Everyone gets a square with a quarter circle, this is the end result- could be a good ice breaker beginning of year activity. Each student decorates the square and includes their name. Nice way to decorate the bulletin boards in the beginning of the year!
painting like Michelangelo. Instead of just having sketching time- discover and study Michelangelo, how he hanged upside down while painting. This is also great for students struggling with fine motor hand writing. It builds strength in pincer grasp.
Search magazines to find similar size features, (old, young, male, female) and glue them in the proper place. Your challenge is to add what is missing and pull the variety of magazine cutouts together with colored pencils to create a face.