Textured Landscapes - requires few materials & little set up but produces amazing pieces of work!
tin foil figures with shadow
Storm Boy by Colin Theile - A Mini Unit of Lessons and Activities - Australian Curriculum Lessons
Create this Cat in the Shoe craft inspired by Eric Litwin & James Dean's picture book: Pete the Cat I Love My White Shoes. Craft Template available at http://craftypammy.com/pete-cat-craft/
Pete the Cat Art Lesson for First Grade
Making connections - use post it notes
Great anchor chart
Story Mountain Anchor Chart