In this lesson children create a delightful array of simple puppets using imagination and a tracing of their hand.
Reinforce understanding of ordered pairs. Students will plot a shape and create a vibrant design.
Retell favorite stories in allegorical paintings created in the style of Baroque painter Sir Peter Paul Rubens.
What kinds of designs have you seen on dinner plates, teapots, and vases? Porcelain is just one of many Chinese inventio
Here’s a bold and bright pop art lesson using Crayola® Markers inspired by the work of American artist Robert Indiana.
Songs, rhymes, and repetition help children keep engaged and make learning fun!
Corn (maize) was a staple in the Aztec culture. Show the Aztec’s sophisticated corn-growing techniques in a realistic di
Build compare/contrast skills and promote interracial harmony with this primitive art peace quilt honoring the lives of
After reading Old Bear by Kevin Henkes, students are inspired to create beautiful seasonal scenes with lots of line and
Students create their own stencils and make an overlapping design with smudged crayon.
Dig deep into an ancient Mexican culture! Recreate colors reminiscent of traditional turquoise and coral found on these
A fresh snowy day is perfect for all kinds of great fun. Let Peter’s experiences in The Snowy Day inspire your students
Imagination soars as one thing becomes something else with this lesson using Crayola@ Crayons inspired by the Crayola@ b
Children are fascinated by animals. This activity provides them the opportunity to create original faces to play with!
Student self-generated portraits are enhanced with figure cut-outs to complement their drawings.
On Chinese poetry and art, a small red square announces, "I made this." Students design a personal Chinese character sta
We’re making a point to break the mold on Pointillism! Experiment with different materials and techniques as you explore
Students investigate a series of African cultures to compare and contrast their use of patterns. Students create an ori
Create fanciful architecture with inspiration from nature like the famous Spanish architect, Antonio Gaudi.
Heroes and heroines are people who step up to help in stressful, challenging times. Students connect with helpers by cre
Bring in some fun and ‘kitschy’ design into your presidential study! Use the Caldecott Medal book So You Want to Be Pres
Students create wearable facts to present information about the decade they were born in.
Discover the world of instruments and the mathematics of music. Design labeled posters of various instruments.
Walks in nature provide opportunities to use all five senses to investigate the changing seasons. Crayola® Washable Mark
In this lesson students create a veritable zoo of animals using Crayola® Acrylic Paint and recycled materials.
Research ancient Egyptian hieroglyphics and tell a wall story with an interesting crayon resist technique.
Create inspirational star banners to motivate creative poetry, invention, and songwriting like that of others inspired b
‘Tis the season to shine! What word or words captures feelings about the holidays?
Students combine art, angles and geometric shapes with portraiture in this project inspired by American artist Samuel Ro
Investigate the emotions of an impending election. What types of expressions do you see? How would you feel if you were
Explore and display textures of tree bark in a patterned arrangement of positive and negative space.
Enjoy the cross-curricular possibilities for your students as they delve into the timely topic of recycling and solving
Frank Stella is an American artist whose minimal, abstract, geometric paintings and prints can be found in famous museum
Students create a paper collage using painted paper and Crayola florescent paint.
Looking for a pizzazzy book report format? Try bas-relief sculpture to add a new dimension to your next presentation!
Create a Polar Bear in his habitat, surrounded by the colorful Northern Lights using blended watercolors.
School can seem like a world of its own! Encourage your students to represent their school in a symmetrical mandala, and
Our vocabulary and lives are filled with words, sayings and things from other countries. They have become part of our ev
How would you like to eat a dinner of insects in the dark?! Bats find their food with echolocation—show how with this mo
Celebrate Chinese New Year with a magnificent dragon parade! Or design this accordion-fold mythical creature to reenact
Break the panic of writer’s block with this visual imaging project! Ask students to draw a detailed sketch or diagram of
Create an original species of fish and write about it. The art will become the cover of the story!
Did you ever want to design your own house...a dream house? Let’s be an architect!
Words count! Discover the power of words in poetry such as Maya Angelou’s Life Doesn’t Frighten Me. Then create a change
Inventions shape the way we live everyday. Create a shining, new invention that will benefit our daily activities!
Why do we have eyes? What do we do with them? Why should we take care of our eyes?
Does animal brain size match body size? Affect intelligence? Sculpt the brains of three vertebrates to compare and contr
Crayola® Model Magic snowmen demonstrate understanding of the different physical forms of water.