Parrots - Author says: "It is a favorite with the kids as they are amazed they can paint a parrot. I typically do it with Grade 5 but it is applicable from Grade 4 up I think." Links to a full how-to page!
Kindergarten hot dogs & cool cats. Draw face, ears and paws with black sharpie, use washable markers to add warm and cool colored fur, add water to turn washable markers into paint! Easy, quick, adorable results!