Today, we will be creating amazing educational crafts in every single subject. From science projects to math crafts to fun reading activities, we will delve into every lesson with a mind to create something spectacular. Join us on our journey into 39 Creative Lesson Ideas and Educational Crafts for Kids!
The Rainbow Fish and Elmer The Elephant Window Art. Book inspired artwork from The Rainbow Fish and Elmer The Elephant. This window Art is suitable for toddlers and preschoolers. Simply use recycled sweet wrappers and contact paper.
Combine this with the heart pipette activity. Color Mixing on Coffee Filters- Primary colors are one of the first art concepts I like to introduce young kids to in art. First, because they are a basic building block for for understanding how to make all kinds of things. And second, because mixing colors is kind of magical. Color mixing on coffee filters is a fun introduction to what happens when those primary colors mix together!
Teaching Self-Portraits: proportion vs. tracing face shapes. For grades 1-4 teach proportion. For grades 5-8 begin by having students trace a picture of themselves onto transparency using vis-a-vis marker. Students tape transparency into sketchbook for shape reference. For grades 9-12 teach both methods and introduce modeling/value
The Organized Art Teacher: Organizing and Creating Lesson Plans
It's easy to teach art lessons and art history when you have read-aloud scripts to guide your lessons! Grab these simple lesson guides and art projects to study famous artists, countries of the world, or step-by-step seasonal crafts! (free download lessons included)