Art Journaling

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ArtJournal
Art journaling is a great opportunity for preschool children to experience different types of art materials and allow them to experiment with them freely.  I try to incorporate art journals at least once a week in the classroom.  While I occasionally give specific prompts, art journaling is most successful when children are simply given a few open ended materials and are allowed to create anything they would like.  When teachers prioritize process over product, children are a lot more willing to take risks and try something new.   (more…)