Celebrate the colors and shapes of nature’s bounty in a Giuseppe Arcimboldo-inspired self-portrait. Learn about incorpor
Inspired by The Monster Who Came to School, students create their own fabulous monsters.
Provide students with practicing their relative location skills as well as an opportunity to tell real or imaginary stor
Painting is a great way to communicate how you feel. Express yourself with colors and free-form designs that match your
While investigating pyramids and mummies, invite students to craft a replica of an amulet. This pendant gleams with symb
How far is it from the classroom to the cafeteria? Let’s draw a map and find out!
Invest some time in learning about the stock market. Your time could really pay off!
Challenge your mapping skills! Interpret a map by plotting a trip. Have a classmate try to figure out your destination!
Kids become map-makers as they take a new look at the school neighborhood!
Social skills are an important ingredient for school (and life) success. Create Partners in School accordion books to re
Ship figureheads used to embody the spirit of each sailing ship. Students create figures that symbolize who they are for
Are you puzzled by some of the problems you see in the community? Students discuss the issues and discover how they can
The inventor of the snowmobile, a French Canadian named Bombardier, inspires creativity! Construct inventions with recyc
Help students understand the size of history with an in-depth, interactive exploration of ancient cultures culminating i
Does something need to be perfect to be beautiful? Middle school students will reflect on broken objects and create “fra
Explore a Native American tradition. These replica dolls bring back a delightful, historic craft.
Discover the origins of names and naming ceremonies. Express individuality with each name discovery as you create a uniq
Catch hot news stories with top-of-the-line recycled reporting equipment! Get ready for hands-on newsgathering.
Andy Warhol designs include bright colors, repetition, and unique creativity. Students make their own Pop Art name in co
Calacas are fun, vibrant skeleton sculptures used to represent passed love ones for Dia de los Muertos. In this lesson,
Before roads crossed our nation, rivers served as roadways to move cargo. Learn about the engineering of the canal era o
Curl narrow strips of colorful Crayola Color Explosion® Paper—the technique is called quilling. Add them to cards that d
Play this game with your class, another class, or your whole grade! Race to match states, provinces, or countries to the
Discover the wonders that lie under the sea! Go on a research expedition to find out more about the underwater world.