So, I was substituting today and got to see that the project that I started with the fourth graders was completed and put on display. It looks pretty awesome in person. The regular art teacher had them just make paper snowflakes instead of the felt ones that I envisioned, but it still looks like I imagined it would. I was so excited to see it up on display in the hallway, so I snapped a picture with my cell phone and here it is:
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Learn to Teach.Teach to Learn.: Color Block Quilts Grade 4: "This lesson is one that I developed by borrowing ideas from lots of different sources. It is a great lesson because it teaches students abou..."