Students with special learning needs often have various sensory issues. This moon sand is a great way to help your students get that input they need without all the mess. You could even make it as part of your science lesson! Get all the directions at:

D.I.Y. Moon Sand (or Cloud Dough)

Sticky sand is lots of fun for kids to play with. It acts like wet sand, but it isn't actually wet. It sticks together well, creating a perfect molding sand for sculpting and creating

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This DIY recipe for Kinetic Sand only takes 3 ingredients, and costs about a third of what commercial brands of Kinetic Sand retails for. Kids love sensory play like this, and will occupy them for hours. See how to make your own Kinetic Sand here!

Make Your Own…. Kinetic Sand!

Make your own Kinetic Sand Recipe! Edible, non-toxic sensory DIY recipe - great for toddlers, preschool, sand box, etc.

Edible Non Toxic Sensory Kinetic Sand Recipe for Kids

Beautiful stained glass effect butterfly art for kids to create. Ideal for linking learning with The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle.

Stained Glass Butterfly Art for Kids to make

Tin foil, yarn, cardboard, and sharpies. This makes a cool low relief sculpture. Start by teaching about line variations, and color schemes (monochromatic, analogous, etc.). Cool project for 6-7th grade.

Art at Becker Middle School: Tin Foil Line Relief
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Adult Coloring Basics ~ Coloring for grownups is all the rage right now! Want to dive in, but not sure how? Here are a few things to help get you started! | #Ad

Adult Coloring Basics

Free Fall Adult Coloring Pages

Free Fall Adult Coloring Pages - U Create

I finished my thumbprint biography! (There is a special kind of satisfaction in actually completing projects found on Pinterest....)

My Blog | A Literate Life

Thumbprint Self-Portrait | TeachKidsArt Kids made this based on their real thumbprint. Then fill it in with a narrative about themselves!

Thumbprint Self-Portrait | TeachKidsArt

This site has art lessons organized by grade level.

For the Love of Art: 6th Grade

Stained Glass Art - A super simple project that uses glue and food coloring to produce breathtaking results!

Stained Glass Art for kids

painting flowers in the style of Georgia O'Keefe

Artist Study with Kids: Georgia O'Keeffe - Art Bar

Homemade Glue

DIY PVC Easel at Instructables

PVC Pipe Tutorials - U Create

The Homemade Play Dough Guide by U Create. Create your very own version using this base recipe! Many tips and tricks, too!

The Homemade Play Dough Guide - UCreate

DIY crafts: BRACELETS recyling plastic bottles | Make It and Love It

DIY crafts: BRACELETS recycling plastic bottles - Innova Crafts

quick and easy way to make your own table easel with cardboard

DIY Cardboard Easel - Art Bar

free printable colouring pages

Free colouring pages for adults - Mum In The Madhouse

Butterfly Coloring Pages for Adults - Easy Peasy and Fun

Butterfly Coloring Pages for Adults - Easy Peasy and Fun

Summer Coloring Pages. Quick boredom busters without a big mess. Including beach & camping themed pages and much more!

Summer Coloring Pages

{Memorial Day Red Poppy Craft} A great post for Memorial Day with Kids. Includes key language (with a free printable), an art activity, listening exercise and much more.

Memorial Day Red Poppy Craft - Carrots Are Orange

Homemade-Watercolour-Paints disks

Homemade Watercolour Paints - 5 Kitchen Ingredients

Art to the Moon & Back: Analogous

Art to the Moon & Back: Analogous