Weekend at the Shore in Paintings: Fine Art and... Craft!
It's shore time! Let's look at famous shore paintings, listen to the story, get inspired, and... create a beach craft! #creative
246 total reviews for this teacher
3 reviews for this class
Completed by 3 learners
learners per class
55 minute class
There are no open spots for this class, but you can request another time or scroll down to find more classes like this.
During the class, students will listen to the story about a man visiting riverbank and seashore for his weekend holiday. While "accompanying" the main character, children will be introduced to famous artworks by Cassatt, Gauguin, Glackens, and Seurat. They will have a chance to discuss the paintings, noticing (among other things) the colors of the water. I will use story, games, and discussions to draw children's attention to the mood of presented artworks and evoke children's personal...
The students will learn (or review) what artists do and what type of paintings are called seascapes. During the craft time, children will exercise their fine motor skills and will be encourage to use their creativity.
Materials for Craft: • Cardboard sheet (cut out from cereal or cookie box) • Tissue paper OR construction paper in blue, grey, or green colors • ¼ cup of sand OR whole wheat flour (OR any other flour that looks like sand) • White modeling clay or playdough • Small seashells (optional) • Stickers of fish, jellyfish, starfish, and/or seaweed (optional) • Markers or crayons • Scissors • Glue • Scotch tape
55 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
For the craft portion of the class, parental guidance is required for younger students (ages 4-5) for the use of scissors and other materials. Parental guidance is recommended for older students (ages 6-7).
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
246 total reviews
403 completed classes
I am a graduate of Temple University in Philadelphia with bachelor degree in Psychology. Also, I studied Early Childhood Education in Israel and Ukraine. Before I started teaching on Outschool, I've being teaching creativity classes inspired by...