Investigate the birth of human communities in locations where land and water meet.
Create a plan for a neighborhood walking trail or other public facility. Improve recreational opportunities for people a
Let’s make a deal! Explore the use of symmetry and pattern seen on wampum treaty belts. Design a treaty belt of your own
Use Crayola® Oil Pastels to make stenciled skies with stellar effects.
Andy Warhol’s paintings and prints of food are iconic examples of the Pop-art movement. Here students create their own P
Create a multi-media weaving that pops with texture and is crowned with a majestic bird drawing.
In the cold and ice George Washington and his troops crossed the Delaware River in 1776 in Durham boats to surprise the
Make a board game demonstrating all the reasons why clean water resources are so important.
Celebrate winter with sled dog races, ice carving, curling-and polar bear swims! Capture fun at frosty festivities in Ca
Use Crayola® Washable Markers and wet Crayola Paint Brushes to create original artwork of wetlands plants and flowers.
With every person in the United States producing approximately 150 gallons of wastewater a day, the treatment of water b
The iconic blue toned Delft pottery of the Netherlands is delicate, eye catching, and finely detailed. In this lesson, s
Everybody in the world lives in a watershed. Where does the rain mainly drain where you live? Follow the water all the w
Have fun with color in a way that Andy Warhol did! Use copy machine copies as the basic work while students focus on the
Bring the Bill of Rights to life! Create a visual Bill of Rights to hang in the classroom using Crayola™ Color Sticks™ C
Rah! Rah! Rah! Three cheers for your school. Show your loyalty by creating "spirit wear." Use Crayola Fabric Markers to
Weave golden sticks through paper printed with gold leaves. This wall hanging is a natural to make an impression!
Research the great wave of immigration to the United States in the 1800s then create a model of an immigrant marketplace
Where do your favorite things originate? Discover how world economies depend on each other to create materials, products
Make magnificent magnets to use when you take a vote on Valentine's Day to find out your friend's favorites!
When students say, “I have nothing to write about,” use this team teaching activity to inspire creative writing through
How does geography influence people and places? Discover how natural features such as coastlines shape architecture, job
Is your knowledge about the Earth’s layers rock solid? Create a down-to-Earth 3-D display with Crayola Markers.
The ocean’s surface really is just the tip of the iceberg! Oceanographers have found amazing creatures that adapt to dra
What do students eat for lunch at school? Discover tasty menus from around the world. Make a game to match foods to thei
How does lamb’s wool become a coat? How does a bill become a law? Strengthen critical thinking skills with this lesson a
Explore the community helpers theme by having students imagine and express themselves as adult workers in this color fil
Imagine having to move to a new ‘home’ taking with you only possessions you could carry. What would you take? Leave behi
What's behind Albert Einstein's frizzy hair, wiry mustache, and penetrating eyes? Find out and create a bas-relief mask
"How Do You Hug a Porcupine" ("Como Abrazas a un Puercoespin?”) by/por- Laurie Isop is the inspiration for students to c
Visualize a journey that incorporates no technology other than one’s own feet. Students re-imagine the passage of North
Alex Katz is an American figurative artist and one of the many artists supported by FAPE (Foundation for Art and Preserv
How do pets or wildlife care for their young? Discover how young animals change as they grow!
Does animal brain size match body size? Affect intelligence? Sculpt the brains of three vertebrates to compare and contr
Children’s EI (Emotional Intelligence) needs to be nurtured and fed just like their IQ. Literature does this very well.
Work together to create a traditional decorated doorway in the spirit of Diwali, the Hindu year-end holiday.
Towers, domes, pinnacles---Golden Landmarks are found around the world. Drawings of these architectural marvels gleam an
Design colorful cards—for Valentine’s Day or any special occasion. Send heart-y greetings using the contemporary art tec
Watch interest in trees and ecology grow as students create a forest of 3-D trees representing multiple species.
This lesson is a unique approach to looking at and appreciating well-known pieces of art work using Crayola® Dry-Erase p
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 make a faux stained glass design using Crayola Window Crayons on wax paper.
Use knowledge of, a and experiences with, food sources to decide where food comes from.
Start with a simple shoe shape and create a fantasy style shoe design with a new, exciting purpose!
Create an Alligator Alley art gallery to display paintings and information about alligators and how humans impact their
Create whimsical, heart-y creatures for loved ones. Make them as decorations for Valentine’s Day or use them any time to
Encourage freedom of expression with this activity focused on the art of Jackson Pollock.
Students strengthen observation and memory skills with primitive style paintings depicting holiday and/or seasonal activ