For elementary classes I like to clean out our portfolios and throw away any
paper scraps and practice drawings away, leaving their portfolios nice and
neat to take home. Then, weather permitting, we go outside and draw on the
sidewalks with sidewalk chalk. The kids love it and it sure brightens up the
> Does anyone have a good idea for the last day of art class as a kind of
> closure day?
> I liked the idea of giving a survey of favorite art projects, or having
> write about what they learned or what was the most important experience
> had in art class this year. I guess it's not very interactive for the
> as a whole, but it would be nice to have the information.