Art projects a part of students' learning about Hansel and Gretel

January 11, 2013 | 6:00 a.m. CST
From left, Sam Hecht, 7, colors clay while Joanne Kee, 6, does the same during Ann Mehr's art class at Lee Elementary School. The children were experimenting with color and lines on clay candy as part of a unit based on "Hansel and Gretel." Other art projects on the same theme included clothes pins as well as gingerbread houses.

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