Lewis and Clark Elementary School, Ruther Glen, VA

Lewis and Clark Elementary School, Ruther Glen, VA

Lewis and Clark Elementary School, Ruther Glen, VA

Created by Lewis and Clark Elementary School, Ruther Glen, VA

Artists: Ms. Hamlett’s, Ms. Hickman’s, Ms. Geer’s, Mrs. Smither’s and Ms. Gibbon’s (SPED) Kindergarten Classes

Title: An Apple A Day

Teacher: Mrs. Underwood

Theme: A Good Piece of Land

Materials and techniques: Acrylic paints, oil based paint pens, and muslin cloth.
First I sketched a large tree. Then I guided students one at a time to paint: the tree, the sky, the grass, the apples and the leaves.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes, we did.

About: This Dream Theme location is near our school, therefore allowing students and their families to easily visit the summer exhibit. Ideas were expressed by students working collaboratively or individually.

Lewis and Clark Elementary School, Ruther Glen, VA

Created by Lewis and Clark Elementary School, Ruther Glen, VA

Artists: Ms. Harvey’s, Ms. Scott’s, Ms. Smith’s and Mrs. Bandura’s 1st Grade Classes

Title: Colorful Ground Carpet

Teacher: Mrs. Underwood

Theme: A Good Piece of Land

Materials and techniques: Acrylic paints, oil based paint pens, and muslin cloth.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes, we did.

About: This Dream Theme location is near our school, therefore allowing students and their families to easily visit the summer exhibit. Ideas were expressed by students working collaboratively or individually.

Lewis and Clark Elementary School, Ruther Glen, VA

Created by Lewis and Clark Elementary School, Ruther Glen, VA

Artists: Ms. Toburen’s, Mrs. Butzner’s, Mrs. S. Hall’s, Mrs. Bandura’s and Ms. Curry’s (SPED) 1st Grade Classes

Title: Nature’s Way

Teacher: Mrs. Underwood

Theme: A Good Piece of Land

Materials and techniques: Acrylic paints, oil based paint pens, and muslin cloth.
First, I sketched 3 large bare trees. Then I guided students one at a time to paint: parts of the tree trunk, the sky, the grass and then colorful leaves.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes, we did.

About: This Dream Theme location is near our school, therefore allowing students and their families to easily visit the summer exhibit. Ideas were expressed by students working collaboratively or individually.

Lewis and Clark Elementary School, Ruther Glen, VA

Created by Lewis and Clark Elementary School, Ruther Glen, VA

Artists: Mrs. Graninger’s, Ms. Mair’s, Ms. Sacra’s and Mrs. Smither’s Kindergarten Classes

Title: Yum Yum Plums

Teacher: Mrs. Underwood

Theme: A Good Piece of Land

Materials and techniques:
Acrylic paints, oil based paint pens, and muslin cloth.
First I sketched a large tree. Then, I guided students one at a time to paint: parts of the tree, the sky, the grass, the plums and the leaves.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes, we did.

About: This Dream Theme location is near our school, therefore allowing students and their families to easily visit the summer exhibit. Ideas were expressed by students working collaboratively or individually.

Lewis and Clark Elementary School, Ruther Glen, VA

Created by Lewis and Clark Elementary School, Ruther Glen, VA

Artists: Mrs. Milliner’s, Mrs. Pavick’s, Mrs. Beazley’s, Ms. Upshaw’s and Ms. Gibbon’s (SPED) 2nd Grade Class

Title: This Land was Made for You and Me

Teacher: Mrs. Underwood

Theme: A Good Piece of Land

Materials and techniques: Acrylic paints, oil based paint pens, and muslin cloth.
First I divided the cloth into three sections. Then I divided each of those sections into smaller sections for the classes according to the number of groups and individuals.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes, we did.

About: This Dream Theme location is near our school, therefore allowing students and their families to easily visit the summer exhibit. Ideas were expressed by students working collaboratively or individually.

Lewis and Clark Elementary School, Ruther Glen, VA

Created by Lewis and Clark Elementary School, Ruther Glen, VA

Artists: Mrs. Herbert’s, Mr. Scott’s PreSchool Classes and Ms. Pataky’s, Ms. Gibbon’s ESCE classes

Title: A Pear For You

Teacher: Mrs. Underwood

Theme: A Good Piece of Land

Materials and techniques: Acrylic paints, oil based paint pens, and muslin cloth.
I sketched a large bare tree and 2 baskets. I guided students one at a time to paint parts of: the tree, the pears, the leaves, the grass and baskets.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes, we did.

About: This Dream Theme location is near our school, therefore allowing students and their families to easily visit the summer exhibit. Ideas were expressed by students working collaboratively or individually.