Just how fast is a high-speed train? Design a train, then move it at amazing speed with a flip book.
Research distinctive animal characteristics to include in a repeated shape landscape like those of Henri Rousseau.
Discover the ancient art form of mosaics—with a contemporary twist! Layer and mix Crayola® Model Magic to create unique,
Students create fun fish while practicing the geometric concept of reflection.
Study Native American use of animal hides for homes and clothing.
Egyptian pyramids were built as stairs for kings to climb after their death. A sphinx was built to guard the pyramids. C
Introduce young students to principles of physics and design with this colorful boat making experiment. Have fun on the
Georgia O'Keeffe's landscapes inspire a study of deserts and creation of detailed desert ecosystem drawings.
India’s Taj Mahal is a work of architectural genius. It is also a monument to the love of a wealthy emperor for his quee
The canals and gardens of Xochimilco, Mexico, are filled with history and environmental interest for tourists and reside
Robert Rauscheberg is an American pop-artist and one of the many artists supported by FAPE (Foundation for Art and Prese
Combine movement into active learning and art making in this lesson. Students learn and express concepts in radial symm
Explore Thailand then make miniature lotus-flower rafts in the tradition of the Loy Krathong festival.
Illustrate the drama of historical events and movements in a simple pop-up book format using crayons and colored pencils
Do wish you had a magic button to make larger addition and subtraction math facts easy? Use this strategy to turn addend
This simplistic line drawing is blooming with color and fragrant with friendship.
Families always treasure handprint decorations! This easy relief print makes a wonderful, personalized gift for any holi
Explore symmetry by examining the human face.
Modern art really appeals to students. Find out how Abstract Expressionists approach their work—and explore how artists,
Egyptian hieroglyphics are an ancient language. Design a cartouche with a message! Hang it on a doorknob to display.
Polka dots with stripes…peanut butter burritos…that’s just the beginning of “mismatches” for delightfully diverse Mariso
Research images and designs on paper money then print your own personalized paper money.
After studying the artwork of Canadian artist Norval Morrisseau, students sketch an “aerial view” of an animal or insect
Comparison of different native groups focuses on shelters.
Who can be an artist? There are plenty of well-known people but there are also lots of ordinary folks who are creating a
Who was the first Black woman in North America to be elected mayor? Daurene Lewis, from Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia. Sh
Focus on historic achievements and positive role models with this collaborative monument making project.
Join the procession to honor Ganesha. Students adorn an elaborate sculpture to add to their understanding of this Indian
Step back in time to create a modern version of Americana! Use your knowledge about types of lines, too.
What's behind Albert Einstein's frizzy hair, wiry mustache, and penetrating eyes? Find out and create a bas-relief mask
How much do we know about Islamic traditions? Students use their understanding to express what they have learned in a be
What happens when you try to catch a firefly? Crayola® Twistables make lightening bugs (or any character) glow. Follow o
Combine geometric designs while honoring the entire universe! Discover how colors and shapes have meaning in traditional
Why do countries celebrate their independence days with fireworks? Why do people hang national flags on patriotic holida
Introduce quantitative synonyms in a silly way so that your students will visually remember these colorful comparisons!
What healthy foods do food banks and soup kitchens provide? Show them in an awareness-building grocery-bag mobile.
Who loves horses? Artist Deborah Butterfield also raises and trains them. Gallop along with her and draw these beautiful
“What if…” questions delight children. Watercolor resist paintings made with salt add sparkle to any literacy lesson.
Students explore how food groups contribute to our health. In doing so, they design reusable shopping bags to remind the
Create a road map to retell a story. Where does the story begin? Where does it go in the middle? Where does it end? Team
Let creativity soar by building a hot-air balloon replica.
Oh Canada! Study the mighty maple and create a spatter painting with Crayola® Washable Paint and an old toothbrush.
What do bugs, fish, frogs, and fruit all have in common? Bats eat them! Create a 3-D science project that shows bats’ ea
Study the architecture of government buildings then create a suspended bas relief sculpture.
Jump into Japan's geography with a 3-D topographic map! Students will proudly display these models of Japan's mountainou
"The Foot Book" by Dr. Seuss inspires children to create Kandinsky-like abstract paintings.
To the rescue on land or sea! Put out the fire! Deliver heavy cargo! Design a 3-D model helicopter and discover how they
In this World Peace Day activity, children imagine what other people's lives are like as they contemplate "walking in an