Sculpt a vase around a recycled container. Embed plastic jewels and other craft items to create a simple, striking gift.
What pets are feed, walked, or groomed? Izak, who lives in Lapland, takes care of a reindeer! Match animals with owners
Bananas are a ubiquitous fruit—but what do children really know about them? Explore how banana plants grow, their fibers
Play a game in pairs that challenges students to describe and classify their knowledge and research into one word catego
Students use their knowledge of geometry to skate the Polar Regions with the Arctic animals!
Students go wild filling Beasty Books and their brains with fun facts and figures about their favorite creatures.
The inventor of the mobile and stabile was the American artist, Alexander Calder. In this lesson students will create ki
With the book “Is This a House for a Hermit Crab?” by Megan McDonald as a jumping off point, students create a matching
Each year, the Australia Post issues special holiday stamps so Australians can mail greeting cards at a reduced rate. De
In Greek mythology, Athena is the goddess of wisdom, her emblem is the owl. Long considered the “wise old owl”, this le
Have you ever tried to take care of a sick or injured animal? It takes lots of patience and love. Help erase animal crue
Watch interest in trees and ecology grow as students create a forest of 3-D trees representing multiple species.
Study homes and habitats from the past then move into the future to construct innovative new living spaces.
Explore nature and art through Eric Carle’s book about a busy spider.
If you could have an animal body, what creature would you be? Why? Invite students to draw their dream animal and then s
Do animals have feelings? Read about famous animals who have displayed human like emotions. Create expressive “pet portr
Paint with dots—yes, just dots—to design a decorative plate. Australian Aboriginal painters use the same technique in th
Put your students’ knowledge of arthropods on display! Using materials easily found in your classroom, students will cre
Encourage students to see how much they really understand about animals and the habitats. This 3-D group project has the
Young children take pride in home and family while creating miniature versions of the homes where they live.
Personalize the plight of an endangered animal with a powerful portrait.
What are asteroids? Learn more about these remnants from our solar system’s formation.
Visually illustrate a powerful evolutionary advantage of humans with a simple tracing activity using crayons and colored