Using a read aloud of "Snowflake Day" by Becky Friedman as the impetus, students identify and talk about the story's pro
Students create an age-appropriate installation that demonstrates how many it takes to get to 100 using mark-making, sta
Students go on a short field trip to the out of doors to observe weather conditions and document what they see on dry er
Young students discuss how to erase fears while practicing how to write simple words.
Introduce young students to maps by having them create their own map with lines for roads printed with car wheels.
Big and small colorful circles become flowers and seeds in a colorful garden.
Create a 3-dimensional snowman of winter using Model Magic and found objects.
"How to Draw a Dragon" by Douglas Florian has all the information anyone would need to inspire the creation of a ferocio
Students formalize their knowledge of numbers with these counting creations. The bubble numbers hold a beautiful number
Help children understand important identity issues through reading the serious, though humorously illustrated, picture b
Create a framed family portrait that everyone will treasure.
Create a cityscape with dynamic colors popping against a dark background.
With the book “Is This a House for a Hermit Crab?” by Megan McDonald as a jumping off point, students create a matching
Oil pastels can be used to create self-portraits with painterly effects.
A good book that transports the reader/listener is filled with sensory descriptions. Use a read-aloud picture book like
Capture the beauty and variety of fall leaves. Make an accordion book with different-sized leaf prints.
This simplistic line drawing is blooming with color and fragrant with friendship.
Bright orange carrots and juicy red tomatoes; green grapes and yellow pineapples....
Get toddlers excited about good nu
Get inspired by nature. Use mixed-media to create a seasonal-inspired, abstract artwork!
What would you wish for if you had three wishes? Students make "magic" pebbles and create a flap book to show their wis
After listening to and discussing the book "On the Moon" by Anna Milborne and Benji Davies, students incorporate shapes
"The Maestro Plays" by Susan Karnovsky and Vladimir Radunsky is the inspiration for students to create their own picture
With Twistables Slick Stix Crayons and recycled materials, construct the object of your fear and inhabit it. Be it big l
Encourage problem solving skills using the rite of passage described in the picture book “Owen” by Kevin Henkes. Student