The magical garden of Claude Monet



First and second grade students have been learning about the artist Claude Monet during the second nine weeks of school.


Students were introduced to the artist Claude Monet by viewing his paintings and learning about him through the story “The Magical Garden of Claude Monet” by Laurence Anholt.


A young girl discovers a beautiful garden and befriends the man she believes is the gardener. In fact, he is the garden’s owner, the immortal artist Claude Monet.


The students really enjoyed viewing Monet’s paintings 0f his garden at Giverny and learning about his life.


Everyone loved the magical quality of Monet’s paintings and how the light guided him in his paintings through the years.


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