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Monday, December 14, 2009

Color Books Go Home!

The children were so excited--they got to take their color books home today. After more than two months of working on them, this is a big day for them. Each day after we would finish a page they would always ask if they could,"take it home and show their mom?" Sorry Dad, they want to show mom first.

I will tell you every year I struggle with a cover. This year I gave them a piece of paper that said, "My Color Book." I had different color watercolors out and I let the children watercolor them however they wanted. Some colored the whole paper, some just a small area. After they were dry, I stapled them together and off they want.

I hope everyone enjoyed them!

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Mama King said...

I think they look beautiful! My daughter's preschool hasn't done anything like this...we may have to make one on our own.

Rose said...

They look wonderful! I love the way the covers turned out.

Pink & Green Mama said...

Adorable! I love the rainbow covers : )

Julie said...

These are so cool. I love the idea. Thank you for sharing.
Merry Christmas and God Bless you and your family.

Jen said...

Yeah- good job kids!!

Creative and Curious Kids!

Anonymous said...

I love the color book! Anna had a good time showing Grandma and Grandpa. Having it all in one book is great - better than bringing home one piece at a time.