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Week 13 Winter 2013

Preschool/Kindergarten

Building KNex, Numbers and Telling Time and Tangrams

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Mandarin

Learning more characters and an art activity for learning names of people in the family.

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LEGO

Engineering is Elementary

Testing Triangular, Rectangular and Circular Columns: which is strongest/weakest?

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Engineering is Art

Learning more about Flemish Still Life Painting Techniques.

First, looking and learning: what were the expensive colors (comparing vermilion red)? What were the differences between still life painting and portraiture?

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Secondly, learning how to create glazes with transparent paint: Indian Yellow, Crimson Red, Ultramarine Blue and Sap Green:

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Finally, applying them on our Still Life Paintings:

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