Story Book Illustration

Students learn how to draw the main character in a book in a step by step lesson. After a story book has been chosen, the illustration is created using basic drawing skills, often adding fun details with card stock or paste paper cutouts.  The book Nerdy Birdy by Aaron Reynolds is the star of this…

Create-A-Country

Have you ever thought about a magical land or fantasized about a country all your own? Now students can do just that.  They begin by creating their countries shape and filling it in with special places.  Will they include a wild animal zoo or a fairy castle?  After their country is complete they add a…

Post Cards

Are you studying NH or learning about Map Making?  In this project, students first worked as a group to design a map of NH on a large canvas adding mountain ranges, lakes, forests, etc. with paints.  Then we gather together again to create post cards pretending to write to someone about their visit to one…