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More Houses and Home – City at Night

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As part of our houses and homes theme the children made some beautiful artwork of a city at night. The paintings are done using a collage technique but with a background influenced by Van Gogh’s Starry Night.

I got the idea from a wonderful website called Deep Space Sparkle which has many amazing ideas for arts and crafts.

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Chinese New Year

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As we are an international school with so many children from all over the world I really love to celebrate all the different holidays. As Year One were presenting the school assembly this week I thought that it would be great to teach the children about China and the Chinese New Year so we could perform something in honour of it for assembly.

 

 

 

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Dinosaur Art

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As part of our dinosaur theme the children made these beautiful dinosaur drawings. They used black chalk pastel to draw the outline of the dinosaur and coloured chalk pastel for the dinosaur and the background. I encouraged them to design their dinosaur in any way they wanted and to use one colour for the ground and one colour for the sky.

The results were excellent as you can see . . .

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