4th Grade Cupcakes Wars- with values--Yes! The very lesson I was looking to do.
Art Projects for Kids: Winter Birch Trees G made some really pretty ones a couple years ago, time to dust this one off again. Maybe for Christmas cards?
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.
winter birch trees--masking tape, watercolor with salt
Tissue Paper Trees. Lesson activity - stained glass windows / 99NamesAllah / make pictures out of news items.
Color It Like you MEAN it!: What's the VALUE of a winter sky?