Students use everyday classroom materials to create a head and shoulders self-portrait with a large, unfolding hug.
Study the many organic shapes of flowers through the eyes of Georgia O’Keeffe. Create a drawing inspired by local plant
See the world in a new way--with the breads people eat. Explore cultural attributes and world populations with a pictogr
Capture a character from your original story of life in a castle.
What symbols or logos would you use to represent the three branches of the U.S. government? Students mark important pass
Want to review spelling words, math facts, or science vocabulary? This ring-toss game adapts to almost any curriculum ar
Can one person make a difference? Find out how Thurgood Marshall's legal career in Civil Rights shaped the lives of peop
Immerse yourself in the Pennsylvania folk art tradition of hex signs. These colorful creations incorporate history, math
Pretty purses and bulging backpacks and all around us! Design a distinctive bag with special features to accommodate a s
The book, Swimmy by L. Lionni, inspires a paper painting mural by students recreating a major event in the book! Art an
Celebrate the colors and shapes of nature’s bounty in a Giuseppe Arcimboldo-inspired self-portrait. Learn about incorpor
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
Learn the story about Peter Roget, the creator of the thesaurus. Then paint an illustration of a word with all its synon
Andy Warhol designs include bright colors, repetition, and unique creativity. Students make their own Pop Art name in co
Before roads crossed our nation, rivers served as roadways to move cargo. Learn about the engineering of the canal era o
Weave a decorative placemat to demonstrate the Kwanzaa principle of "umoja," or unity, among people. Celebrate this mode
Explore the various modes of transportation used to move west across North America in the 1800s. Create a scene with pa
Students explore the possibilities of becoming a computer engineer, a Web master, or some other exciting computer career
Inspire students to create an unusual view of their artwork as they use diagonal folding, rotating and flipping to compl
Create colorful pictures with super swirly lines, much like famous artist Vincent van Gogh. The brilliant colors magical
How do boats move?
Research the stories behind the constellations in the night sky and then connect the stars to see them for yourself!
Imagine you could put on someone else’s comfortable shoes. What would you see if you were walking in an unfamiliar place