Scary, read-aloud stories and poems are such fun to share! Imagine unique characters for a creative story. Bring them to
What do those symbols mean? How are they used? Dig into math operations with these colorful learning tools!
"How Do You Hug a Porcupine" ("Como Abrazas a un Puercoespin?”) by/por- Laurie Isop is the inspiration for students to c
Details and descriptions of rainforest scenes come alive in narrative stories, poems, and plays and in original oil past
In “Max Found Two Sticks” by Brian Pinkney, Max expresses himself through rhythmic sounds. In this activity, students dr
Students create original books using two small mandalas. Math, science and nature, art principles and writing are combi
In this lesson students create a veritable zoo of animals using Crayola® Acrylic Paint and recycled materials.
Use Crayola® Washable Markers and wet Crayola Paint Brushes to create original artwork of wetlands plants and flowers.
Introduce, or refresh, the concept of surface area to your students with an investigation into the Joel Shapiro “Untitle
Dream of the future and reach high for your goals! Create dream clouds that are a great way for groups to get to know ea
Creating, presenting and responding to works of art are explored in The Private/Public Self project. This creative multi
Eric Carle’s story, From Head to Toe, is brimming with his timeless textured collage animals performing a multitude of a
Children are fascinated by animals. This activity provides them the opportunity to create original faces to play with!
Each city in the world has a skyline all its own. Use the rainbow of hues with Crayola Washable Markers to create a colo
Mae Jemison made history on the Endeavour spaceship—an apt name for her many accomplishments. What must students endeavo
Practice sequential story retellings with colorful, collaged Book Banners.
Setting goals helps everyone to achieve success. This activity will showcase the goals of members of the whole class in
Use scale as you plan a realistic fantasy garden of all of your favorite fruits and vegetables.
Is there a creature in your milk carton?
Wet-on-wet watercolor and crayon techniques help capture the motion of autumn's falling leaves.
Design and decorate a symbolic carp streamer in the Japanese tradition of Kodomonohi (Children's Day).
Students use numbers they are familiar with to create a design repeating the numbers that are created with various lines
Play Concentration with a twist--match halves of proverbs or pictures from Japanese folk tales, for example. Create clam
Stop hunting and poaching! Rhinoceroses are an endangered species in Africa. Imagine you are on a nature reserve in Bots
Play tag like the Spaniards do!
What parts make up the inner workings of a plant cell? Illustrate them in bright colors.
Which foods have seeds inside? Investigate the size and shape of seeds from tasty fruits as you create a colorful compar
Perfect before, during, or after any lesson, this “anytime” activity fosters curiosity and response to learning. Just gr
What are your goals? Students design their dreams on a T-shirt!
Link the visual and language arts! After drawing memories in the style of folk artist Clementine Hunter, classmates tell
This fun-folding sculpture transforms basic cardstock into a sparkling statement as glitter catches light! Students make
Students create wearable facts to present information about the decade they were born in.
Wood to make pencils is harvested from forests. Discover how pencils have an environmental impact—and why reforested woo
What high-tech invention is most intriguing? What scientific discovery is truly amazing? Build a replica and discover th
With this simple puppet made of coffee filters and Crayola Construction Paper Crayons, soar along as a baby bird goes on
Children create shapes out of everyday materials.
Miniature Portraits are remarkably small-scale paintings used as personal keepsakes or as jewelry from various cultures.
Students learn about Josie’s carvings after reading Pictures of Hollis Woods. What kind of carving would Josie make of t
The main character in Lois Ehlert’s story Leaf Man lived in a pile of leaves until the wind blew him away over a plethor
Explore a variety of watercolor techniques, including crayon resist, to paint a sky indicating time of day or weather c
Transform a simple pinch pot into these swimmingly slick creatures that live beneath the sea.
Design a stark winter landscape with long shadows. Show silhouettes of trees, snowboarders, sleighs, or other winter sce
Where can your family recycle cans, bottles, and newspapers? Create a colorful 3-D reminder to reduce landfill space!
WOW! Traveling in a new form of transportation across new terrain must be a very exciting experience; students create bo
Have fun with sponges and paint! Students create a beautiful collage of fun shapes.
What will the future hold for your town? Students will explore how technology influences progress as they create a color
Imagine you lived in a castle in France, Germany, or Italy during the Middle Ages. What crops would grow on the land? Gr
Students can create anything 2-dimensional on a Crayola® Dry-Erase Board. Take a digital image and upload to a class dro