After reading this book by Nancy Carlson, students created self-portraits. I walked them through a step-by-step demonstration of drawing a head, neck, shoulders, and details & then let them go to town. I don't like giving Kg. students too much specific direction, because their art is so innocent and creative. They are natural artists at this age and I love to see what they come up with!
On the second day, we reviewed the ABC pattern from the story and created the watercolor border to go around the self-portraits. Here are a few of our masterpieces: