STEP 21. Here some little details, what you need to draw too, these needs just in the realistic hand drawing.
what a great way to use up all the boxes
Tin foil, yarn, cardboard, and sharpies. This makes a cool low relief sculpture. Start by teaching about line variations, and color schemes (monochromatic, analogous, etc.). Cool project for 6-7th grade.
Poster of painting techiques. Gloucestershire Resource Centre http://www.grcltd.org/scrapstore/
Here is a helpful handout for your printmaking vocabulary needs at the elementary and middle school level. You can also print it poster size on your school's poster maker. It is hand-drawn for that sketchbook feel.
LINES wall poster I like the different line descriptions. Use with the 1st grade line lesson
Have you ever tried to draw or paint someone's portrait and struggled to get a good likeness? http://community.art-is-fun.com/forum/topics/it-looks-better-upside-down
2nd grade art project - study of louise nevelson-love this idea as a group project--as an add-on, bring from home, assemblage, reuse, recycle project. could then paint white to practice paintbrush skills. maybe a center on the side?