Lesley Mitrakis

Lesley Mitrakis

Lesley Mitrakis
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Geometry Fun through the arts!  I have a geometry unit coming up for my 5th graders.  I think I will use this idea but include some parameters for my kids.  For example, I could require the shapes in the center to be twice the size of the same shapes on the outside - as if looking through a magnifying glass - just to add some more math!

Geometry Fun through the arts! I have a geometry unit coming up for my 5th graders. I think I will use this idea but include some parameters for my kids. For example, I could require the shapes in the center to be twice the size of the same shapes on the outside - as if looking through a magnifying glass - just to add some more math!

Lesson on foreshortning. Foreshortening is a complicated thing to figure out in art, even for experienced artists. This project gives young artists a chance to try their hands at it.

Lesson on foreshortning. Foreshortening is a complicated thing to figure out in art, even for experienced artists. This project gives young artists a chance to try their hands at it.

Kids Art Projects - Watercolor Circle Art. The results are always eye catching no matter how kids chose to paint it!

Kids Art Projects - Watercolor Circle Art. The results are always eye catching no matter how kids chose to paint it!

Everyone gets a square with a quarter circle, this is the end result- could be a good ice breaker beginning of year activity by shannon

Everyone gets a square with a quarter circle, this is the end result- could be a good ice breaker beginning of year activity by shannon

Everyone gets a square with a quarter circle, this is the end result- could be a good ice breaker beginning of year activity by shannon

Everyone gets a square with a quarter circle, this is the end result- could be a good ice breaker beginning of year activity by shannon