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Grade 6-8

Art Outside and At Home

by Mindi V. | Arts

1 Lesson 16:01
  1. 1. Art All Around You 16:01

Grade 6-8


NGSS Standards

About the course

"Make affordable art from things you can find around your home or backyard! No need to buy expensive items to explore your passions. Use textures, colors, and unique ideas to explore your creativity - the only limitation is your imagination!

We're back with more crafts for kids! Get creative with items you can find in, around, and outside your home."


Art Around You

Course overview


Art All Around You

Use the things around you to create art!


  • art project
  • colors
  • crafting
  • crafts
  • drawing
  • inexpensive
  • projects

Recommended Materials

paper and drawing supplies


Mindi has her BS in life science, her MEd in Special Education, her PhD in Educational Leadership and is a certified K-12 teacher. As a teacher, Mindi has taught in a wide variety of ages from kindergarten to adult learners. She has also taught in a wide variety of settings including teaching on a remote outer island an hour off the coast in a one room school house, in day rehabilitation centers, GED and ESL learners, and middle school and high school science for students abroad online. She has developed district curriculums for a wide variety of subjects, school inititive plans, and worked on the development and implementation of countless IEPs. She is the Director of Curriculum and Instruction at Gooroo.

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