Dr. Seuss is always wacky and particularly in his book Wacky Wednesday. This lesson lets kids’ imaginations run wild dre
Ever wonder how a hot air balloon rises in the sky? Discover the facts and paint a beautiful balloon. Could it circle th
Sculpt a vase around a recycled container. Embed plastic jewels and other craft items to create a simple, striking gift.
Celebrate the Ch'ing Ming Festival, or any festive holiday, with these Tiny Chinese Kites!
Andy Warhol’s paintings and prints of food are iconic examples of the Pop-art movement. Here students create their own P
Invite children to share some of their favorite foods. Follow-up with a discussion of how nutritious their choices are f
India's Hindu population celebrates Diwali with these colorful scrolls. Make similar paintings and explore this cultura
St. Lucia Day is a family Advent tradition in Scandinavia and Italy. These crowns are worn by girls as part of their cel
When students say, “I have nothing to write about,” use this team teaching activity to inspire creative writing through
Recurring patterns are found in nature in many different things. They are called fractals. Think of a snow flake, peaco
What’s at the center of a galaxy? A black hole! Look WAY beyond a black hole by creating a vivid galaxy and observation
Create a 3-dimensional snowman of winter using Model Magic and found objects.
Roger McGough’s book “What on Earth Can it Be?” is a brightly colored, charming story to jump start any child’s imaginat
Have some fun with fractions! Create a cube to explore fractions with an option to develop an original game.
Students create their own cloud formations with inspiration from the Caldecott Honor book, Sector 7, by David Wiesner.
Invite students to explore why the ability to change color with the seasons is so important to the survival of some anim
In the 1800’s the canal system changed the way freight was moved in our country. Learn more about how mules played an i
Give students permission to explore and "think outside the box" after reading award winning book Not a Box by Antoinette
What changes along with the seasons? Plants? Animal coats? What you wear? The weather? Sports? Students create a 3-D cub
With Twistables Slick Stix Crayons and recycled materials, construct the object of your fear and inhabit it. Be it big l
Big and small colorful circles become flowers and seeds in a colorful garden.
Sparkling snowflakes, raindrops, flowers, or crispy leaves let everyone know that the seasons are changing. What season
Create equations using picture symbols like fruit, bugs, flowers and shapes. Crayola® Dry Erase Crayons inspire young ma
Capture the beauty and variety of fall leaves. Make an accordion book with different-sized leaf prints.