Introduce young students to principles of physics and design with this colorful boat making experiment. Have fun on the
Challenge your students to come up with examples of as many real-life fractions that they encounter with every day. Will
The canals and gardens of Xochimilco, Mexico, are filled with history and environmental interest for tourists and reside
Explore Thailand then make miniature lotus-flower rafts in the tradition of the Loy Krathong festival.
This simplistic line drawing is blooming with color and fragrant with friendship.
Modern art really appeals to students. Find out how Abstract Expressionists approach their work—and explore how artists,
Poetry, stories, warm colors and wet-on-wet watercolors for fall.
Display information about backyard birds on 3-D bird mobiles.
After studying the artwork of Canadian artist Norval Morrisseau, students sketch an “aerial view” of an animal or insect
Who can be an artist? There are plenty of well-known people but there are also lots of ordinary folks who are creating a
Step back in time to create a modern version of Americana! Use your knowledge about types of lines, too.
Students explore how food groups contribute to our health. In doing so, they design reusable shopping bags to remind the
What do bugs, fish, frogs, and fruit all have in common? Bats eat them! Create a 3-D science project that shows bats’ ea
"The Foot Book" by Dr. Seuss inspires children to create Kandinsky-like abstract paintings.
In this World Peace Day activity, children imagine what other people's lives are like as they contemplate "walking in an
Mae Jemison made history on the Endeavour spaceship—an apt name for her many accomplishments. What must students endeavo
Wood to make pencils is harvested from forests. Discover how pencils have an environmental impact—and why reforested woo
Create a bright "master" design with geometric shapes. Use it to make amazing reverse-symmetrical drawings and mirror im
Did you ever find a footprint in mud and wonder what animal made it? If left untouched for thousands of years, it would
Environmental science, math, and art team up! Find out how much of the Earth is water and how much is land. Students mak
Check out state and national flags to find designs that demonstrate fractional color divisions. Students design their ow
Using knowledge of fractions, students will create a visual illustration of fractional parts with the aid of Crayola® Dr
Invite students to use fractions to create unique representations of the heart.
Students show their knowledge of butterfly anatomy—and line symmetry! Sculpt a clay butterfly that is fragile, beautiful