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Cool Art Projects for Kids – Download and Go!

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Browse over 100 seriously fun art activities for middle school students (8-13 years). These easy-to-use printable resources are ideal for both the classroom and homeschool.  Get creative with your kids all year round!


year round art activites

Art Lessons - All Year

all about me art

All About Me Back To School

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fall art projects for kids

Fall / Thanksgiving

halloween art projects for kids

Halloween Art

EWinter art projects for kids

Christmas / Winter

2022 fun selfies art activity

New Year, Chinese New Year

valentine's day art

Valentine's Day Art

first week back to school ideas

First Week Back To School Ideas and Activities

First week back to school ideas and activities are great for soothing anxious students and teachers. Icebreakers do just that – they break the ice! How do we build a strong classroom community for the year ahead? Engage kids in fun group discussions Set goals for the year, talk about hopes and fears Get creative […]

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Back To School Art Projects That Kids Can Really Relate To!

The first week back to school is the perfect time to introduce some imaginative, ‘all about me’ activities to engage tweens and teens. They love current and cool themes that reflect their interests – modern tech, gadgets, sport, fashion, street art. That’s my key aim – creating resources that do just that!

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Why is Art Important in our Classrooms?

Art is a fantastic vehicle for learning, communicating feelings and exploring outside of the box thinking. I’m a great believer in the positive power of art on our mental wellbeing. Perhaps many of us feel more comfortable or free to express ourselves in a deeper way via hands on creativity rather than just using words?

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Free Growth Mindset Posters for the Classroom

Create an environment, at school or home that is imaginative, inspiring, colorful, stimulating, motivational, fun and engaging. Encourage a Growth Mindset with these free posters. Read more about this FREE Growth Mindset activity.

I love a challenge! I am determined to succeed!

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July 4th Fun Facts

July 4th Fun Facts and Free Printables for Kids

July 4th is a great learning topic for kids all around the world – in the classroom or homeschool and summer camps or clubs – there are so many fun facts to explore. Here are some fun facts and a free printable to celebrate the Fourth of July. Did you know these July 4th Fun […]

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Queens Platinum Jubilee Free Printables For Kids

The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee takes place from 2nd to 5th June 2022 and will celebrate Her Majesty’s seventy years of service. This is the perfect, creative opportunity to decorate your classroom or home and get kids excited about this exciting historic milestone. To mark the celebration, I’ve enjoyed designing some no-prep Platinum Jubilee fun free […]

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Perhaps imagination is only intelligence having fun.

George Scialabba

Just Imagine

Logic will get you from A-Z, imagination will get you everywhere.

Albert Einstein

Dream Big

Imagination is the voyage into the land of the infinite.

Gaston Bachelard

Create Art

What is now proved was once only imagined.

William Blake

Just Be You

Everything you can imagine is real

Pablo Picasso

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