Learning about the world through art
Tuesdays Sports Day program Topic was Digestion & Nutrition with children picking Blood Oranges from the Garden & learning fine motor skills & coordination to make delicious a fresh juice. Jas, the teacher spoke of the components of this system in their bodies that are needed for the eating process & what aids the body… continue reading »
Today s topic was based on representing a living animal of the Jurassic era & what environmental conditions & features of this era needed to create a realistic portrayal in a multi media sculpture form. Teaching of the earths features & temperature experienced during this Geological Time frame was discussed. Using sustainable & natural materials… continue reading »
The Beauty of small classes, fresh air & inspiration to learn.
Friendships with kindness, joy, love, & inspiration.
Embracing Natural learning spaces, materials & the Beauty of Mother Nature
Sanding, basic engraving, weaving & painting on the topics of Animal Kingdoms through Art to form a representation of an Animal or habitat to discover groups & what & why they belong in particular Kingdoms.
“Learning About Land Forms Through Art” I could run endless classes on the wonder of the differences on earth it is so fascinating. Having children be intrigued in Geography & the Geological features of places around the world using all natural material s just fell into place with so much interest & enthusiasm .
Busy little fingers learning a new skill, persisting, engaging & balancing their hand & eye coordination.
A spark of fascination brings forward a spark for learning…
Learning of humans similarity of behaviours to animals were discovered in our “Learning about Aboriginal History through Art Class”. The class was lead with a Spirit animal quiz from Tahlia & then intricate multi media representations of that animal followed.
A natural flow of hand & eye coordination was guided with the children and lovely to witness.
Creating a natural interest & fascination for a child to learn.
Heart & Hand – Learning about Local land forms through photography. Learning the 3 most important elements of photography. 1 . Composition 2. Lighting 3. Contrast A fun excursion walk to our local beach.
Heart & Mind with Shauna. Learning the importance of insects, their physical features & their habitats.
Sensory experiences from the Garden can help connect a child s entire body to learning.
A lot of determined & fascinated little hands were involved in crushing, experimenting & discovering colour pigments from nature for our desert sunset paintings. Learning about what features class as a desert & what locations are known as Deserts in the world & Why is it so dry?
Such amazing scenes from the children. We used all natural materials and learned of of Arctic & the Antarctic Locations, habitats, seasons & positioning of the sun.
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Our Vision for a Garden School with “Heart & Hand”. A children flourishes within a nurturing & living environment. Their senses are awakened, developed, discovered & understood. In an environment of thriving, ever changing plants and wild life a sense of belonging & connecting to the natural world is comforting, real & fascinating to a… continue reading »
Tuesdays sport & tutoring , Wednesdays Tutoring & Art .Friday Mornings fitness, tutoring & Art from . Prices are $22 – $28 (Discount included). Prior Bookings and minimum of fortnight payment required to reserve places , materials & planning in the Garden school.