One of our goals is for the children to see themselves as an artist, to develop the appreciation of art no matter how messy it is.
Art promotes creativity, confidence, problem-solving skills, patience and determination, and teamwork. Art is also a way for children to express their thinking, interest, and stories.
For the first two weeks of school, the Nursery children were engaged/encouraged to explore different art materials and messy/sensory, play-based and hands-on exploration.
….so when a child goes home messy from exploring,