Learn How to Create a 3-D Sun

Project Title: 3-D Sun Description: Students create 3-Dimensional suns with handprint cutouts representing solar flares. Author: Candice Grade level or Target Age Range: preschool to early elementary Historical Art Examples or References: Images of the sun and different solar anomalies Vocabulary: solar flares, solar system, gravity Materials: glue, colored construction paper, paper …

Space Ship Lesson Plan

Project Title: Paper Space Ships Description: Kids decorate their own spaceships that can be launched with a straw. A great way to introduce trust. Astronauts have to trust each other in order to persevere through space together. Project Ideas: technology, trust, team building, body kinesthetic Author: Candice Carroll Grade level or Target …

Painting Silhouettes

Silhouettes can be found on a wide range of art objects, such as ancient Egyptian hieroglyphs, Greek vases, Italian cameos, French locket paintings, and colonial American portrait miniatures. In this workshop, the students drew each other’s profiles and painted desert landscapes to learn about silhouettes.