Native people living on the Great Plains depended on buffalo for survival. Discover many uses for their hides—and other
Inventions shape the way we live everyday. Create a shining, new invention that will benefit our daily activities!
Recurring patterns are found in nature in many different things. They are called fractals. Think of a snow flake, peaco
After enjoying the book “Smelly Socks” by R. Munsch with the class, discuss the biographical information that can be gat
Taking art outdoors, this lesson explores shadows and light through contour figure drawings. Students will have fun imag
In the 1800’s the canal system changed the way freight was moved in our country. Learn more about how mules played an i
Sculpt a vase around a recycled container. Embed plastic jewels and other craft items to create a simple, striking gift.
With Twistables Slick Stix Crayons and recycled materials, construct the object of your fear and inhabit it. Be it big l
Creativity and fun erupt as students use their knowledge of simple machines to build toys!
What’s at the center of a galaxy? A black hole! Look WAY beyond a black hole by creating a vivid galaxy and observation
Da Vinci’s Vitruvian Man sketch is one of his most iconic works. In this lesson students are inspired to create their ow
Students create their own cloud formations with inspiration from the Caldecott Honor book, Sector 7, by David Wiesner.
Big and small colorful circles become flowers and seeds in a colorful garden.
Capture the beauty and variety of fall leaves. Make an accordion book with different-sized leaf prints.
Students learn about size relationships in nature in this lesson as they create LARGE leaves and small ladybugs. How wil
Neon is actually a phenomenon that occurs when you mix electricity and a noble gas. Learn how this work and create a neo
Stick up for sharp-toothed creatures who get a bad rap! They are just trying to survive like all other animals.
Inspire the class to think about what they could do if they had an additional body part borrowed from an animal like Imo
Let your students’ imaginations run wild with this inventive project! Using science knowledge, students create imaginati
Create a colorful 3-Dimensinal bird that will actually fly!
What can you do with a bag of junk? Sort it, compare it, and practice recording the data in a table. What do you have in
Bit by bit our trash pile grows; where it will end, nobody knows! Show you are smart; turn your trash into art.
Learn about bats and try out a new watercolor technique to create an original silhouette scene.
Ready to be a fearless explorer? Create a spaceship flying among strange new planets, where stars have no limit!