Students create jar lanterns by gluing colored tissue paper to glass jars and enjoy the glow by adding a battery operated tea light to them.

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Over and Under the Snow Mural

Murals. This fun mural explores what lives up above and down below the snow in the winter. A good project to accompany the book “Over and Under the Snow” by Kate Messner. Students can make trees, ponds, burrows, caves and snowflakes to set the scene, or they can choose to work on an animal, such…

Evergreen Journals

  LIFE SCIENCE CONTENT Life Cycles of Plants – Students will collect, sort, and classify a variety of seeds and explore various seed dispersal adaptations Students will identify and explain the major parts of plants and their functions Students will identify and describe the basic requirements for sustaining plant life Students will conduct experiments which…

Seed Dispersal Mural

Science -Students will collect, sort, and classify a variety of seeds and explore various seed dispersal adaptations. -“Develop a simple model that mimics the function of an animal in dispersing seeds or pollinating plants.” -“Plants depend on animals for pollination or to move their seeds around.” Description: This mixed-media mural requires each student to create their…

Map Mural

|| Subject: Geography, Geometry || Core Standards:  SS:GE:2:1.1: Identify the characteristics and purposes of globes and maps. (Themes: C: People, Places and Environment, F: Global Transformation) SS:GE:2:1.2: Introduce spatial information on maps and other geographic representations, e.g., map key, compass rose. (Themes: C: People, Places and Environment) || Description: This is a paper mural that…