KinderArt Blog

First Week of School Icebreakers

The first days and weeks of school can be exciting and terrifying, all at once. Arming yourself with a few “getting to know” you exercises can help ease you and your students into the next school year. Below we have listed some ideas contributed by you, our readers. If you have an Icebreaker Idea to share, visit our Contributor’s Page.

Help Your Child Learn to Write Well

Helpful hints and tips, and pointers for parents so their children can look at the world with an eye for expression and thought through writing.

Introduce Your Kids to Art

Art is important for more than your child’s creative development. Find out how you can introduce your kids to art.

Newspapers in the Classroom

If you have students who love to write stories, draw pictures and organize information, why not create a classroom newspaper?

Pets in the Classroom

Should you consider introducing a pet in your classroom? Here’s what to consider.

Piet Mondrian: Breaking it Down

Piet Mondrian, is  known for his paintings featuring black lines and blocks of primary colors. However, he actually began his artistic career as a landscape artist.

Reasons I’m Not Homeschooling My Kid

A few years ago when I was throwing around the idea of homeschooling my daughter, I had a discussion with a friend of mine over coffee and goldfish crackers while our kids played with wooden trains.

Saving Your Child’s Artwork

A common problem for parents of creative kids is what to do with all of that artwork. This article offers several tips and ideas.

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