Using a read aloud of "Snowflake Day" by Becky Friedman as the impetus, students identify and talk about the story's pro
What do you need to know to be a safe bus rider? Create your own school bus, driver, and passengers!
Did you ever want to design your own house...a dream house? Let’s be an architect!
Help children develop as leaders and build self-confidence as they create colorful kites with the idea that they can fly
Polka dots with stripes…peanut butter burritos…that’s just the beginning of “mismatches” for delightfully diverse Mariso
Students create a paper collage using painted paper and Crayola florescent paint.
Any place on Earth can be a destination when you create a personal passport!
Paint a family picture—or any design—in the style of famous painters such as Michelangelo! Texture and glow add to their
In My Dog is an Elephant, by Remy Simard and Pierre Pratt, Hector finds an unexpected guest in his sandbox. An elephant
Details and descriptions of rainforest scenes come alive in narrative stories, poems, and plays and in original oil past
What messages do students see throughout their days? What power do they have to contribute to the messages in a positive
When Canada celebrates its anniversary on July 1, the sun shines in the north—both night and day. What’s different betwe
Discover the timeless beauty of Native American designs. This parfleche is so contemporary!
Compare seasons with a changeable folded-paper triarama.
What two huge countries have lived side by side in peace for almost 200 years? Make a fun game to learn more about these
WOW! Traveling in a new form of transportation across new terrain must be a very exciting experience; students create bo
Only recently could Canadians establish their own laws. Learn more about the country’s history and the Constitution Act
It's all about details! Use adjectives to write about a dream mansion and include details in your pencil and marker dra
On Remembrance Day, Canadians honor fallen heroes and heroines. Create a 3-panel display to show why and how this event
How did people grow their food long ago? Discover how much (or how little) farming has changed with a realistic diorama.
Students create Gee's Bend-influenced quilt hangings that communicate a discrete message.
Egyptian culture is something that intrigues young and old alike. In this lesson students create their own 3-D canonic j
Grandpa Green has created a garden of topiaries to remember his rich life experiences. This Caldecott Honor book by Lane
Ever examine tiny insects through a magnifying glass? Draw your favorite bugs from different angles. Quick, do it before
Intrigue classmates with a Mystery Map using hidden words, facts, and hints to locate treasures.
Who doesn’t love a great rubber ducky? In this lesson students are inspired by the rubber duck in popular culture and us
What is a community? One way to view a community is to create a map of a town, neighborhood, or region. Draw maps of dif
How can something so small be so spectacular? Explore the structure of carbon, the foundational element for all living t
Words count! Discover the power of words in poetry such as Maya Angelou’s Life Doesn’t Frighten Me. Then create a change
Play this game with your class, another class, or your whole grade! Race to match states, provinces, or countries to the
Make a weather mood collage using colorful papers you create yourself using cool new mixed media techniques and your fav
Build a festive Gingerbread House with Crayola® Model Magic®. Everyone can help decorate-without a kitchen!
What feels better than lending a hand to a good friend? Students share great ideas as they work with a partner to design
Be inspired by Sol LeWitt’s installation and create a five pointed star.
Create inspirational art for your classroom! Students create their representation of John Henry’s rainbow based on their
Students share a favorite family tradition. Games? Feasts? Reunions? Quilting? Show family togetherness in a dramatic di
Imagine building a replica of the Great Wall of China! Start with one section and add to it all year as you learn more a
St. George’s Day (or any day) is the perfect time to celebrate brave deeds. Create colorful bravery badges for yourself
Can you identify a state or country from its outline? Are you able to fit the states or provinces of your country togeth
Dragon myths and legends abound in literature from around the world. Depict a Legendary Dragon in a lavish sculpture tha
Design and decorate a symbolic carp streamer in the Japanese tradition of Kodomonohi (Children's Day).
Explore the ancient Greek art form of mosaics.
Study the many organic shapes of flowers through the eyes of Georgia O’Keeffe. Create a drawing inspired by local plant
The colors, patterns and shapes of this Matisse inspired still life will mesmerize you.
Who is your hero or heroine? Create a unique, handmade book that tells the story of bravery, such as Kate Shelley’s rema
Link the visual and language arts! After drawing memories in the style of folk artist Clementine Hunter, classmates tell
Students sail away on miniature Crayola® Model Magic boats that they research and create themselves!
Napoleon started this monument, which became Paris’s great triumphal arch. Construct a replica of the Arch de Triomphe,