Fashion can be fabulous and informative! Discuss what different types of clothing can tell you about a person. Use your
Does animal brain size match body size? Affect intelligence? Sculpt the brains of three vertebrates to compare and contr
St. Lucia Day is a family Advent tradition in Scandinavia and Italy. These crowns are worn by girls as part of their cel
Get to know characters of Raven legends from Pacific Northwest America’s native nations. Create puppets with a theatre t
Young children enjoy problem solving. Invite them to use their knowledge to design, make, and decorate a unique creation
Design a butterfly with this quick and fun project for science class!
Investigate the authentic clothing worn by European immigrants to North America; then create historically accurate hats
Which ball is bigger, basketball or soccer? Tennis or baseball? Measure and compare sizes and shapes of balls used in cl
Children are fascinated with color. This lesson affords students the opportunity to connect a known color with its writt
Snuggle up to read a good book about sleep, then write a book report about it on a quilt. Craft a bed with a recycled bo
Vivaldi inspires paintings incorporating symbols of the seasons.
Weave a basket? Sure! Explore how the Caribs of Dominica use natural materials to create beautiful handcrafted baskets.
Students use their knowledge of fish to practice sorting.
Create a colorful mobile with your favorite flying creatures. Combine various bug body types into a delightful display.
Create a 3-dimensional snowman of winter using Model Magic and found objects.
Test force, motion, and friction. Build an adjustable roller ball race track with a cardboard box.
Ever wonder how a hot air balloon rises in the sky? Discover the facts and paint a beautiful balloon. Could it circle th
Explore and respond to the work of Marcel Duchamp, creating a collage of a reworked face.
How to decorate for Halloween? Why not make a cool, spooky garland featuring your favorite scary story characters!
Design a box to hold yummy recipes from diverse family food traditions. Collect them in the classroom and around the wor
Invite children to share some of their favorite foods. Follow-up with a discussion of how nutritious their choices are f
How can your class become a community of learners? These self-portrait paper dolls encourage everyone to become better f
Map your own neighborhood—or anywhere you can imagine—and create a place to play on the playground at the same time.
Head for Australia to stage your own Melbourne Cup! Make thoroughbred fun with a racing board game.