Begin with the basic lines. Printing basic lines lays the groundwork for all of the activities in this program. Exploring vertical, horizontal, and diagonal lines again and again in multiple…View Lesson
“To design is the play with the intersection of one’s own ideas and a set of rules” (Joanne Cannon, Head of Technology, Smith College). Young children are designers by nature. Children at drawing/writing centers invest time and derive satisfaction from creating elaborate designs. There is a natural urge to create order and beauty. Everyone – both young and old – enjoys experimenting and creating patterns and radial designs, as well as informal design formations.