In this lesson children create a delightful array of simple puppets using imagination and a tracing of their hand.
What’s in the Passover picture? Celebrate this Jewish festival of freedom with a game to identify holiday words, objects
Learn about the customs, rituals, foods, and history of the most festive holiday of the Jewish calendar, Passover. Shalo
Here’s a bold and bright pop art lesson using Crayola® Markers inspired by the work of American artist Robert Indiana.
Use recycled paper bags to simulate leather or bark to create a Native American parfleche for use as an art portfolio.
Yo ho-ho and a shiver me be, a pirate’s map that's clear to see? Not if you hide the directions to the treasure under Cr
Create a patchwork quilt without sewing. Combine imagination with geometry and Crayola® Ultra Clean Markers to design a
Texture and counting meet creativity and expression as children model numbers and explore arithmetic.
Send a veteran or military hero a postcard full of stars, stripes and love.
Paper-bag puppets hold original poetry about pirates, pets, or any preferred topic. Young writers put the puppet's arms
Students create beautiful patterned paper with a printmaking process and then use the paper to create fish and other sea
Bring oceans to life with colored chalk drawings.
Pirates, puppets and poetry? Capitalize on the popularity of pirates to introduce a less familiar form of literature, po
Reproduce the cacophony of jazz in a visual portrait of a musician from shapes using collage, crayon resist and watercol
After reading Old Bear by Kevin Henkes, students are inspired to create beautiful seasonal scenes with lots of line and
Looking for a colorful way to practice place value concepts? This hands-on learning activity is sure to leave its mark o
Show off poetry by framing it in original art based on a masterpiece. Create special effects and add drama to writing!
What two huge countries have lived side by side in peace for almost 200 years? Make a fun game to learn more about these
Focus on the architecture of performing arts facilities to create a replica of a theater.
Open the doors to a variety of careers then imagine yourself on the job.
Shapes go up in space when creating a solar system of squares, circles, triangles, and more.
Inspire discussion of basic human needs and world peace with this mobile design project. Integrate social studies, langu
Here’s a different way to illustrate after a class trip to the zoo or unit on animals. Children draw themselves from beh
How could plastic stop lying around in landfills and instead become fuel we need to heat our homes and run our cars? Cre
Swing high! Slide fast! Head for the seesaw with a friend. Learn how playground equipment works, then create a colorful
No lights, no television, no computers.... What did families do without electricity? What would you do if the power sudd
Celebrate Easter in elegance! Children design replicas of Faberge eggs in exquisite dioramas.
Playgrounds are fun, but how exciting and engaging would they be if designed by kids? This lesson challenges students t
How did jack-o'-lanterns become Halloween symbols? Use Crayola® Erasable Colored Pencils to "carve out" a contemporary v
Antarctica’s changing climate is making life more fragile for one of the continent’s most important inhabitants, penguin
Children have fun playing detective with cards made by classmates to reinforce the mathematical concept of “sets”.
Students create art in the Op Art style using measurement.
Create and play a game with realistic penguins made from Crayola® Model Magic.
Design an optical illusion! Discover a scientific principle called the Moiré Effect. Trick your eyes and brain with line
Explore the rainforest! Wildlife knowledge takes center stage when students construct this animal- and plant-decorated c
Use Crayola® Gel Markers to add a colorful diagram to a report on the natural cycles of the solar system.
Add original textures and color to origami! Make crayon rubbings and then fold the paper for one-of-a-kind crafts.
What is almost as comforting as a hug? Why a mug of tea, of course! Create this lovely teapot, add an acrostic and a tea
Pigs! Pigs! Pigs! Students select a favorite book (or poem) about pigs. Create a pig-sized poster to highlight the most
Paint first, and then write poetry! Express original ideas with picturesque words and appealing textures!
Do your students love to solve mysteries and break codes? Thousands of years ago people in North America and all around
What images stand out when you sing your national anthem? Add an artistic twist to patriotic songs—write and illustrate
What came first, the chicken or the egg? Students watch chicks emerge from their shells and make models of them. This am
Man Ray was a prominent American born artist who helped create a new photographic art technique called rayographs in the
Students connect poems with feelings as they use color to reflect the mood of a favorite poem.
Imagine circus feats on other planets. Research gravitational, surface, and atmospheric conditions.
Recognize the importance of the jobs people do in your community. Create signs for a lesson on community workers using C
Decorate a box that describes a favorite book. Sculpt a character to jump right out of the story!