What do those symbols mean? How are they used? Dig into math operations with these colorful learning tools!
Capture a character from your original story of life in a castle.
Link the visual and language arts! After drawing memories in the style of folk artist Clementine Hunter, classmates tell
Create a notebook with nutritional information about fruits and veggies. Stay healthy, fit, and informed about food choi
Students will draw a Picasso like portrait using Crayola Oil Pastels on black paper.
Explore ancient Egyptian hieroglyphics! Invent a secret code and make an authentic-looking cartouche.
Hidden images magically appear from within a grid of geometric shapes when students use contrasting colors to define the
Students draw a river or road using one point perspective and add an original poem to complete this work.
Students learn about Josie’s carvings after reading Pictures of Hollis Woods. What kind of carving would Josie make of t
Assist students with making real-life connections between their study of shapes with famous artists that employed shape
Students will construct a a painting tool and manipulate it with magnets to create an abstract piece of art.
Imagine you lived in a castle in France, Germany, or Italy during the Middle Ages. What crops would grow on the land? Gr
Measurement meets words in this combined math and literacy learning experience as children investigate the name of their
Kandinsky's Concentric Circles inspires students to create "one/artist's trash is another artist's treasures."
Is it a setting for a Medieval play, contemporary mystery, or royal family? This castle comes complete with finger puppe
Addition and subtraction story problems are sweeter with cherries, cherry pies, and cherry trees.
Explore the mysteries of caves as you create original crayon resist cave scenes.
Yen, Euro, Dollar, Peso, Pound, Rupee, Ruble, Baht, and Yuan - Explore the world of international exchange rates with ba
What makes a pattern? How do we combine patterns to create quilts?
Transform yourself into a fantastic new creature, using design elements and principles of visual organization to make a
Get to know classmates by interviewing each other. Connect with new friends and stand them up in colorfully creative cat
Students construct an abstracted landscape from a photo. Students use patterns to create various parts of the landscape
Explore celebrations across the globe! Capture a celebratory moment of your own by designing a colorful fabric banner!
Bring out the baby pictures! Kids track what they've learned-how to walk, talk, ride a bike-and chart major milestones i
Immerse yourself in the Pennsylvania folk art tradition of hex signs. These colorful creations incorporate history, math
Students trace around their hands to imitate the look of intricate henna designs on paper. These traditional, temporary
Patterns are all around us – in nature, in our homes, on paper and online. Learn more about patterns and create your own
Read and write myths and legends about celestial bodies then portray the personalities of the sun, moon, and stars in Mo
What would you wish for if you had three wishes? Students make "magic" pebbles and create a flap book to show their wis
Have fun with reading comprehension! Tell the events of a story through original drawings.
Reach for art supplies—and reach for the stars, set goals and dreams for the future!
Storytelling meets math when you write stories in which your hero is a magical, math-ical dragon!
Many works of art and architecture are made by using one or two shapes in a repetitive pattern. Repeating patterns are
Why do some thermometers show two different temperatures? Students create their own dual-scale thermometer.
Observe the pulling power of magnets by making your own amazing maze! Use magnets to guide figures around turns, into d
"When Marian Sang" by Pam Munoz Ryan, a picture book that deals with following one's dreams and persisting in the face o
After experiencing a read aloud of "Chameleons are Cool" by Martin Jenkins students create an original environment with
Combine movement into active learning and art making in this lesson. Students learn and express concepts in radial symm
Pretty purses and bulging backpacks and all around us! Design a distinctive bag with special features to accommodate a s
Bring attention to good causes with an awesome fundraising container. Turn the container into a reusable surface with cl
Do wish you had a magic button to make larger addition and subtraction math facts easy? Use this strategy to turn addend
Tackle those plural groups head on and help your students make a tool for them to remember the odd ones out. This card s
Explore symmetry by examining the human face.
This pillow will “pop” with color, line and style! Inspired by the Pop art movement, this three dimensional creation wil
Start with a Geometric Shape and change it into something new with tearing, gluing and your imagination!
What's behind Albert Einstein's frizzy hair, wiry mustache, and penetrating eyes? Find out and create a bas-relief mask
Students create playful pop-ups to present character studies of mythological figures using colored pencils, markers and
Celebrate the Festival of Lights with a handmade challah cover. Children are delighted to help prepare for this holiday,