Leaf Man – Leaf Art

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We read Leaf Man (Ala Notable Children’s Books. Younger Readers (Awards)) by Lois Ehlert . After reading the book we went and gathered leaves outside. We also picked up some pine cones. Then we made leaf art work.

What you need: leaves, glue and paper.

Leaf Art

We went outside and gathered leaves.

Leaf Art
Leaf Art

We compared the leaves size shape and color, then put then glued them on paper.

Leaf Art
Leaf Art
Leaf Art

The finished product.

Leaf Art
Leaf Art
Leaf Art

Don’t forget about the Virtual Book Club For Kids link up on Monday September 17th! To see more fun Lois Ehlert books and activities.


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About Cassie

Cassie is a mom of three stomping, romping, and roaring girls. She blogs about fun art and craft activities and printables she makes. She includes the odd review of products every now and then. She also blogs about the places that she has taken the girls called trip reviews. She has a few free printable pack for kids ages 2 to 8 and always adding more. She loves to get comments and feedback and always looking for new things to try or do with her girls.
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7 Responses to Leaf Man – Leaf Art

  1. We made leaf art man too, but I never realized there was a book about him. Thank you for sharing on Read.Explore.Learn. I love the way your man turned out.

  2. We made a leaf man too. It will go up later in the month. I had no idea there was a book called Leaf Man. Thank you for sharing on Read.Explore.Learn.

  3. Great fun! Love making leaf people with little ones! They are always so creative!

  4. Allison says:

    We love leaf art! Great post.

  5. We made a leaf man project, too- it’s so much fun to use natural objects in art.

  6. Bethany says:

    How fun! We are All Year Round Blog Carnival co-hosts and we’ve featured you here http://littlehomeschoolblessings.blogspot.com/2012/10/all-year-round-carnival-september-round.html?m=1 .

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