Standing Man. Teacher's sample. Cardboard, glue. Middle school students of the Westfield Summer Workshop for the Arts made free-standing cardboard sculptures.
ceramic wall art - Bing Images...love this funny fish!
Origami Seascapes: ARTipelago Showing distance. This art project may be a little too challenging, but would be great for upper grades.
Cardboard sculptures - not only a cool art project, but also a little bit of engineering going on there
Under the sea-oil pastels
Drip, Drip, Splatter Splash-Bubbles and Jellyfish
MakingMamaMagic: Sandcastle Sand Art- I'd have students draw/color it themselves first and then write about what they would do at the beach.
cardboard - I could turn this project into a lesson on shape and form... each student could cut out a 2D shape from the cardboard, and then together collaborate to fit them together into a 3D form.
Frank Stella Inspired Clay Collage utilizing overlapping, texture created using the slab method. A great lesson to introduce students to the use of texture to show interest and color to explore emotion.