Hannah Braun is a former teacher with 8 years of experience in the classroom and a master's degree in early childhood education. She designs engaging, organized classroom resources for 1st-3rd grade teachers.

Spring printmaking activity

Spring Printmaking Art Project

Printmaking for Kids I’m always looking for kids’ art projects that really look like art and this is a good one.  Printmaking allows kids to use paper and paint in a new way! Materials: paper tempera paints plastic page protectors cotton balls clothespins Sharpie markers (optional) 1.  Draw big outlines of flowers and leaves on pieces…

Teacher Humor 16

Today’s teacher humor is inspired by school supplies.  How could school supplies be funny….well, teachers know : ) Creativity is something that we encourage in our students.  Frequently, their creativity knows no bounds, like with school supplies, and all the ways they can think up to use them as things…other than school supplies. Teaching tip…

Teacher Humor 15

For your entertainment, teacher humor! If you’re old enough to remember MacGyver then you’ll get this one.  I notice a few constants with the art projects for kids that I see on Pinterest.  Most involve some kind of genius way to use cheap/free materials like paper plates, paint color cards, toilet paper tubes, etc.  Just…