Colors! Shapes! Patterns! All these components of art can tell the story of who we are. Using Crayola® Premier™ Tempera
This exercise in visual literacy introduces students to a visual form of note taking that leads to exciting storytelling
Polka dots with stripes…peanut butter burritos…that’s just the beginning of “mismatches” for delightfully diverse Mariso
"Cool Penguins" by Jeff Bauer is the inspiration for students' original artwork focused on the lives of penguins living
Make a scratch-out picture with paint over crayon to show some signs of the season.
Retell favorite stories in allegorical paintings created in the style of Baroque painter Sir Peter Paul Rubens.
What kinds of designs have you seen on dinner plates, teapots, and vases? Porcelain is just one of many Chinese inventio
Corn (maize) was a staple in the Aztec culture. Show the Aztec’s sophisticated corn-growing techniques in a realistic di
Build compare/contrast skills and promote interracial harmony with this primitive art peace quilt honoring the lives of
Students create textured illustrations of endangered species in their environments with this lesson in ecology and scien
Students create their own stencils and make an overlapping design with smudged crayon.
Dig deep into an ancient Mexican culture! Recreate colors reminiscent of traditional turquoise and coral found on these
On Chinese poetry and art, a small red square announces, "I made this." Students design a personal Chinese character sta
Students investigate a series of African cultures to compare and contrast their use of patterns. Students create an ori
Create fanciful architecture with inspiration from nature like the famous Spanish architect, Antonio Gaudi.
Heroes and heroines are people who step up to help in stressful, challenging times. Students connect with helpers by cre
Explore public art as students find, photograph, design and present solutions two and three dimensionally for artistic e
Students create wearable facts to present information about the decade they were born in.
Discover the world of instruments and the mathematics of music. Design labeled posters of various instruments.
Walks in nature provide opportunities to use all five senses to investigate the changing seasons. Crayola® Washable Mark
Capture amazing rain forest birds with a scratch-out crayon technique.
Research ancient Egyptian hieroglyphics and tell a wall story with an interesting crayon resist technique.
Create inspirational star banners to motivate creative poetry, invention, and songwriting like that of others inspired b
‘Tis the season to shine! What word or words captures feelings about the holidays?