Enjoy a month with The Build Your Masterpiece Class Read, Paint, Cook (plus NEW science and poetry) daily activites to celebrate the season, special holidays and famous artists and people's birthdays throughout the month of April!
This learning pack was created for you to add in some fun lessons during the month of April, in the Read, Paint, Cook theme! Check out what learning topics and famous people we will be learning about below, and take a look at our updated photos of this learning pack.
Read, Paint, Cook Activity Calendars for 2020, to 2025
Art Project: Rain-inspired Art Project with Watercolors and Artist Spotlight on Erte.
Science Experiment: Make a Rain Cloud 2 Ways
Poetry Trace and Color: Rain By Oliver Herford, 1863 - 1935
Recipe: Sky Jello with Whipped Cream Clouds
2.Unicorns & Raphael PLUS Artist Spotlight on Raphael to celebrate his B-Day on April 6th (1483)
Art Appreciation: Portrait of a Lady with a Unicorn and Vision of a Knight
Artist Spotlight: Raphael, Italy, 1499-1520
Recipe: Pink Chocolate Unicorn Poop
Poetry Trace and Color: "The Unicorn" by Oliver Herford
Worksheet: "My Poem About a Unicorn"
3.Happy Birthday Thomas Jefferson April 13 (1743)
Thomas Jefferson's Spotlight with book list
Thomas Jefferson Coloring Page with traceable quote.
Monticello Art inspired by pictures of the Estate, that also include tracing quotes from Thomas Jefferson.
4. National Jellybean Day April 22
Jellybean Lesson plan with book list
Art Project: Jelly Bean Art
Science Experiments: Jellybeans & Sugar Crystals in 3 Different Liquids
Trace and Color: "How Many jellybeans can you count?" and "How many jellybeans are in the jar"
Recipe: Jellybean Topped Sugar Cookies
6. Birds & James Audubon ( his B-Day on April 26th)
Book list about Birds and James Audubon
Bird Craft: Hand Print Birds
Activity: Make a Recycled Bird Feeder
Poetry Trace and Color: "The Bird At Dawn" by Harold Edward Monro 1879 - 1923
Recipe: Wild Birds Trail Mix
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