The blue whale is the largest animal ever to have lived on earth! Create a life-like, miniature sculpture of this fascin
Fragile forests are disappearing! Learn why, discover the damaging effects, and inspire people to act now to save our Ea
A famous section of Beijing, the capital of China, is surrounded by a moat. Imagine being in The Forbidden City, where a
Superpowers belong to all sorts of imaginary super heroes. Why not design your own super hero in the form of the Africa
Prepare to walk in space! Create an astronaut as you learn about space exploration.
Poetry, stories, warm colors and wet-on-wet watercolors for fall.
Each year, the Australia Post issues special holiday stamps so Australians can mail greeting cards at a reduced rate. De
Take action! Create a book of facts to identify endangered animals, threats to their survival, and ways people can help.
What’s at the center of a galaxy? A black hole! Look WAY beyond a black hole by creating a vivid galaxy and observation
How would you like to eat a dinner of insects in the dark?! Bats find their food with echolocation—show how with this mo
Students create their own cloud formations with inspiration from the Caldecott Honor book, Sector 7, by David Wiesner.
Display information about backyard birds on 3-D bird mobiles.
From pandas to penguins, as many as 6,000 plant and animal species become extinct each year. How can you help to erase t
Leaves are just doing what comes naturally when they change colors and fall from trees. Find out more about this process
Did you ever want to design your own house...a dream house? Let’s be an architect!
Explore color mixing and exaggerated brushstrokes while painting a landscape like a Post-Impressionist!
Capture the beauty and variety of fall leaves. Make an accordion book with different-sized leaf prints.
Explore ocean life. Then create a captivating fish display with exciting Crayola® Color Explosion™ paper and Model Magic
STOP before you toss stuff in the garbage! Find new ways to use items that regularly end up in landfills. You can person
After enjoying the book “Smelly Socks” by R. Munsch with the class, discuss the biographical information that can be gat
Does animal brain size match body size? Affect intelligence? Sculpt the brains of three vertebrates to compare and contr
Make a scratch-out picture with paint over crayon to show some signs of the season.
Students show their knowledge of butterfly anatomy—and line symmetry! Sculpt a clay butterfly that is fragile, beautiful
Why do some thermometers show two different temperatures? Students create their own dual-scale thermometer.
Stick up for sharp-toothed creatures who get a bad rap! They are just trying to survive like all other animals.
Using a read aloud of "Snowflake Day" by Becky Friedman as the impetus, students identify and talk about the story's pro
What is that hopping creature? Learn about these two fascinating amphibians while comparing and contrasting their attrib
What’s the solution to soil pollution? From where does it come? Find out what you can do to preserve and protect the Ear
Dig deep into an ancient Mexican culture! Recreate colors reminiscent of traditional turquoise and coral found on these
Jump into geography and geology by making a book that illustrates natural landforms! Where does the fault lie?
Audubon studied birds and painted them in their habitat. Students get the opportunity to do the same in this interactive
Bit by bit our trash pile grows; where it will end, nobody knows! Show you are smart; turn your trash into art.
Taking art outdoors, this lesson explores shadows and light through contour figure drawings. Students will have fun imag
Travel to the Galapagos for a wet and wild artistic excursion. Make 3-D art as unique as the wildlife waiting to be disc
Create fanciful architecture with inspiration from nature like the famous Spanish architect, Antonio Gaudi.
Learn about bats and try out a new watercolor technique to create an original silhouette scene.
Create a colorful mobile with your favorite flying creatures. Combine various bug body types into a delightful display.
Alaska is filled with natural wonders. None are more magnificent than glaciers. Discover how these enormous mountains of
Native people living on the Great Plains depended on buffalo for survival. Discover many uses for their hides—and other
Why are so many people hungry? Ample supplies of food are available to feed everyone. What are your solutions to erase h
Who is interested in outer space? Learn about constellations while creating a bright art project to show the latest scie
Ready to be a fearless explorer? Create a spaceship flying among strange new planets, where stars have no limit!
Create inspirational star banners to motivate creative poetry, invention, and songwriting like that of others inspired b
Make the simple complicated! Students design an invention in the imaginative style Rube Goldberg. Draw a self-operating
The most common falcon in North America is the American kestrel. Soar with your own beautiful bird of prey!
If a tea cup was suddenly made from fur could you use it in traditional ways? Creative and unexpected use of textures w
Explore growth cycles through the seasons then create original chalk drawings of pumpkins ready for harvest.
Sculpt a vase around a recycled container. Embed plastic jewels and other craft items to create a simple, striking gift.