Week 5

In the Garden

There are so many things to explore in the garden, whether you are looking at beautiful flowers or wiggly bugs. This week we will be using art and yoga to explore some of the things we can find in the garden.

Line and Shape Flowers with Homemade Watercolor Paint


  • Watercolor Paint OR Food Coloring OR Water-based Markers
  • Water
  • Cups
  • Brush
  • Paper
  • Pencil

Find out how Ms. Jenni shows us how to make our own watercolor paints with only a couple items you have at home then use the paints to make a flower painting by watching the video below.



  • Pipe cleaners, wire hangers, or twist ties
  • Pencil

Ms. Jessi shows us a fun way to create bugs out of 2 simple materials.

Tissue Paper Flowers


  • Pipe Cleaner
  • Tissue Paper
  • Construction Paper
  • Scissors

In the video below, Ms. Jessi shows us how to create flowers out of tissue paper.

Yoga & Art: In the Garden

Watch this video to look at three paintings and practice a yoga pose inspired by each artwork.