Butterflies are Free

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It’s time to think butterflies!

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Look at this site for great butterfly information and images:

http://www.nps.gov/band/learn/nature/id-of-common-butterflies.htm

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There is a butterfly mobile for sale here:

https://shop.nga.gov/item/432976/butterfly-mobile/1.html?utm_source=Real%20Magnet&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=72019924

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If you have a bit of garden you may want to plant a butterfly bush.

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http://www.bhg.com/gardening/design/nature-lovers/butterfly-garden-plants/

Today’s Assignment: Include butterflies in your creative efforts today.

Blue Man Group Contest Promotes Creativity

The Blue Man Group has a contest!

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See more about the contest here:

http://www.blueman.com/fpea-invent-instrument-contest

See them perform here:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Elcq2bqENMM

If you want a milder version of the water and light show for your toddlers, consider this bathtime fun with light sticks:

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(photo credit: Emily Weaver Brown)

Today’s assignment:

1. Create a non-traditional percussion instrument.

2. Perform!

3. Document your findings in writing.