Students draw favorite animals and include descriptive adjectives in their artwork.
Imagine gliding past lush tropical islands, dramatic glaciers, or crystal clear ice floes! Get ready to cruise the Carib
Capture shadow puppets by tracing them and turning them into stick puppets.
How are the seasons one of nature’s most important cycles? Design the cycle of seasons as a circular calendar using Dry-
Create a mask for a classroom masquerade! Have your students pick their favorite animals and display their knowledge of
Bit by bit our trash pile grows; where it will end, nobody knows! Show you are smart; turn your trash into art.
Combine the science of fireworks, the art of written language, and the visual arts of fields! Use amazing new technology
Create a symmetrical design. Use vibrant colors for a stunning kaleidoscope effect!
Create an original classroom book! Each student will create his own page in this fantastic display of language arts and
Imagine the splendor of Imperial Russia! Recreate this lavish era with a jeweled egg crafted in the style of Fabergé.
The simple alteration of a photograph can speak volumes! Students combine the use of negative and positive space with la
A comparison of two world cities leads to a pictorial and written report.
A famous section of Beijing, the capital of China, is surrounded by a moat. Imagine being in The Forbidden City, where a
Let your paintbrushes 'dance' as colors are swirled, dotted, mixed and more to create beautiful skies for a torn paper l
Gild torn-paper edges and make golden leaf imprints on this decorative frame. Display original poetry, photos, or other
Smile for the camera! Let's take your picture!
Explore Prince Edward Island with Anne of Green Gables! Draw and describe this enchanting Canadian island in an accordio
Explore and respond to the work of Ansel Adams, creating original black and white pencil landscape drawings of the Sierr
What came first, the chicken or the egg? Students watch chicks emerge from their shells and make models of them. This am
Explore the complex geometric designs of the South Indian Kolam paintings with sidewalk chalk.
What's swimming in front of your eyes? Are those swaying anemones plants or animals? Fill an imaginary aquarium with und
The inspiration for the “Then and Now” project explores how we decide what is desirable or beautiful and how that aesthe
Short stories come to life with captivating puppets—and engage students from start to finish. Script writing and puppet
What happens when collage, printmaking, and math converge? Amazing artwork is created! In this lesson, students will cre
Create an aquatic scene on glass waving through the sea life with alliteration.
You're are the engineer and architect! Design and build a sports stadium of your dreams.
Looking for truly imaginative poems? Read Shel Silverstein! Write creative verses and display them on a beam of light.
Everyone collects something. And like the characters in “A Three Hat Day” by Laura Geringer, our collections give us com
Students use their knowledge of geometry to skate the Polar Regions with the Arctic animals!
How can an empty water bottle that is dropped in a stream in America end up on a beach in Africa? How could birds and ot
Explore Chinese culture, language, and traditional symbols. Discover how to write numerals with Chinese characters.
It’s a herd! It’s a flock! It’s... collective nouns! Explore and illustrate these nouns that indicate a specific collect
This lesson delivers all the beautiful bright creaminess of paint with none of the mess! Students learn about arctic art
Ukranian eggs are some of the most beautiful artwork in the world. In this lesson, students are afforded the opportunit
Combine art and wonderful words! Students will love creating big words and combining them with beautiful illustrations!
Have your students mastered Simon Says; Red Light, Green Light; and Mother, May I? If so, try out this challenge!
Create an Avonlea landscape that takes your breath away! Experience the beauty that L.M. Montgomery’s Anne of Green Gabl
Make Way for Ducklings! Create dioramas depicting scenes from this children's classic about a family of mallards who liv
In this lesson students create a veritable zoo of animals using Crayola® Acrylic Paint and recycled materials.
Transfer your knowledge of the color wheel to a color cube!
Discover what daily life is like for children around the world. The captivating Maya’s World series is a springboard to
Bring nature's designs indoors with these golden leaf-printed bookmarks. For gifts, make matching picture frames, gift w
Count, subtract and add—in English and Arabic! Children create furry stick-puppets to keep track of how many donkeys are
What happens when you mix up your paint colors?
How are illuminations used in books? Find out about fancy fonts---and make your own decorative designs. John Hancock wou
If a tea cup was suddenly made from fur could you use it in traditional ways? Creative and unexpected use of textures w
"The Foot Book" by Dr. Seuss inspires children to create Kandinsky-like abstract paintings.
How did you remember that? Students create original color memory games to assist with developing fine motor skills and v