The magical garden of Claude Monet

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

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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.

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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.

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

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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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