Architecture reflects both time and place. Explore the intriguing characteristics of buildings in ancient Asia.
Construct a twelve-sided paper globe to display facts learned while exploring Antarctica.
The inventor of the mobile and stabile was the American artist, Alexander Calder. In this lesson students will create ki
Setting goals helps everyone to achieve success. This activity will showcase the goals of members of the whole class in
A famous section of Beijing, the capital of China, is surrounded by a moat. Imagine being in The Forbidden City, where a
Study homes and habitats from the past then move into the future to construct innovative new living spaces.
In Greek mythology, Athena is the goddess of wisdom, her emblem is the owl. Long considered the “wise old owl”, this le
Focus on historic achievements and positive role models with this collaborative monument making project.
Base this lesson on a local zoo and let math be the inspiration for a science connection. This lesson is all about fract
Imagine building a replica of the Great Wall of China! Start with one section and add to it all year as you learn more a
The continuing destruction of the world’s rainforests has enormous effects on life. What can be done to help stop the de
Families are on the move—today and yesterday. Explore children’s journeys to new lives through powerful poetry and art.
The Leaning Tower of Pisa is one of the most fascinating structures in Italy. It took hundreds of year to construct. Fin
If a tea cup was suddenly made from fur could you use it in traditional ways? Creative and unexpected use of textures w
Look deep into an Ancient culture, and decode a visual language of simple dots and lines! Use these symbols to create a
Create a dreamtime symbol in the style of modern Aboriginal culture.
Face painting is an ancient tradition! Explore the creative designs used by Australia's native peoples, who have painted
Connect with an ancient culture with Model Magic masks! Discover what role masks played in Aboriginal life, and apply th
The inventor of the snowmobile, a French Canadian named Bombardier, inspires creativity! Construct inventions with recyc
Students study building design, learning new vocabulary, then put their learning to work as they present relief tiles of
Pond life is fascinating! Create a realistic scene that's teeming with plant and animal life.
Students apply their knowledge of living things above and below the ground in a watershed ecosystem by painting an illus
What happens when your wheelchair won't fit in a movie theater or you can't see well enough to cross streets safely? Mak
You're are the engineer and architect! Design and build a sports stadium of your dreams.