Creative Early Childhood

CREATIVE CLASSROOM IDEAS

Child using eye droppers and dye to create an artwork

Art Explorations

Self-directed student explorations with artists’ creative process (e.g. printmaking, watercoloring, found-object sculpting).

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Two kids at the Denver Art Museum enjoying reading a book together.

Book Recommendations

Books that take a creative approach to viewing the world with questions to spur creative conversation.

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Museum educator exploring objects with young students.

Creative Practice

Ideas to be incorporated into daily or weekly routines to encourage more creative teaching practice.

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Young children exploring a creative art installation at the Denver Art Museum

Lesson Sparks

Ideas to spark creative planning; Object stories, artist quote or interview that gives teachers a great idea for their class.

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