Go around the bases the British way! Create an authentic Rounders playing area, and learn to play baseball as the Englis
Students use simple measuring to create scale as the design and annotate a map to their houses, or from their houses to
Advocate passenger safety recommendations by creating original bumper stickers designed with hand-made Crayola® Model Ma
Learn about Buddhism, a philosophy of life that emphasizes wisdom and kindness, which is followed by people around the w
Discover the timeless beauty of Native American designs. This parfleche is so contemporary!
Intrigue classmates with a Mystery Map using hidden words, facts, and hints to locate treasures.
Ever examine tiny insects through a magnifying glass? Draw your favorite bugs from different angles. Quick, do it before
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
Students sail away on miniature Crayola® Model Magic boats that they research and create themselves!
Study the many organic shapes of flowers through the eyes of Georgia O’Keeffe. Create a drawing inspired by local plant
Bananas are a ubiquitous fruit—but what do children really know about them? Explore how banana plants grow, their fibers
Which item does not fit with the others? Recognizing similarities and differences is creative fun with this anytime game
Capture a character from your original story of life in a castle.
Students will draw a Picasso like portrait using Crayola Oil Pastels on black paper.
Follow the searching line technique used by Alexander Calder in his sculptures, mobiles, and paintings as you create an
Affirm self-image and visualize success by creating original artwork showing the achievement of personal goals.
What wonderful item did Alexander Graham Bell invent? History and technology come together in this recycled construction
When Canada celebrates its anniversary on July 1, the sun shines in the north—both night and day. What’s different betwe
Only recently could Canadians establish their own laws. Learn more about the country’s history and the Constitution Act
On Remembrance Day, Canadians honor fallen heroes and heroines. Create a 3-panel display to show why and how this event
Egyptian culture is something that intrigues young and old alike. In this lesson students create their own 3-D canonic j
Immerse yourself in the Pennsylvania folk art tradition of hex signs. These colorful creations incorporate history, math
How can something so small be so spectacular? Explore the structure of carbon, the foundational element for all living t
"How Do You Hug a Porcupine" ("Como Abrazas a un Puercoespin?”) by/por- Laurie Isop is the inspiration for students to c
"When Marian Sang" by Pam Munoz Ryan, a picture book that deals with following one's dreams and persisting in the face o
Design and decorate a symbolic carp streamer in the Japanese tradition of Kodomonohi (Children's Day).
Pretty purses and bulging backpacks and all around us! Design a distinctive bag with special features to accommodate a s
Link the visual and language arts! After drawing memories in the style of folk artist Clementine Hunter, classmates tell
Explore ancient Egyptian hieroglyphics! Invent a secret code and make an authentic-looking cartouche.
This pillow will “pop” with color, line and style! Inspired by the Pop art movement, this three dimensional creation wil
Students learn about Josie’s carvings after reading Pictures of Hollis Woods. What kind of carving would Josie make of t
Students create playful pop-ups to present character studies of mythological figures using colored pencils, markers and
Imagine you lived in a castle in France, Germany, or Italy during the Middle Ages. What crops would grow on the land? Gr
Celebrate the colors and shapes of nature’s bounty in a Giuseppe Arcimboldo-inspired self-portrait. Learn about incorpor
Create a castle with recycled boxes, Crayola® Washable Sidewalk Paint, and a good imagination. Write a play script for t
Ship figureheads used to embody the spirit of each sailing ship. Students create figures that symbolize who they are for
Is it a setting for a Medieval play, contemporary mystery, or royal family? This castle comes complete with finger puppe
Explore the mysteries of caves as you create original crayon resist cave scenes.
Transform yourself into a fantastic new creature, using design elements and principles of visual organization to make a
Before roads crossed our nation, rivers served as roadways to move cargo. Learn about the engineering of the canal era o
Explore celebrations across the globe! Capture a celebratory moment of your own by designing a colorful fabric banner!
Explore the various modes of transportation used to move west across North America in the 1800s. Create a scene with pa
Students trace around their hands to imitate the look of intricate henna designs on paper. These traditional, temporary
Read and write myths and legends about celestial bodies then portray the personalities of the sun, moon, and stars in Mo
Inspire students to create an unusual view of their artwork as they use diagonal folding, rotating and flipping to compl
How do boats move?
Introduce, or refresh, the concepts of 3-dimensional shapes and volume with your students. Investigate Joel Shapiro’s us
After experiencing a read aloud of "Chameleons are Cool" by Martin Jenkins students create an original environment with