Category Archives: 3rd grade

Gala Peview Party

The unveiling of all the class gala projects! It was so nice to see all the work in one place, presented so well.  They looked fabulous and I hope each piece finds an amazing home. Advertisements

Gala Peview Party

The unveiling of all the class gala projects! It was so nice to see all the work in one place, presented so well.  They looked fabulous and I hope each piece finds an amazing home.

Gala Art: Class Portrait Posters

These class portraits are bursting with character.  Posters will be available to buy at the gala! Super cute.

Gala Art: Class Portrait Posters

These class portraits are bursting with character.  Posters will be available to buy at the gala! Super cute.

3rd Grade: Thinking Machine Scratch Art

How do thoughts get made?  That is the question that prompted this lesson.  I had the third grade students brainstorm ideas as they prepared their scratch art surface by first coloring a blank sheet of paper with colorful crayon marks

3rd Grade: Thinking Machine Scratch Art

How do thoughts get made?  That is the question that prompted this lesson.  I had the third grade students brainstorm ideas as they prepared their scratch art surface by first coloring a blank sheet of paper with colorful crayon marks

Gala Art: 3rd grade landscapes

A very colorful galla project! Each student created a square by reproducing an abstract section of a sketch and adding a variety of patterns in warm and cool colors.  They used oil pastel and watercolor to achieve super vibrant colors. 

Gala Art: 3rd grade landscapes

A very colorful galla project! Each student created a square by reproducing an abstract section of a sketch and adding a variety of patterns in warm and cool colors.  They used oil pastel and watercolor to achieve super vibrant colors. 

ART AT THE LA JOLLA PUBLIC LIBRARY

The Torrey Pines Elementary students are the featured artists at the La Jolla Public Library.  Their artwork will hang in the kids section for the month of April.  Please check it out while the show is still up.

ART AT THE LA JOLLA PUBLIC LIBRARY

The Torrey Pines Elementary students are the featured artists at the La Jolla Public Library.  Their artwork will hang in the kids section for the month of April.  Please check it out while the show is still up.

3rd grade paper mache, finished!

After three class periods working on paper mache fictional animals, the kids finished yesterday! Yay, and they turned out so well!Materials we used: for the skeleton: small paper cups, balloons, pipe cleaners, Popsicle sticks, masking tape, foil. for the skin:

3rd grade paper mache, finished!

After three class periods working on paper mache fictional animals, the kids finished yesterday! Yay, and they turned out so well!Materials we used: for the skeleton: small paper cups, balloons, pipe cleaners, Popsicle sticks, masking tape, foil. for the skin:

Art Cart: After School

Every Tuesday and Thursday after school, from 3:30-5:00, students have the opportunity to explore artistic disciplines in a workshop based stetting.  One day and two day workshops focusing on the exploration of different mediums, techniques, processes, and artistic approaches will

Art Cart: After School

Every Tuesday and Thursday after school, from 3:30-5:00, students have the opportunity to explore artistic disciplines in a workshop based stetting.  One day and two day workshops focusing on the exploration of different mediums, techniques, processes, and artistic approaches will