Kindergarten students explored the heart shape as they learned how to create a heart shaped stencil.
Students developed their cutting skills in this project as they folded and cut out a heart shape.
Cutting is a difficult skill to master, and everyone builds their skills with this project.
The next step is to use the stencil to create heart shapes.
This step requires focus and the use of two hands in the drawing and tracing process.
Finally students have the opportunity to create many colors and textures on their hearts.
All of the students love the opportunity to express themselves with many new types of art materials.
Here are some examples of their heart designs: