A good book that transports the reader/listener is filled with sensory descriptions. Use a read-aloud picture book like
Build self-confidence and develop leadership in young artists as they use a variety of Crayola media and techniques to c
Create a torn and cut paper collage of a Brown Bear in Winter, using printmaking to create falling snow.
Create a mixed media winter cityscape street scene focused on the idea of top/bottom, above/below as snow is painted on
Create a unique pocket for the adorable character Corduroy from Don Freeman’s picture book A Pocket for Corduroy.
In “Max Found Two Sticks” by Brian Pinkney, Max expresses himself through rhythmic sounds. In this activity, students dr
Try an easy art technique to create dramatically colorful paper with paint. Use the student-created art paper to make cu
Start with a Geometric Shape and change it into something new with tearing, gluing and your imagination!
Students create tangible sets of numbers (of things) on matching construction paper pieces and the infinite world of mat
Invite students to create symmetry by making a bug of their own.
A single black dot can be a hole to look through, but what about two or three? Students will love imagining possibilitie
Help children build their self-confidence as they create self-portraits emphasizing that they are INDIVIDUALS and an imp
Students hold hands with friends, dance in and out, and get all tangled up into a big knot! Then draw colorful swirls an
"How to Draw a Dragon" by Douglas Florian has all the information anyone would need to inspire the creation of a ferocio
Students can create anything 2-dimensional on a Crayola® Dry-Erase Board. Take a digital image and upload to a class dro
"The Foot Book" by Dr. Seuss inspires children to create Kandinsky-like abstract paintings.
Young students discuss how to erase fears while practicing how to write simple words.
Students explore the works of Frida Kahlo’s self-portraits and the rain forest animals in her paintings.
This simplistic line drawing is blooming with color and fragrant with friendship.
"The Maestro Plays" by Susan Karnovsky and Vladimir Radunsky is the inspiration for students to create their own picture
Students create an age-appropriate installation that demonstrates how many it takes to get to 100 using mark-making, sta
Help children understand important identity issues through reading the serious, though humorously illustrated, picture b
Oil pastels can be used to create self-portraits with painterly effects.
What would you wish for if you had three wishes? Students make "magic" pebbles and create a flap book to show their wis