The illustrations in this book are absolutely gorgeous so I knew my Doodlebugs would enjoy recreating these little birds using our painted paper from last week!
The story tells of a little girl and her father waiting for cherries to grow on their tree so they could make a delicious pie. It describes the stages the tree goes through and it is told in a wonderful rhythmic voice :)
After listening and looking at the pictures they were given bird templates and told to make a picture of a bird on a cherry tree branch.
Collage art is always a hit with my Doodlebugs because they get to do two of the things they love most in the world... cut and stick! Cutting is especially important for some key reasons:
Aren't these Doodlebugs precious? Take a look and see what I mean.
Be a fly on the wall in our art room! Take a look at what we do, how we do it and the smiles that I get to see week after week :)