Folklore meets science when researching rain stories, create a mobile demonstrating the stages of the water cycle, and w
Using knowledge of simple machines, create an original machine that would make life easier. Use Crayola® Dry-Erase crayo
Go around the bases the British way! Create an authentic Rounders playing area, and learn to play baseball as the Englis
Students use simple measuring to create scale as the design and annotate a map to their houses, or from their houses to
Advocate passenger safety recommendations by creating original bumper stickers designed with hand-made Crayola® Model Ma
Create a unique pocket for the adorable character Corduroy from Don Freeman’s picture book A Pocket for Corduroy.
Learn about Buddhism, a philosophy of life that emphasizes wisdom and kindness, which is followed by people around the w
You have been asked to design a special robot. Your robot can do special tasks just for you.
Discover the timeless beauty of Native American designs. This parfleche is so contemporary!
Mystery writers coordinate story elements to develop surprise endings with hidden illustrations.
Blue bumble bees and iridescent beetles; colorful insects add drama to the landscape. Some even provide clues to technol
Intrigue classmates with a Mystery Map using hidden words, facts, and hints to locate treasures.
Ever examine tiny insects through a magnifying glass? Draw your favorite bugs from different angles. Quick, do it before
What is a community? One way to view a community is to create a map of a town, neighborhood, or region. Draw maps of dif
Imagination and problem-solving go to work as children check out real bugs and create their own.
Students investigate several paintings of night skies by Van Gogh; then discuss stars, planets and their relationships i
Design and build a model raised bed garden using your imagination, recycled cardboard, and Crayola Colored Pencils.
In “Max Found Two Sticks” by Brian Pinkney, Max expresses himself through rhythmic sounds. In this activity, students dr
Students sail away on miniature Crayola® Model Magic boats that they research and create themselves!
Students use numbers they are familiar with to create a design repeating the numbers that are created with various lines
Design an ad to convince classmates to read a wonderful book! Create a market for enthusiastic book reports.
Study the many organic shapes of flowers through the eyes of Georgia O’Keeffe. Create a drawing inspired by local plant
Bananas are a ubiquitous fruit—but what do children really know about them? Explore how banana plants grow, their fibers
Transform a simple pinch pot into these swimmingly slick creatures that live beneath the sea.
Learn about flower structures and their functions then create original pencil drawings that burst with blooming colors!
Which item does not fit with the others? Recognizing similarities and differences is creative fun with this anytime game
"The Busy Tree" by Jennifer Ward inspires students to create original outdoor environments using their body parts as mod
Capture a character from your original story of life in a castle.
Explore the life cycle of butterflies with a fluttery mobile. Find out how to attract these fragile, beautiful creatures
Students will draw a Picasso like portrait using Crayola Oil Pastels on black paper.
Follow the searching line technique used by Alexander Calder in his sculptures, mobiles, and paintings as you create an
Students draw a river or road using one point perspective and add an original poem to complete this work.
Affirm self-image and visualize success by creating original artwork showing the achievement of personal goals.
Students will construct a a painting tool and manipulate it with magnets to create an abstract piece of art.
What wonderful item did Alexander Graham Bell invent? History and technology come together in this recycled construction
Kandinsky's Concentric Circles inspires students to create "one/artist's trash is another artist's treasures."
When Canada celebrates its anniversary on July 1, the sun shines in the north—both night and day. What’s different betwe
Students create an abstract design combining fractured shapes to make whole images. Note: Students will create fractured
Only recently could Canadians establish their own laws. Learn more about the country’s history and the Constitution Act
What makes a pattern? How do we combine patterns to create quilts?
On Remembrance Day, Canadians honor fallen heroes and heroines. Create a 3-panel display to show why and how this event
Students construct an abstracted landscape from a photo. Students use patterns to create various parts of the landscape
Egyptian culture is something that intrigues young and old alike. In this lesson students create their own 3-D canonic j
Immerse yourself in the Pennsylvania folk art tradition of hex signs. These colorful creations incorporate history, math
Read and respond to the fantasy literature, comparing and contrasting characters by building your own 3-dimensional mode
Patterns are all around us – in nature, in our homes, on paper and online. Learn more about patterns and create your own
How can something so small be so spectacular? Explore the structure of carbon, the foundational element for all living t
Have fun with reading comprehension! Tell the events of a story through original drawings.