Everyday craft materials like drinking straws, pipe cleaners, and beads can transform into these adorable bendy buddies, thanks to our friends at Family Fun. http://www.parents.com/fun/arts-crafts/easy-pipe-cleaner-pals/?socsrc=pmmpin130422cPipeCleanerPals
Do w/o sculpt part - Students looked at various examples of cityscapes, specifically the collage work of Romare Bearden. Students created their own mixed media cityscapes by layering various types of cardboard, cork board and wood pieces, painting it black and adding oil pastel for color and texture.
*The Old Mine Shaft Marble Ride - complete instructions for this marble project. (Use it as a model but get creative and experiment with other structures too. Imagination is the key ingredient, so let the kids use theirs.)