Combine simple shapes and splashes of color to create Klee-like castles.
Each student creates a card with a vocabulary word and a visual representaion of that word, then the cards are used to p
Using knowledge of simple machines, create an original machine that would make life easier. Use Crayola® Dry-Erase crayo
Explore symmetry with this engaging project! Students create colorful shapes and divide them into symmetrical halves.
Students create playful pop-ups to present character studies of mythological figures using colored pencils, markers and
These 3-D topographical maps keep students on top of geography — and its terminology!
The Maori culture of New Zealand creates beautiful pieces of artwork featuring Koru designs. Master this motif in a colo
Ever wonder how a hot air balloon rises in the sky? Discover the facts and paint a beautiful balloon. Could it circle th
Students use simple measuring to create scale as the design and annotate a map to their houses, or from their houses to
Start a discussion about the difference between visual texture and real texture.
What do plants need to grow? Draw predictions and results with Crayola® Dry-Erase Crayons as you experiment with sunligh
Cook up some fun by converting common recipe measurements, like tablespoons and cups. Record the conversions on a colorf
Discover the differences between Realism and Stylization in art, and show off your own unique style!
Invite children to share some of their favorite foods. Follow-up with a discussion of how nutritious their choices are f
Create a unique pocket for the adorable character Corduroy from Don Freeman’s picture book A Pocket for Corduroy.
Draw rectangles to create an original tile design. Decorate tiles with original designs to create a vibrant piece of ar
What would a 'Minion', who looked like you, look like? Image an Minion that had all of your characteristics!
"Cool Penguins" by Jeff Bauer is the inspiration for students' original artwork focused on the lives of penguins living
In the 1800’s the canal system changed the way freight was moved in our country. Learn more about how mules played an i
Students talk about animals and their habitats and mix paint to create a wildlife scene.
You have been asked to design a special robot. Your robot can do special tasks just for you.
Measure and design! Determine the perimeter of a space and create a map of your favorite room.
Students recycle cardboard cereal boxes into large alphabet letters, and create decorative relief patterns using liquid
Songs, rhymes, and repetition help children keep engaged and make learning fun!
Ruff, Ruff, Where's Scruff? by David A. Carter inspires a farm collage illustration, using shapes and line patterns to a
It's all about details! Use adjectives to write about a dream mansion and include details in your pencil and marker dra
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
Introduce, or refresh, the concepts of 3-dimensional shapes and volume with your students. Investigate Joel Shapiro’s us
Create a classroom book! Combine short narratives with art to make a compelling piece of original literature.
Students create their own stencils and make an overlapping design with smudged crayon.
With Twistables Slick Stix Crayons and recycled materials, construct the object of your fear and inhabit it. Be it big l
Students create a hat to protect them from the sun. What elements do you need to include?
In “Max Found Two Sticks” by Brian Pinkney, Max expresses himself through rhythmic sounds. In this activity, students dr
Introduce, or refresh, the concept of surface area to your students with an investigation into the Joel Shapiro “Untitle
Creating, presenting and responding to works of art are explored in The Private/Public Self project. This creative multi
Children are fascinated by animals. This activity provides them the opportunity to create original faces to play with!
Use scale as you plan a realistic fantasy garden of all of your favorite fruits and vegetables.
Is there a creature in your milk carton?
Students use numbers they are familiar with to create a design repeating the numbers that are created with various lines
Which foods have seeds inside? Investigate the size and shape of seeds from tasty fruits as you create a colorful compar
Perfect before, during, or after any lesson, this “anytime” activity fosters curiosity and response to learning. Just gr
Students create wearable facts to present information about the decade they were born in.
Children create shapes out of everyday materials.
Miniature Portraits are remarkably small-scale paintings used as personal keepsakes or as jewelry from various cultures.
Transform a simple pinch pot into these swimmingly slick creatures that live beneath the sea.
Have fun with sponges and paint! Students create a beautiful collage of fun shapes.
What will the future hold for your town? Students will explore how technology influences progress as they create a color
Research ancient Egyptian hieroglyphics and tell a wall story with an interesting crayon resist technique.