Invite your students to trace the 7,000-mile-long Silk Road with traders and their camels. Imagine traveling across the
Sentences are one of the foundations of written and spoken language. Play with sentence features by building sentence pa
After enjoying the book “Smelly Socks” by R. Munsch with the class, discuss the biographical information that can be gat
Encourage students to pay attention to specific details of the setting in a story. They can bring the story to life as t
How in this media rich era can we use students’ creative energy to develop original songs and visual posters that captur
Why sing "The Twelve Days of Christmas"? Why are there 12 days, anyway? And why so many birds? Use this familiar song to
In this lesson children are introduced to paper cutting and tearing techniques to create a murder of crows inspired by L
Snow is so cool! But how is snow formed in the atmosphere? What effects does snow have on our lives? Students create an
Take a deep, deep look at creatures of the deep, deep sea! Students create a 3-D model of an amazing ocean creature, ins
Students visualize how supporting details strengthen main ideas with this vibrant cityscape of skyscrapers supported by
Bring fairy tales to life! Spark creative book reports! Young readers track plot and characters with imaginative illustr
Let’s go sliding! Build vocabulary. Learn parts of speech. Practice spelling words. Create colorful sliders and play wit
Telescopes help us see beyond our world. Let your creativity shine with this stellar project!
Leonardo da Vinci was fascinated with faces. Students view faces similar to those Leonardo drew in preparation for maki
Eating fruits and veggies is a healthy, green choice! These freggies (fruits and vegetables) are illustrated with happy
Make an animated version of a realistic crocodile---with a mouth that snips and snaps and a tail that cracks.
Use Crayola® Oil Pastels to capture the beauty of Australia's Great Barrier Reef, the largest coral reef ecosystem.
Six-sided frozen crystals fascinated Wilson "Snowflake" Bentley. See how he studied and photographed these delicate stru
With a few simple materials, students can improve their fine motor skills and make beautiful snowflakes experimenting wi
Students create a snowy owl puppet to fly through the night.
Invite your students to experiement with paint techniques to create a unique snow scene.
Mixed media, perspective and literature come together in this easy lesson inspired by Janet Lawler’s book Snowzilla.
Observe the painting style of French artist Henri Matisse. Create mood with color and a soft edge painting technique!
After painting a warm or cool colorful transitional background, students explore negative and positve space imagery by c