Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Love Bomb

                Have you seen No Time For Flashcards “Love Bomb”

                      When I saw it I knew we would have to try it.
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                             We did it as a cooperative art project. 
The children spent half the morning using scissors and hole punches to make the
                        pieces of paper to put in the paper bags. 

 Thankfully a few adults helped out too.

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I prepped the canvas differently by taping our hearts down first and then letting
                                  the children spread glue all over.
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                               Then we started popping the bags.
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          Popping and popping.  Almost every child, that wanted to, had a turn.
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Sometimes it was hard to pop the bag but once it was the bits of paper were
                                    sprinkled all over the canvas.  

We put it aside to dry for a bit.

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Then  it was time to peel off the green hearts.  We had to find them first, hiding
                                  under all the coloured bits.
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         This is our Love Bomb, even the green hearts look splendid.
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 I took some time this afternoon to document and post it in the hall way. 
            Maybe to inspire other classes to give it a try.


  1. What a totally fun idea. Love it.

    1. Sandi, your students would love it. They would probably be better at popping the bags then we were too. Give it a try.