Focus on clothing, body language, and expression as you portray people in the realistic style of American portraitist Jo
Do your students love to solve mysteries and break codes? Thousands of years ago people in North America and all around
How are elections held? What do government leaders do? Begin with a briefcase that opens up new branches of learning.
Bring in some fun and ‘kitschy’ design into your presidential study! Use the Caldecott Medal book So You Want to Be Pres
Add original textures and color to origami! Make crayon rubbings and then fold the paper for one-of-a-kind crafts.
Celebrate President’s Day with a contemporary collage. Create textured rubbings of presidential facts and images.
What happens when shapes and colors are repeated and organized? Stunning patterns emerge! This cool Klimt style makes go
What images stand out when you sing your national anthem? Add an artistic twist to patriotic songs—write and illustrate
What kinds of designs have you seen on dinner plates, teapots, and vases? Porcelain is just one of many Chinese inventio
Alice in Wonderland spent an afternoon with the Maddest of Hatters. Bring learning and imagination together through the
Research Renaissance artist Raphael, then take a closer look at the details of a face to create your own picture-perfect
Learn about the parts of any flower and the conditions under which the plant thrives. Make a life-like model to show new
What can your class accomplish in 100 days? Students get to know each other and keep track of what happens at the beginn
Use creative paint techniques to create a scene of your neighborhood long ago.
Celebrate traditional African values-including family, community, and self-improvement. Display the nguzo saba, the seve
Yo ho-ho and a shiver me be, a pirate’s map that's clear to see? Not if you hide the directions to the treasure under Cr
What is the future for farms and the food grown on them? Construct a display that shows how a rural landscape can change
Paper-bag puppets hold original poetry about pirates, pets, or any preferred topic. Young writers put the puppet's arms
Recognize the importance of the jobs people do in your community. Create signs for a lesson on community workers using C
Investigate the authentic clothing worn by European immigrants to North America; then create historically accurate hats
Focus on the architecture of performing arts facilities to create a replica of a theater.
Plant the seeds of change in the community! Students create symbolic planting pots and complete an activity to demonstra
Discover the story about the endangered Puerto Rican Parrot in the amazing book Parrots Over Puerto Rico. Create collage
Playgrounds are fun, but how exciting and engaging would they be if designed by kids? This lesson challenges students t