To introduce the activity, we talked about the importance of friends and working together. Then, I showed them the following drawing of tree:
|Only about a 5in. square...I drew this tree with a Sharpie pen on artist quality canvas paper.|
If you are a parent of one of my students, I welcome you to come in and take a look at our "Friendship Tree." The children, with their keen attention to detail, will even be able to point out their own thumbprint!