Art and Craft With Ms Ope
In this art and craft class, students will use their fingers to manipulate art materials.
37 total reviews for this teacher
Completed by 1 learner
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learners per class
$4 per week
Over 4 weeks
No live meetings
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This class gives children a sense of achievement and allow them to take pride in their work which builds confidence. When kids use their fingers to manipulate art materials, they are developing their fine motors skills as they use those small muscles in their hands. Art allows children to develop their creativity which is important throughout their lives. By doing something creative, you allow for self-expression and foster mental growth in children by providing opportunities for trying out...
When a topic is taught, making a craft on the subject drives home the lesson for the students. So, crafts and paintings help the children learn more and create an everlasting memory for them. I have also and still in training on how to teach arts to students.
Week 1 & 2: Milk Carton Puppet Play To make the glue Maizina / Corn starch Water Pot Stove Materials Your home-made 'glue' (recipe above) Utility knife Scissors Skewer Pipe cleaner 2-3 A4 pages of normal copy paper Paint brush Newspapers (cover table to protect it from the "glue") Empty milk carton. Square or rectangular. Detail elements. Egg carton, bottle caps, scraps of paper and cardboard Duct tape, Stapler, Glue gun 2nd Class materials Scissors Watercolor paint/ Tempera watercolor cakes Paintbrush Water in a container Oil Pastels Duct Tape Decoration items: pipe cleaners, foam sheets, bottle caps, corks, color paper, googly eyes, etc. Glue Stapler Hot glue gun Week 3: Wind Power Wooden peg 4cm bolt with flat end and a nut 2 x beads that fit over bolt Scissors Strong tape e.g. duct tape Glue gun Skewer Hole punch A3 thick white paper Pen/pencil Colouring in supplies: markers, pencils, watercolour paints/tempera paints. Week 4: 3D Face 1 x A3 white page, 200 – 240g paper Coloured paper Pencil Black marker Glue stick Scissors Colour: tempera watercolour cakes/paint, bowl of water, paintbrush and crayons/pastels Decorations: Coloured paper, foam sheets, stickers, pieces of felt/fabric, wool, etc. Bonus: Gliding Gremlin Paper straw Thin rope Scissors A4 thin cardboard (white or brown) Scraps of foam sheet, felt or colour paper Punch Duct tape or any other strong tape. Pipe cleaners or wool/ yarn Sharpies, oil pastels or colored pencils Watercolor/ Tempera watercolor cakes Water in a bowl and a paintbrush (optional) Glue stick Pencil 1 x A3 white page, 200 – 240g paper Coloured paper Pencil Black marker Glue stick Scissors Colour: tempera watercolour cakes/paint, bowl of water, paintbrush and crayons/pastels Decorations: Coloured paper, foam sheets, stickers, pieces of felt/fabric, wool, etc.
No live meetings, and maybe some time outside of class.
This class will require the use of materials like scissors, utility knife, glue gun, etc. All of these except the scissors will be prepped by the adult before the class.
A Preschool/Elementary Teacher
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
37 total reviews
96 completed classes
Hi! I'm Mrs. Opeyemi Olanipekun (though my friends love to call me Mrs opi). I am passionate about teaching having been raised by a teacher. I am super excited to meet your child. I love teaching preschoolers and elementary students. My best...