by Elaine Carstairs Beautiful. I suspect the children would have a blast creating this, and then tracing it. This could be a multi-layered, multi-step shadow art project. What WOULD the end result look like?

Wet yarn with glue, arrange on wax paper, allow to dry~Moon~by Elaine Carstairs Beautiful. I suspect the children would have a blast creating this, and then tracing it. - shadow art is very contemporary!

Nature and shadow

Shadow play is an extension on light investigations that is encouraged in Reggio Emilia. This shadow of a tree is exploring the natural world

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Trace the shadow of your sculpture - foil figure or another object with a clearly identifiable shape. Ask, "If I hold the light here, will the shadow move?" Explore how the shadow elongates and shortens as the light is moved.

Schaduw tekenen  Shadow tracing ~ so simple, yet so brilliant. It was this picture that inspired me to get the old light projectors from the school storage, and do a tracing activity for Groundhog Day. The kids loved the light and shadow experiment.

Light-Shadow tracing ~ so simple, yet so brilliant. It was this picture that inspired me to get the old light projectors from the school storage, and do a tracing activity for Groundhog Day. The kids loved the light and shadow experiment.

Outdoor Shadow Faces-photography fun - I will have to do this next year for shadow and Ground Hogs day. What a fun outdoor activity! Recommended by Charlottes Clips

Le talent et les idées de Didier Triglia - Les cahiers de Joséphine

Groundhog Day: Outdoor Shadow Faces-photography fun - I will have to do this next year for shadow and Ground Hogs day. What a fun outdoor activity! Recommended by Charlotte's Clips

Develop a Sense of Wonder - loose parts and shadows- uses patterns and shadows to create interest and curiosity in children

Extraordinary Classroom: The children test their theory- Shadows Move when the Sun Moves

Beautiful light reflection

Outdoor Play Inspiration

Infinite Playgrounds specialises in playground design and construction, including educational play areas and wooden playgrounds.

Exploring Light & Shadow (Reggio)

"What a great way to explore light and shadow in a confined space. The way the objects have been placed on reflective surfaces as well as glass and the use of CDs with their hollow centre creates an awesome aesthetic sure to provoke anyone's curiosity"

Using colour blocks to explore shadow in the Early Years - from Rachel (",)

Using colour blocks to explore shadow in the Early Years

Reflection/shadow play using natural materials. Nido La Casa Amarilla ≈≈

Reflection/shadow play using natural materials. Nido La Casa Amarilla ≈≈ photo only link does not lead to

The shadow screen is a wonderful addition to a classroom. The children have opportunity to build and see objects grow and shrink. The possibilities are endless and when you add translucent objects, colors explode.

The shadow screen is a wonderful addition to a construction area. The children have opportunity to build and see objects grow and shrink. The possibilities are endless and when you add translucent objects, colors explode.

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