Introduce, or refresh, the concept of surface area to your students with an investigation into the Joel Shapiro “Untitle
Students create an instrument panel for an imaginary spacecraft and explore the ways scientists collect data about the u
Caring communities include space for nature! Create a convincing ad for a home for a native plant or animal.
Get to know comets! Students examine the components of comets and how they orbit the sun. Illustrate a glistening diagra
Students create textured illustrations of endangered species in their environments with this lesson in ecology and scien
How do the seasons change our plants?
Explore a variety of watercolor techniques, including crayon resist, to paint a sky indicating time of day or weather c
Combine symbols and words to tell a story much like Betye and Alison Saar do in their art. Continue an ancient Asian and
Create a plate to look like your favorite animal then add Crayola® Dry-Erase Crayons and you’ll have tons of reusable fu
What was the family entertainment center in the early 1900s? A radio! Trace the growth of this fascinating invention and
Which foods have seeds inside? Investigate the size and shape of seeds from tasty fruits as you create a colorful compar
Create one-of-a-kind layered fact books in amazing shapes. The tentacles on this octopus swivel, for example, so your re
Design a miniature Statue of Liberty—to scale! Inspire small groups of future engineers, poets, lawyers, and journalists
What do plants need to grow? Draw predictions and results with Crayola® Dry-Erase Crayons as you experiment with sunligh
Charles Darwin was a naturalist and geologist best known for his evolutionary theories. While visiting the Galapagos Isl
Celebrate the colors and shapes of nature’s bounty in a Giuseppe Arcimboldo-inspired self-portrait. Learn about incorpor
Create new animals with combined parts for a "menagerarium" display of biodiversity.
Play a game in pairs that challenges students to describe and classify their knowledge and research into one word catego
Build a kaleidoscope to experiment with visual perception.
Relish William Blake's immortal poem "The Tiger!" Students select a favorite tiger species to illustrate in realistic de
Listen to rain indoors with these replica rainsticks from Chile. Discover native legends from many cultures in the Ameri
Create a replica of a tropical island, complete with palm trees, coral reefs, and other wildlife.
Make a drawing deep---and lift the colors!---with this creative erasure technique.
Research the stories behind the constellations in the night sky and then connect the stars to see them for yourself!