Explore literature in a visual way by discussing the abstract artwork of Frank Stella. Create a Fantasy Design based on
Draw and write about stormy settings, incorporating details about weather safety and how storms occur.
Pirates, puppets and poetry? Capitalize on the popularity of pirates to introduce a less familiar form of literature, po
Fashion can be fabulous and informative! Discuss what different types of clothing can tell you about a person. Use your
Library windows are just the place to share reviews of favorite books. Use Crayola® Washable Window Markers or Crayola W
Investigate the impact of oil spills and efforts made to prevent and clean up such environmental accidents.
Play a cool double dare game! Students figure out addition doubles on dry-erase boards.
Young children enjoy problem solving. Invite them to use their knowledge to design, make, and decorate a unique creation
Stick up for sharp-toothed creatures who get a bad rap! They are just trying to survive like all other animals.
Raindrops falling from dark clouds? Or a sunny day? Color, crumple, and tear a no-mess scene to show your favorite weath
Identify trees by their leaf shapes and structures; then capture leaf symmetry with painted leaf prints.
Children are fascinated with color. This lesson affords students the opportunity to connect a known color with its writt
Which instruments are played in a marching band? Concert band? Jazz band? Create and decorate detailed, life-size replic
Create advertising for Earth Day! Use Crayola® Dry-Erase crayons to encourage earth-friendly behaviors.
Paint first, and then write poetry! Express original ideas with picturesque words and appealing textures!
Students use their knowledge of fish to practice sorting.
What are the rules for safe bike riding? Embed a safety message in this colorful helmet poster!
Explore the traditional Maori culture of New Zealand. Then create a bird kite that really flies.
Each student creates a card with a vocabulary word and a visual representaion of that word, then the cards are used to p
People around the world are working for peace. Create this universally recognized symbol of harmony as a reminder of wha
Acid rain is an ever-growing environmental problem that affects the whole planet. Let’s work together to stop the damage
This rainforest mural is teeming with plants and animals. Some of them jump right out on their accordion-fold springs!
Ever wonder how a hot air balloon rises in the sky? Discover the facts and paint a beautiful balloon. Could it circle th
Audubon studied birds and painted them in their habitat. Students get the opportunity to do the same in this interactive
Explore addition and subtraction while creating a garden! Add or subtract petals to balance each side of your garden.
Students connect poems with feelings as they use color to reflect the mood of a favorite poem.
Invite children to share some of their favorite foods. Follow-up with a discussion of how nutritious their choices are f
Start a school birthday tradition! Use Crayola® Washable Window Markers or Crayola Window Crayons to draw self-portraits
Fragile forests are disappearing! Learn why, discover the damaging effects, and inspire people to act now to save our Ea
Entice students to learn about a state’s economy through the engineering of an engaging game board that integrates color
Recurring patterns are found in nature in many different things. They are called fractals. Think of a snow flake, peaco
Learn about bats and try out a new watercolor technique to create an original silhouette scene.
Get inspired by nature. Use mixed-media to create a seasonal-inspired, abstract artwork!
Investigate how living things depend on each other for survival needs, then use color blending to make a unique rainfore
Blackbirds are popping from this pie! Find out the origins and meaning behind favorite childhood rhymes.
How can people work together to reduce hunger in your community? Identify local services and lend a hand to help erase h
Rhythm, rhyme, and lively imagery create a rollicking good time for young children putting on a poetry show!
In the 1800’s the canal system changed the way freight was moved in our country. Learn more about how mules played an i
Discover the famous black pottery of New Mexico! These drawings capture both the matte and shiny surfaces of these uniqu
Investigate the use of herbs by Native Americans while creating an herb pouch, and collect local wild herb specimens.
Explore the wonders of ancient Egypt then construct a 3-D pyramid on which to display your findings.
Ruff, Ruff, Where's Scruff? by David A. Carter inspires a farm collage illustration, using shapes and line patterns to a
Ready to be a fearless explorer? Create a spaceship flying among strange new planets, where stars have no limit!
What’s the solution to soil pollution? From where does it come? Find out what you can do to preserve and protect the Ear
See with clear vision the forces that cloud our air, water, and Earth’s soil.
With Twistables Slick Stix Crayons and recycled materials, construct the object of your fear and inhabit it. Be it big l
Use geometric shapes to create a quilt block.
Walks in nature provide opportunities to use all five senses to investigate the changing seasons. Crayola® Washable Mark