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just a little frida kahlo from my art teaching job…

Saturday, January 16th, 2010

i recently taught my 3rd grade students about frida kahlo.  it was inspired by seeing her exhibit two summers ago…it is featured on my school’s website now. below is a little blurb about it.  you can read the rest and see a picture by clicking the link here:
http://mytinyurl.com/f5sj18j6pz

The 3rd graders are creating a self-portrait using influences from what they learned about Frida Kahlo.  One important aspect about Frida’s self-portraits are she painted objects and animals such as monkeys, cats and nature in her backgrounds…