Created by Pescadero Elementary School, Pescadero, CA
Art in Action docents: Alejandra Ortega – Transitional Kindergarten, Kindergarten, Lissett Ortega – 1st grade, Helena Pisani – 5th grade, Lindsay Alsadir – Preschool (ages 3 and 4)
Art in Action coordinator: Mrs. Alsadir
Title: Exploration and Innovation through Flight
Theme: Science / Technology
Materials and techniques: Donated fabric for panels, felt, fabric glue, fabric paint and acrylic paint.
Did you enjoy this project? Yes, students, parents, teachers and art docents enjoyed working on The Dream Rocket.
About: Adventure by Air: Discovery, Exploration and Innovation through Flight.
This was an opportunity for our elementary school students to learn more about flight and the science, technology and exploration behind it. Art docents created lesson plans for their class based on grade level and ability. Class projects varied in theme: Local birds – PreK, Rescue planes – TK, K, Types of Flight Propulsion – 1st grade, First Manned Landing on the Moon – 5th grade. Students will have a field trip to the Hiller Aviation Museum to see their artwork on display.