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Festival of Lights Bulletin Board

Friday, December 04, 2009

Every year, my students and I do the December bulletin board at school - it's the only way I can ensure it's multi-cultural and not Christmas only.

So this year, we did a Keith Haring style Festivals of Lights - Chanukah, Christmas, and Kwanzaa. I couldn't figure out how to incorporate Eid Mubarakh, which I think is coming to a close about now (I'm fuzzier on the Muslim holiday calendar) - but I figure 3 major holidays in one board is pretty good.

Plus the students practiced their enlarging skills since they enlarged the initial drawing; practiced cutting; had to interpolate (expand the drawing to show what is behind the overlapping objects); and learned about several winter holidays.


Member Comments About This Blog Post:
SAPNA. 12/5/2009 1:25PM

    SO pretty. I am ashamed to say I dont know what Kwanzaa is all about. Please tell me about it.

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JLPNURSE 12/5/2009 11:50AM

    Very nice

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