Talvinen maisema --- Another great idea for teaching value using shades and tints. The original poster of this project, art teacher Jessica Young, gives a great explanation of the steps and tips she used with her fourth-grade students.
Lock-in idea: Baptismal remembrance bowls for the kids to make and take home. With a bigger lump of clay you can use an elbow or knee in place of a thumb - my mom used that method to teach my kids and they loved getting muddy ;
DIY your Christmas gifts this year with GLAMULET. they are compatible with Pandora bracelets. This shrinky dink handprint keychain is the perfect homemade father's day gift for Dad, and your kids will love making it too!