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How To Make a Jam Comic

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Share this Post The Great Big Jam Comic is a COLLABORATIVE cartooning activity taking place on Twitter! It began when five MYSTERY CARTOONISTS created the first five pages. Cartoonist #1 …

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Jumbies-Inspired Upcycled Masks

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Upcycle egg cartons and odds and ends from your art supplies to create your own masks. Perfect for readers’ theater, independent play, or decorating a book display – make your masks colorful, creepy, or anything in between!

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A Different Pond: Sky/Pond Reflection Paintings

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The illustrations of A Different Pond show the beauty and magic of a starlit sky reflected in a body of water. No matter how simple the activities taking place – gathering sticks, laughing at jokes, catching fish – they all seem more special and significant against the gorgeous backdrop. With a few simple art supplies, your little readers can create their own Sky/Pond reflection paintings.

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Things To Do Poetry Mobile Craft

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The picture book Things To Do inspires us to do something crafty. This Poetry Mobile craft plays with the fluidity, motion and magic of poems in a concreted way and makes a beautiful decoration. It’s a perfect way to bring language and art together with children of any age.