In the 1800’s the canal system changed the way freight was moved in our country. Learn more about how mules played an i
Ready to be a fearless explorer? Create a spaceship flying among strange new planets, where stars have no limit!
Investigate the use of herbs by Native Americans while creating an herb pouch, and collect local wild herb specimens.
Students learn about size relationships in nature in this lesson as they create LARGE leaves and small ladybugs. How wil
Build a replica of a house using the local materials and construction methods of Brazil! Discover the people and resourc
Sparkling snowflakes, raindrops, flowers, or crispy leaves let everyone know that the seasons are changing. What season
Create a Native American shield showing contemporary or cultural symbols from Native American culture.
Catch some falling leaves in this simple and beautiful project! Using rubbing techniques and construction paper, studen
Step back in time to create a modern version of Americana! Use your knowledge about types of lines, too.
How can an empty water bottle that is dropped in a stream in America end up on a beach in Africa? How could birds and ot
Eating fruits and veggies is a healthy, green choice! These freggies (fruits and vegetables) are illustrated with happy
Pine cones, leaves, and other natural objects radiate when covered with gold Crayola® Premier™ Tempera and Glitter Glue.
Grandpa Green has created a garden of topiaries to remember his rich life experiences. This Caldecott Honor book by Lane
Build bridges and friendships! Plan and construct a bridge with this constructive lesson that’s inspired by a Maya Angel
Sun science is the focus as students explore the Earth's rotation and revolution, the seasons, as well as night and day.
Inspire the class to think about what they could do if they had an additional body part borrowed from an animal like Imo
Travel to the Galapagos for a wet and wild artistic excursion. Make 3-D art as unique as the wildlife waiting to be disc
What came first, the chicken or the egg? Students watch chicks emerge from their shells and make models of them. This am
Enhance an investigation in the heritage of the American southwest with the creation of faux southwestern silver and tur
With Twistables Slick Stix Crayons and recycled materials, construct the object of your fear and inhabit it. Be it big l
Stick up for sharp-toothed creatures who get a bad rap! They are just trying to survive like all other animals.
Wet-on-wet watercolor and crayon techniques help capture the motion of autumn's falling leaves.
Modern artist Wolf Kahn is well known as a Color Field painter and a landscape artist. He has combined both interests in
The science of leaves, leaf parts, and why leaves change colors leaves an impression on students as they create realisti
To illustrate how to make the world a better place, students make brightly decorated oval shapes like the “rockfish” pic
Imagination and problem-solving go to work as children check out real bugs and create their own.
Invite your students to trace the 7,000-mile-long Silk Road with traders and their camels. Imagine traveling across the
Invite your students to create chains of charms to show symbols of the seasons.
Is there a creature in your milk carton?
Design and build a model raised bed garden using your imagination, recycled cardboard, and Crayola Colored Pencils.
Students talk about animals and their habitats and mix paint to create a wildlife scene.
Students work in groups to create a detailed diorama about the book Pictures of Hollis Woods.
See flower parts through the eyes of a famous artist! Georgia O'Keeffe's florals are a young botanists' dream.
What happens when animals squeeze inside a warm doghouse on a cold, rainy day? Windy, wet weather and flying fur create
Students investigate several paintings of night skies by Van Gogh; then discuss stars, planets and their relationships i
Imagine building a replica of the Great Wall of China! Start with one section and add to it all year as you learn more a
Create a replica of a tropical island, complete with palm trees, coral reefs, and other wildlife.
Nature is a powerful force! Convey the drama of hurricanes, typhoons, cyclones, tornadoes, and other powerful storms in
Study horses' anatomy and movements, exploring the work of Susan Rothenberg, then create a print of a horse in motion.
Explore warm and cool colors and glue drawing in these breathtaking leaf watercolor paintings.
Imagine a peacock strutting about with its multicolored plumage. This handprint peacock train is as glorious as it is ea
Students sail away on miniature Crayola® Model Magic boats that they research and create themselves!
Catch the wind and see colors spin! Hang a wind spinner beside an open window or under a protected porch roof to catch t
Explore the rainforest! Wildlife knowledge takes center stage when students construct this animal- and plant-decorated c
How can something so small be so spectacular? Explore the structure of carbon, the foundational element for all living t
Folklore meets science when researching rain stories, create a mobile demonstrating the stages of the water cycle, and w
How does geography influence people and places? Discover how natural features such as coastlines shape architecture, job
Napoleon started this monument, which became Paris’s great triumphal arch. Construct a replica of the Arch de Triomphe,