An simple dough recipe for sculpting and crafts that can be air dried and painted.
A fast, easy, simple recipe for non-toxic play dough.
Traditional cooked flour play dough recipe.
As part of an Egyptian unit or Hieroglyphic study, have students create their own drawings to convey meaning.
Self-portraits can go a long way toward covering many subject areas and, at the same time, giving students a creative outlet. Self-portraits are ideal during the first few weeks of school because the work a student does now can be reassigned at the end of the year for comparison. Lessons along the way in shading, shape, technique and perspective will yield a far different result in the second drawing. Your students may be amazed when they compare two self-portraits done months apart!