Do animals have feelings? Read about famous animals who have displayed human like emotions. Create expressive “pet portr
Freeze an adorable face forever in this frosty frame.
Create a classroom book! Combine short narratives with art to make a compelling piece of original literature.
What shapes are people’s houses? Discover diverse dwellings—and make dioramas representing them—from around the world.
Students extend the story in the book Extra Yarn by placing themselves into the storyline.
Make a simple moveable painting in watercolors and markers to illustrate how tides affect the life and landscape along t
Create a “Mondrian-like” world by simply using squares, rectangles and primary colors!
Jeremy is a little boy who never leaves his room until the demanding monster he draws to entertain himself forces him to
Create a multi-media weaving that pops with texture and is crowned with a majestic bird drawing.
Confront those scary fears of bumps in the night with this lesson. Students draw parts of monsters and reassemble in a c
Charles Darwin was a naturalist and geologist best known for his evolutionary theories. While visiting the Galapagos Isl
Students can create anything 2-dimensional on a Crayola® Dry-Erase Board. Take a digital image and upload to a class dro
Create a city of geometric shapes and primary colors as seen through the eyes of the artist, Piet Mondrian.
Explore nature and art through Eric Carle’s book about a busy spider.
Have fun with color in a way that Andy Warhol did! Use copy machine copies as the basic work while students focus on the
The book, Swimmy by L. Lionni, inspires a paper painting mural by students recreating a major event in the book! Art an
Polka dots with stripes…peanut butter burritos…that’s just the beginning of “mismatches” for delightfully diverse Mariso
Where do children feel most at home? Children identify and represent settings where they feel comfortable and cozy.
Collectively, the seasons create a rainbow. Students identify and draw natural elements from each season. Combined toget
Create these splashy fish as you count with author Lois Ehlert of Fish Eyes.
Create a torn and cut paper collage of a Brown Bear in Winter, using printmaking to create falling snow.
Combine movement into active learning and art making in this lesson. Students learn and express concepts in radial symm
Get inspired by reading the book “Leaves” by David Ezra Stein. Watch your students bloom with confidence as they create
There is just something that mesmerizes kids about the ability to draw on dark paper and have it turn out great. The nig