Easy DIY Crafts: Pick a silhouette. Cut magazine strips. When I saw this, I immediately thought of maps, and the huge collection of old National Geographics in my granddad's basement. Would be so cool to do a map of the US with a picture from every state.
For the Love of Art: 3rd Grade: Sea Turtles. I love this blog. She is a special needs/elementary art teacher. Life skills students learn best, in my experience, when making art while they are learning.