Study the complex, geometric ornamentation of Islamic art. Discover intricate, authentic Zillij designs using math and a
Discover the joy of cooking ethnic recipes! Compile a multicultural class cookbook using metric measurements.
Poems and pictures portray our gratitude for Earth's natural resources.
Hear, read, write, draw and talk about scientist and inventor Thomas Alva Edison.
Heroes and heroines are people who step up to help in stressful, challenging times. Students connect with helpers by cre
Celebrate workers in one's school! Honor volunteers and staff with handmade certificates, medals, or ribbons. Let them k
Create a mini Model Magic® YOU! Students think about body postures as they make a sculpture of themselves doing some of
Students use everyday classroom materials to create a head and shoulders self-portrait with a large, unfolding hug.
See the world in a new way--with the breads people eat. Explore cultural attributes and world populations with a pictogr
Work together as a class to write a script for a play and act out each scene. Students design backdrops on the classroom
Collectively, the seasons create a rainbow. Students identify and draw natural elements from each season. Combined toget
Natural phenomena are endlessly fascinating! Create a model of an erupting volcano and let off some steam.
Teach students to ask questions of the text as they read. Encourage their familiarity with the five Ws using a search-an
Children often need to make difficult choices in order to help their families. Read a picture book about such a child in
Discover the beauty of the Great American Seal. Recreate this national emblem with Crayola™ Color Sticks™ Colored Pencil
What is a tsunami? Find out more by creating a picture based on the Japanese painting The Great Wave.
Create a classroom book! Combine short narratives with art to make a compelling piece of original literature.
Who’s eating these flowers? Why do the leaves have holes? Find out which insects are feasting at The Leaf Café!
In perfect lines and rhymes the story of Madeline, by Ludwig Bemelmans, tells the tale of twelve little girls through ra
Create an educational poster about the historical women of the U.S. space program called The Mercury 13.
Make up a story or tell one you already know by illustrating it on recycled CDs! Students create a traditional Sioux sto
Is a picture worth a thousand words? Use art to make a point with a political cartoon.
Introduce young students to maps by having them create their own map with lines for roads printed with car wheels.
A weaving activity demonstrates the art of crafting a story, layering patterned strips to build a dynamic mat of colors
Create a paper weaving in the style of the Ashanti people of West Africa. In this project artists learn the meanings of
This exercise in visual literacy introduces students to a visual form of note taking that leads to exciting storytelling
Build compare/contrast skills and promote interracial harmony with this primitive art peace quilt honoring the lives of
Children love to imagine what they may become. Imagine with them, as they visually explore possibilities after reading
Be inspired by Sol LeWitt’s installation and create a five pointed star.
For cultures around the world, trees symbolize a creative source of magical stories. Under their branches, stories unfol
Get to school safely each day! These miniature traffic signs help young children learn about road safety while they play
Creativity and fun erupt as students use their knowledge of simple machines to build toys!
Create a replica of the U.S. White House! Learn about the building's history, architecture, and its famous occupant's ro
This cards-on-a-clothesline activity is a low-tech, high-touch activity for math beginners. Who’s ready to count and cru
Play with place value as children use Crayola Dry-Erase Crayons, dry-erase boards, as well as tens and ones manipulative
Invite students to explore the mysteries of the bottom of the sea, depicting ocean animals, plants, shipwrecks, and unde
The inspiration for the “Then and Now” project explores how we decide what is desirable or beautiful and how that aesthe
What symbols or logos would you use to represent the three branches of the U.S. government? Students mark important pass
Where does the sun appear in your sky at different times of the day? Use Crayola® Dry-Erase Crayons to record your data
Can one person make a difference? Find out how Thurgood Marshall's legal career in Civil Rights shaped the lives of peop
Imagine standing in the Egyptian desert at sunset. Ahead of you are the magnificent Egyptian pyramids. Capture your drea
Explore how gravity and the moon affect tides. Find out how tides are useful to man.
Drawing cartoons is a great way to encourage young writers and illustrators.
Relish William Blake's immortal poem "The Tiger!" Students select a favorite tiger species to illustrate in realistic de
Create Native American-style masks. Those who wear them were thought to be granted super powers! Imagine what powers you
Tick, tock, it’s time to help students learn to read analog clocks with this quick, dry erase activity.
Free to play? Or busy with homework? Hang these colorful signs on your door so you can concentrate!
Design money, open a store, add up purchases, make change—this game is packed with consumer math!