RovingFiddlehead KidLit

Stone Giant

May 13, 2015

Every block of stone has a statue inside it and it is the task of the sculptor to discover it. Michelangelo In Stone Giant: Michelangelo’s David and How He Came to Be by Jane Sutcliffe, Michelangelo does just this; discovering David within¬†the¬†giant piece of marble that had troubled the city of Florence for years. Even […]

Flannel Friday: Art Vocabulary Cards

November 9, 2012

I have a simple offering today that speaks to the many types of literacy that benefit children. I’m sure we’ve all used calendar art for children’s crafts at one time or another. I received a calendar a few years ago with a different piece of art for each day. I realized that a lot of […]