Bugs are flyers and crawlers, diggers and wigglers! Discover the biology of arthropods and then show insects at their be
Designing frames is a fun way to explore geometric features.
Children are fascinated with color. This lesson affords students the opportunity to connect a known color with its writt
Does animal brain size match body size? Affect intelligence? Sculpt the brains of three vertebrates to compare and contr
Explore abstract expressionism by studying the works of Wolf Kahn and create a unique landscape using Crayola® Oil Paste
This rainforest mural is teeming with plants and animals. Some of them jump right out on their accordion-fold springs!
Students use their knowledge of fish to practice sorting.
Snuggle up to read a good book about sleep, then write a book report about it on a quilt. Craft a bed with a recycled bo
Build vocabulary by playing with a word and its synonyms. This fun chalk game can expand your knowledge, one word at a
Did Ulysses really encounter a one-eyed giant or see his men turned into pigs while sailing home from Troy? Explore the
Each student creates a card with a vocabulary word and a visual representaion of that word, then the cards are used to p
Create a colorful mobile with your favorite flying creatures. Combine various bug body types into a delightful display.
After enjoying “Diary of a Worm” by D. Cronin have students create mini books about other worlds existing under our feet
Looking for a fun way to practice long division with remainders? Create a board game to race cars to the finish.
Ever wonder how a hot air balloon rises in the sky? Discover the facts and paint a beautiful balloon. Could it circle th
Native people living on the Great Plains depended on buffalo for survival. Discover many uses for their hides—and other
Investigate how living things depend on each other for survival needs, then use color blending to make a unique rainfore
Invite children to share some of their favorite foods. Follow-up with a discussion of how nutritious their choices are f
Explore and respond to the work of Marcel Duchamp, creating a collage of a reworked face.
Show off poetry by framing it in original art based on a masterpiece. Create special effects and add drama to writing!
Recurring patterns are found in nature in many different things. They are called fractals. Think of a snow flake, peaco
How can your class become a community of learners? These self-portrait paper dolls encourage everyone to become better f
Students create graphic artwork like FAPE artist, Roy Lichtenstein, using math and visual arts skills.
Sculpt a vase around a recycled container. Embed plastic jewels and other craft items to create a simple, striking gift.