Which memories do you remember the best? Use Crayola® Markers to create artwork that tells a story in the tradition of Rivera, Ringgold, and Picasso.
Visit a local museum, peruse artwork online, or look through art books to view images that tell a story. Explore the artwork of Diego Rivera. Interpret the stories depicted in Faith Ringgold's <i>Neighborhood Quilts</i>. And interpret the hidden images in Pablo Picasso's <i>Guernica</i>.
What is your favorite memory of where you live or used to live? It might include friends, family, neighbors, buildings, festivals, or weather.
Using Crayola Washable Markers and Multicultural Markers, draw your memory on colored construction paper. Make the edges of your drawing irregular (not straight).
Write a description of your memory around the edges of your drawing, using Crayola Washable Fine Tip Markers.
Trim the irregular edges of your drawing with Crayola Scissors.
Glue several drawings on a posterboard with Crayola Washable Glue Sticks to produce a classroom mural.
Describe your work for the group. How is it similar to other artists' work? How is it different?
Study the complex, geometric ornamentation of Islamic art. Discover intricate, authentic Zillij designs using math and a
Your imagination gets moving when you look at the photography of Eadweard Muybridge. Create an original painting of you
Have you read Maya Angelou’s Life Doesn’t Frighten Me? What worries you? Turn your concerns over to a Worry Warrior and
How can older students make a difference in the lives of younger ones? Create and share interactive storybooks to bring
Make a very special pop-up card for a very special author.
What’s inside a lizard? Or a cat, bird, or even yourself? Imagine you have X-ray eyes. Show bright bones and opaque orga
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