How strong is spaghetti? Challenge kids to invent a way to find out! This STEM challenge is a lot of fun, and you won’t need much in the way of materials! Here are the materials we used: 1 package of spaghetti 2 sheets of styrofoam – purchased at Hobby Lobby Books Wooden blocks We started our...Read More »
Jessica Rimondi I like how the paint validates the emotions and expressions within this portrait, by the limited palette it structures the shapes and forms. Then to have a deeper depth of what is trying to be convey and incorporated by the use of the paint with the techniques being able to enforce the concepts. I would like to experiment with my own developments to have a source of vivid expression, to allow the painting to speak for itself and not have any narrative connotation towards it…
Scissor skills activities for kids. These are developmental ways to practice scissor skills and teaching kids to cut on the lines. Also, all of the skill areas needed in order for kids to accurately cut lines and shapes.
Swedish company Träullit produce Dekor Tiles from an environmentally-friendly recyclable material, made from ‘wood-wool’, cement & water. This combination of natural components is simple & clever. Wood fibres make the tiles sound-absorbent & give the product a heat-insulating, heat-retaining quality. This contributes to lower energy costs, reducing environmental impact. Cement provides strength, moisture resistance & fire protection. http://www.traullit.se/product/produkter/traullit-dekor/
Choose a limited harmonious or complimentary colour palette. Think about your chosen colours are symbolic. What do they represent? Recycle pre-existing black & white observational studies and create a spectacular composition. Work to your strengths and choose a colour material that fits your skillset.
18 boat crafts for kids to make. Expressive arts; creating a boat, consider use in free flow play- providing materials and a water bucket with children free to create their own model! Understanding the world- floating and sinking, properties (strength). Use for small world play
Strength of Materials and Theory of Elasticity in 19th Century Italy: A Brief Account of the History of Mechanics... (Paperback)
Strength of Materials and Theory of Elasticity in 19th Century Italy: A Brief Account of the History of Mechanics...