Kandinsky's Concentric Circles inspires students to create "one/artist's trash is another artist's treasures."
Read and respond to literature and create original stories and illustrations, focusing on details of people, places, and
See the world in a new way--with the breads people eat. Explore cultural attributes and world populations with a pictogr
Students create an abstract design combining fractured shapes to make whole images. Note: Students will create fractured
Create one-of-a-kind layered fact books in amazing shapes. The tentacles on this octopus swivel, for example, so your re
You have been asked to design a special robot. Your robot can do special tasks just for you.
Draw rectangles to create an original tile design. Decorate tiles with original designs to create a vibrant piece of ar
What makes a pattern? How do we combine patterns to create quilts?
Crayola® Erasable Colored Pencils, cut paper, and Crayons help you bring a prospector's world to life in a pop-up scene.
Weave a decorative placemat to demonstrate the Kwanzaa principle of "umoja," or unity, among people. Celebrate this mode
Students construct an abstracted landscape from a photo. Students use patterns to create various parts of the landscape
Relish William Blake's immortal poem "The Tiger!" Students select a favorite tiger species to illustrate in realistic de
What’s in the Passover picture? Celebrate this Jewish festival of freedom with a game to identify holiday words, objects
Create a plate to look like your favorite animal then add Crayola® Dry-Erase Crayons and you’ll have tons of reusable fu
Immerse yourself in the Pennsylvania folk art tradition of hex signs. These colorful creations incorporate history, math
Before roads crossed our nation, rivers served as roadways to move cargo. Learn about the engineering of the canal era o
Travel the world, explore a neighborhood, or record classroom adventures. Keep track of discoveries with colorful stamps
What is a community? One way to view a community is to create a map of a town, neighborhood, or region. Draw maps of dif
Imagine you could put on someone else’s comfortable shoes. What would you see if you were walking in an unfamiliar place
Patterns are all around us – in nature, in our homes, on paper and online. Learn more about patterns and create your own
Explore the various modes of transportation used to move west across North America in the 1800s. Create a scene with pa
Turtles are found in almost every part of the world. Students investigate what we can learn from these fascinating creat
What was the family entertainment center in the early 1900s? A radio! Trace the growth of this fascinating invention and
Measure and design! Determine the perimeter of a space and create a map of your favorite room.
Design a miniature Statue of Liberty—to scale! Inspire small groups of future engineers, poets, lawyers, and journalists
Many works of art and architecture are made by using one or two shapes in a repetitive pattern. Repeating patterns are
Inspire students to create an unusual view of their artwork as they use diagonal folding, rotating and flipping to compl
Greet school and classroom visitors with special occasion painted cloth wallhangings.
Students use numbers they are familiar with to create a design repeating the numbers that are created with various lines
Leif Ericson and his Vikings may have been the first Europeans to come to Newfoundland. Sail on a legendary journey in y
Introduce, or refresh, the concepts of 3-dimensional shapes and volume with your students. Investigate Joel Shapiro’s us
Pretty purses and bulging backpacks and all around us! Design a distinctive bag with special features to accommodate a s
Around the world, women are accomplishing wonders! Create a 3-D game to highlight notable women in sports, science, poli
Explore the sights of New York City by creating a storyboard and characters from a favorite book.
Design a box to hold yummy recipes from diverse family food traditions. Collect them in the classroom and around the wor
Transform a simple pinch pot into these swimmingly slick creatures that live beneath the sea.