Tuesday, March 23, 2010

Elephant Collage Remix







I did the same Eric Carle inspired elephant collage project with my 2nd kindergarten class with a few changes. Instead of newspaper we used black construction paper with 3 different tints of gray. To create texture we used bubble wrap, cardboard and spikey rubber balls. For some added whimsy and color I have a butterfly punch that they can use with scraps of brightly colored textured paper.

4 comments:

  1. I am in love with this! I can't wait to do it with my students!!!

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  2. These are so great! I never did an 'Eric Carle' lesson, but should have I suppose ;) Thanks for this post, you convinced me!

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  3. cute! Did you have an elephant template for them to trace or did you teach them how to draw them?

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  4. Elephant pictures are such a big hit with the kids. Adding the textural element is
    a nice touch! Thanks for the post!

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