Anansi is the African spinner of stories for young and old. Catch one of his stories and save it in your own accordion
Join in the fun of Mardi Gras! Have a ball making these elaborate, decorative masks. Display them for Halloween and othe
Build a kaleidoscope to experiment with visual perception.
Students investigate several cellular structures-animal-plant-human. Students choose a structure to create in a 3-D scul
Superpowers belong to all sorts of imaginary super heroes. Why not design your own super hero in the form of the Africa
Watch a garden of Fibonacci flowers spring to life in the classroom as students discover a mathematical pattern in natur
What does the shadow know? If it’s a shadow across a sundial, it knows the time of day. Experiment with shadows and time
Students go on a short field trip to the out of doors to observe weather conditions and document what they see on dry er
Explore cultures through clothing, using a variety of Crayola Colored Pencils and construction paper to make 3-D models
Represent the spirit of hope with a classroom display of sunny daffodils. Plant flowering bulbs and learn how communitie
Students show their knowledge of butterfly anatomy—and line symmetry! Sculpt a clay butterfly that is fragile, beautiful
Students identify favorites in this exciting activity!
Explore the rich visual culture of ancient Egypt! Create a captivating multimedia portrait in historic Egyptian style.
What fruits are in season? Are they grown without harmful chemicals? Students draw a picture of their favorite fruit, li
Parade with a one-of-a-kind Chinese Dragon puppet. Celebrate Chinese New Year, the country’s literature, or other aspect
How are the seasons one of nature’s most important cycles? Design the cycle of seasons as a circular calendar using Dry-
Pyramids were build block by block. How much did they weigh?
Vivaldi inspires paintings incorporating symbols of the seasons.
Explore the ancient artwork of Moroccan culture! Design a mosaic, called a zillij, full of brightly colored, recycled Mo
Create a symmetrical design. Use vibrant colors for a stunning kaleidoscope effect!
Children read newly published books that are contenders for the Newbery and Caldecott prizes and promote their choices w
Combine art and wonderful words! Students will love creating big words and combining them with beautiful illustrations!
Do cats curl up with tails around their noses? Or dogs fling a paw across their faces? Create pets in delightful poses t
A comparison of two world cities leads to a pictorial and written report.