What do you do with all those colorful paper scraps at the end of the school year? In Pre-K art we read Color Zoo by Lois Elhert and make scrap animal collages.
|Creating real and invented animals with|
scrap paper and stamped details
is imaginative and fun!
MaterialsAssortment of colorful scrap paper
MotivateRead Color Zoo by Lois Elhert
Discuss what most animals have in common
heads, bodies, arms, legs, tails
Discuss what makes animals unique
sharp teeth, fur, scales, size
Make Scrap AnimalsArrange paper scraps and rip or cut to make new shapes
Glue collage down
Stamp with corks and/or fingers in tempera paint to create textures, patterns, designs, and habitats
Create more creatures with these projects!
Leave a comment about what your kids create!Stamping with Blocks and Tempera
Collaging a Hummingbird
Traditional and Littles Paper Quilling