What pets are feed, walked, or groomed? Izak, who lives in Lapland, takes care of a reindeer! Match animals with owners
Explore nature and art through Eric Carle’s book about a busy spider.
With the book “Is This a House for a Hermit Crab?” by Megan McDonald as a jumping off point, students create a matching
Students go wild filling Beasty Books and their brains with fun facts and figures about their favorite creatures.
If you could have an animal body, what creature would you be? Why? Invite students to draw their dream animal and then s
Using Crayola® Dry Erase Crayons and Construction Paper Crayons, create 3-dimensional flower and paper leaf designs for
Keep track of the season, month, day, and date with this colorful, changeable calendar.
Create a mixed media winter cityscape street scene focused on the idea of top/bottom, above/below as snow is painted on
Using a read aloud of "Snowflake Day" by Becky Friedman as the impetus, students identify and talk about the story's pro
What's going on in the ground below a plant? Students use Crayola Model Magic to create a relief showing plants and thei
After observing and discussing illustrations of animals and their spots and stripes in the read aloud "Spots and Stripes
Capture animals in abstract drawings, finding the geometric shapes that make up animal faces and bodies.
Capture the exhilaration and the exhaustion of exercise in a watercolor resist.
Create a cuddly teddy bear pillow to snuggle with at bedtime. Transform an adorable two dimensional drawing into a three
What's hatching out of that egg? Students research creatures that lay eggs.
Form Model Magic® into decorative animal masks. Create a cast of merry characters based on any story, science unit, or s
What came first, the chicken or the egg? Students watch chicks emerge from their shells and make models of them. This am
Get inspired by reading the book “Leaves” by David Ezra Stein. Watch your students bloom with confidence as they create
Students go on a short field trip to the out of doors to observe weather conditions and document what they see on dry er
How do pets or wildlife care for their young? Discover how young animals change as they grow!
Combine movement into active learning and art making in this lesson. Students learn and express concepts in radial symm
Discover animal habitats under sidewalks, tree roots, at the beach, or near ponds. Fascinating creatures can be found al
Polka dots with stripes…peanut butter burritos…that’s just the beginning of “mismatches” for delightfully diverse Mariso
Vivaldi inspires paintings incorporating symbols of the seasons.