Students create their own stencils and make an overlapping design with smudged crayon.
It's all about details! Use adjectives to write about a dream mansion and include details in your pencil and marker dra
Introduce, or refresh, the concepts of 3-dimensional shapes and volume with your students. Investigate Joel Shapiro’s us
With Twistables Slick Stix Crayons and recycled materials, construct the object of your fear and inhabit it. Be it big l
Introduce, or refresh, the concept of surface area to your students with an investigation into the Joel Shapiro “Untitle
Creating, presenting and responding to works of art are explored in The Private/Public Self project. This creative multi
Students create wearable facts to present information about the decade they were born in.
Miniature Portraits are remarkably small-scale paintings used as personal keepsakes or as jewelry from various cultures.
Uncover the history behind modern shoes and the similarities between styles of the past and those of today. Students sho
What will the future hold for your town? Students will explore how technology influences progress as they create a color
Research ancient Egyptian hieroglyphics and tell a wall story with an interesting crayon resist technique.
Which item does not fit with the others? Recognizing similarities and differences is creative fun with this anytime game
Help children build their self-confidence as they create self-portraits emphasizing that they are INDIVIDUALS and an imp
Explore the art of creating positive and negative space with Crayola® Bright Fabric Markers, and draw a colorful name de
Students create a paper collage using painted paper and Crayola florescent paint.
Express yourself with Illuminated Letters! Decorate your initials with delicate layers of bright watercolor details.
Students will draw a Picasso like portrait using Crayola Oil Pastels on black paper.
Inspire the class to think about what they could do if they had an additional body part borrowed from an animal like Imo
Intrigue classmates with a Mystery Map using hidden words, facts, and hints to locate treasures.
Study the many organic shapes of flowers through the eyes of Georgia O’Keeffe. Create a drawing inspired by local plant
Capture a character from your original story of life in a castle.
Invest some time in learning about the stock market. Your time could really pay off!
History and culture head for the fashion runway as students study fabric and clothing from other times and places.
Are zebras black with white stripes, or white with black stripes? And how did they get those stripes, anyway? Do some re
Students investigate career choices and create an action figure career card to represent their personal choices.
Immerse yourself in the Pennsylvania folk art tradition of hex signs. These colorful creations incorporate history, math
Use Martin Luther King's "I Have a Dream" speech to inspire students to illustrate a dream that will touch hearts, minds
Sugar Skulls are confections made in remembrance of lost loved ones. Use Crayola® Chalk, Glitter Glue, and dark paper t
Take an extraordinary look at ordinary objects, using oil pastels to experiment with color and value in the style of Pop
Pretty purses and bulging backpacks and all around us! Design a distinctive bag with special features to accommodate a s
Students "pack" their luggage in preparation for an imaginary trip.
Create a "dinosaur dig" where young paleoartists discover buried fossils and draw portraits of what they feel their dino
Facial expressions are often the first clues to people’s moods. Create a mask that shows a Distinct Disposition.
Celebrate the colors and shapes of nature’s bounty in a Giuseppe Arcimboldo-inspired self-portrait. Learn about incorpor
Dive deep! Make a model submarine while learning about the ups and downs of living and working in a huge underwater ship
Work together to create a traditional decorated doorway in the spirit of Diwali, the Hindu year-end holiday.
Antony and Cleopatra have been the subject of a tale fraught with drama for many years. Cleopatra was always depicted we
Ship figureheads used to embody the spirit of each sailing ship. Students create figures that symbolize who they are for
Create decorations with a mischievous edge for Diwali, a heritage-rich festival for Hindus. Students work with a partner
Research dog sledding and the Iditarod competition and build a model dog sled team.
Identify and label endangered and protected species on a large 3-D paper maché globe of the earth.
Before roads crossed our nation, rivers served as roadways to move cargo. Learn about the engineering of the canal era o
Broaden students' global perspectives with an assignment whose research is with Colored Pencils in the picture book styl
Investigate the impact of oil spills and efforts made to prevent and clean up such environmental accidents.
Explore the various modes of transportation used to move west across North America in the 1800s. Create a scene with pa
Like to doodle and improvise? Explore color field painting in the style of African American artist Sam Gilliam.
Inspire students to create an unusual view of their artwork as they use diagonal folding, rotating and flipping to compl
Integrate science and art in a lesson plan about how weather is portrayed in artwork.