Aug 8, 2015
Toddler Art Class: Arranging Stones
Today's topic: Arranging Stones
rocks (purchased from a craft store or just gathered from your nearest pile of rocks)
What we read:
Stick and Stone / Ferry, Beth
we also discussed the artwork of Andy Goldsworthy--
Stone / Goldsworthy, Andy
What kids do:
Push the rocks around and listen to the noise they make on the tabletop--
Hindsight Tip: This one was pretty smooth, just make sure if your class skews young to not have any that are choking hazard size. And make sure you have plenty of rocks for everyone to use!
Variations to try: We could have added in glass "stones" or playdough to make stacking stones easier, but I decided to keep it simple.
Here's your moment of zen--