How in this media rich era can we use students’ creative energy to develop original songs and visual posters that captur
Combine geometric designs while honoring the entire universe! Discover how colors and shapes have meaning in traditional
Does something need to be perfect to be beautiful? Middle school students will reflect on broken objects and create “fra
Build, sort, and classify geometric solids, then store them in a box with information about each figure.
Transfer your knowledge of the color wheel to a color cube!
Who can grasp solid geometry? Make 3-dimensional shapes to manipulate into polyhedra using Color Explosion™ paper.
Who wants homework on weekends? Find out how statistics can be misleading by creating your own survey to purposely slant
Miniature Portraits are remarkably small-scale paintings used as personal keepsakes or as jewelry from various cultures.
Base this lesson on a local zoo and let math be the inspiration for a science connection. This lesson is all about fract
Explore the complex geometric designs of the South Indian Kolam paintings with sidewalk chalk.
Brighten any environment with three-dimensional critters made from recycled materials inspired by the whimsical woodcarv
Students create textured illustrations of endangered species in their environments with this lesson in ecology and scien
Introduce, or refresh, the concept of surface area to your students with an investigation into the Joel Shapiro “Untitle
Students create art in the Op Art style using measurement.
Wait! Don’t throw that bottle cap away! In this lesson you will re-purpose objects thought of as trash to make an amaz
Students can create anything 2-dimensional on a Crayola® Dry-Erase Board. Take a digital image and upload to a class dro
Students listen to a variety of musical instruments/musical styles/and interpret the sound variations using lines and sh
Inspire discussion of basic human needs and world peace with this mobile design project. Integrate social studies, langu
Create a paper weaving in the style of the Ashanti people of West Africa. In this project artists learn the meanings of
Combine physical science, math and visual art! Create a symmetrical mask using paper straws. Use the hollow ends of th
Imagine having to move to a new ‘home’ taking with you only possessions you could carry. What would you take? Leave behi
Creating, presenting and responding to works of art are explored in The Private/Public Self project. This creative multi
As an opening activity to the school year, get to know your students' ability to follow directions with this symbolism a
Recurring patterns are found in nature in many different things. They are called fractals. Think of a snow flake, peaco