October 2 marks the anniversary of the very first publication of Peanuts (1950)! This is one of the October “special days” the kids were interested in. Yeah, I’m interested, too. I grew up on Peanuts. Below are some resource links to follow as we learn and have fun with Peanuts.
See the first Peanuts Comic! https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:First_Peanuts_comic.png
Peanuts History Article http://content.time.com/time/arts/article/0,8599,2022745,00.html
Charles Schultz biography and printables http://makingartfun.com/htm/f-maf-art-library/charles-m-schultz-biography.htm
Faith Based Video https://www.museumofthebible.org/book/minutes/147
Read Peanuts comic strips free online http://www.gocomics.com/peanuts
Character Profiles https://www.peanuts.com/characters/
Step by step instructions for how to draw Charlie Brown, Snoopy, and other Peanuts characters http://www.dragoart.com/tags/tuts/1/2945/how-to-draw-charlie-brown-characters.htm
Blank Comic Strip Printables for making our own comics http://www.printablepaper.net/category/comics
The Peanuts theme song http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OQybajU2GNk
Theme Song Piano Lesson https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bh5C1F1QNAg
Theme Song Piano Tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tidspc7AYkE&t=24s
Easy Theme Song Piano Tutorial for Beginners https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T8ASSPA8OLE
Peanuts Quiz (easy)-
Peanuts Quiz (difficult) –
And in case you’re wondering, I am going to give this study credit for literature (winks), art, music, history, and creative writing. We may get a PE credit too – football kicking and baseball pitching seem to go along with the whole Peanuts theme.