Teach students to ask questions of the text as they read. Encourage their familiarity with the five Ws using a search-an
Discover the beauty of the Great American Seal. Recreate this national emblem with Crayola™ Color Sticks™ Colored Pencil
Discover how the past affects the future—with a triarama that shows a country’s history, people, and traditions.
These triangles twist and turn! How many different triangles can you suspend on a mobile?
What is a tsunami? Find out more by creating a picture based on the Japanese painting The Great Wave.
Respond to books by creating new story scenarios with this paper plate story spinner.
Create a classroom book! Combine short narratives with art to make a compelling piece of original literature.
Make up a story or tell one you already know by illustrating it on recycled CDs! Students create a traditional Sioux sto
Ukranian eggs are some of the most beautiful artwork in the world. In this lesson, students are afforded the opportunit
A weaving activity demonstrates the art of crafting a story, layering patterned strips to build a dynamic mat of colors
Eloise Greenfield is the inspiration for illustrated poems about things you love!
Who’s eating these flowers? Why do the leaves have holes? Find out which insects are feasting at The Leaf Café!
Budding authors are drawn to this unusual format. Illustrate a story setting. Then use Crayola® Ultra-Clean Markers to w
Kids want to be writers. But no one wants to be an “okay” writer. Teachers want all of their students to be the best wri
Start a script-writing career! Launch a career as a famous author! Try cartooning or advertising! Design storyboards lik
Build compare/contrast skills and promote interracial harmony with this primitive art peace quilt honoring the lives of
Use ears, eyes, hands and imagination to create a colorful underwater scene as described by a partner.
Inspired by Susan Karnovsky's "Billy and the Magic String", students will create string illustrations and tell stories a
Use paper plates and colorful Crayola® Paint and Markers to design an original sun.
Design your own underwater exploration invention using recycled materials.
Use your imagination as diving gear as you swim down deep to the ocean floor.
For cultures around the world, trees symbolize a creative source of magical stories. Under their branches, stories unfol
When you look out on the ocean, what do you see? Underneath those cool blue waves are mountains and canyons, just like o
Use Crayola® Colored Pencils and Crayons to display the chemical elements of the periodical table on large, colorful inf
Get to know the living things in the great big underwater world.
Students extend the story in the book Extra Yarn by placing themselves into the storyline.
Imagine standing in the Egyptian desert at sunset. Ahead of you are the magnificent Egyptian pyramids. Capture your drea
Get to school safely each day! These miniature traffic signs help young children learn about road safety while they play
Press cool textures into Crayola® Model Magic. Cut creative shapes. This multilayered wallhanging will WOW everyone!
Drawing cartoons is a great way to encourage young writers and illustrators.
This cards-on-a-clothesline activity is a low-tech, high-touch activity for math beginners. Who’s ready to count and cru
How can you paint with gravity? Explore the beauty of pure, flowing hues with this abstract method of coloring paper.
Make your very own jewelry to wear or give as a gift! Combine coils of Model Magic® modeling compound with Crayola Glitt
Invite students to explore the mysteries of the bottom of the sea, depicting ocean animals, plants, shipwrecks, and unde
Where does the sun appear in your sky at different times of the day? Use Crayola® Dry-Erase Crayons to record your data
Honor Unknown Soldiers with a memorial. Make a replica of a landmark tomb or design an original structure.
Save the Earth’s limited resources by planning. Combine trips to go places. This early mapping experience helps pave the
Where can your family recycle cans, bottles, and newspapers? Create a colorful 3-D reminder to reduce landfill space!
An exercise in pure imagination! Students take an Oops and turn it into a piece of art.
Where do balloons go when they fly away? Explore funny balloon-escape stories and write an imaginary story about the whe
Students become super sleuths! Play hide and seek with words.
Do you wonder how to organize your thoughts for a compare/contrast assignment? Record the information on a colorful Venn
A quick and easy lesson incorporating art, literature and health using Crayola® Markers and Colored Pencils.
Make a paper template of your body to pose in different actions, then trace it for an action scene.
Create an aluminum foil printing plate then design a collage with your printed papers.
Use alliteration in fantasy animal poetry then create a drawing using letters to form patterns and textures.
Are you as sly as a fox? Loyal as a dog? Students sculpt imaginary animals that have traits in common with themselves!
Brighten any environment with three-dimensional critters made from recycled materials inspired by the whimsical woodcarv