We are celebrating library week with an invitation for grades 3-6 to do a creative art project related to their favorite book characters. Decorated pumpkins are to come to school on Tuesday, October 23rd. Please do not buy your pumpkin to early as they will be on display for the week. Students can paint or draw on their pumpkin. They can use small accessories. Only one pumpkin entry per student please. There will be small prize awards per class for creativity, humor etc…Students need to carry them to school, so do not buy pumpkins that are too large. This an optional activity.
v You may use pumpkins or gourds or both to create your project.
v There can be absolutely no carved entries. Pumpkins/gourds that have carved will be disqualified To decorate you can use paper, glue, paint, markers, pipe cleaners, fabric, or other craft items on the pumpkin. BE CREATIVE!
v You can use artificial pumpkins (available at craft stores) or real ones.
v Projects must represent a book character from a book/graphic novel. On the entry form you must write the title and author of the book, and bring the book or a picture of the book cover to display with your pumpkin/gourds.You can always check the book out of the library that week.
v This is a home project and entries should be done mostly by the students.
v Do not write your name anywhere on the project.
v When you bring your pumpkin to Ms. Graham, she will take your pumpkin and entry form and assign it a number.
v All projects should be picked up on October 31st. Those that remain past this date will thrown out.