Grades: 3rd – 5th Grade, 6th – 8th Grade
Grade Levels: 3 through 8
It’s spring and the birds are out! This arts integration lesson combines the beautiful art of origami with mathematics and the science of nature. Learn how to fold origami birds like the crane (a symbol of health and healing) and how you can help with bird conservation through the “Lights Down During Bird Migration” project sponsored by the St. Louis Arts Chamber and the Audubon Society.
Guest Expert: Sandy Brooks of the St. Louis Arts Chamber and the Academy of Nature and Wildlife Arts
Meet Sandy and see examples of her photographic artwork in another Educate.Today video “Inspire Your Heart with Art with Sandy Brooks, Photographic Artist.”
Learn more about the St. Louis Arts Chamber of Commerce at their website.
Learn more about Academy of Nature and Wildlife Arts at their website.