Art Projects for Kids: Snowflake Art Trading Cards. Punched snowflakes glued to painted watercolor paper. Love these - even little kids could do a series of these in diff winter/Christmas themes, and could gift them to mum and dad as gift tags:)
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.