Fourth Grade Painting & Drawing Activities

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Reuse Markers to Create Liquid Watercolors
Reuse Markers to Create Liquid Watercolors
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Reuse Markers to Create Liquid Watercolors
Teach children how to upcycle dried-out markers with this homemade paint-making activity!
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Science
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Silhouette Portraits
Silhouette Portraits
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Silhouette Portraits
Here's a fun family activity: have your child make a cameo appearance by creating and drawing on their own silhouettes!
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Social studies
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Corn Pastel Picture
Corn Pastel Picture
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Corn Pastel Picture
Celebrate autumn by making a beautiful pastel art piece with corn as its theme.
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Wood Block Printing: A Blast From the Past
Wood Block Printing: A Blast From the Past
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Wood Block Printing: A Blast From the Past
Take some inspiration from the past and create some wood block prints with your fourth grader.
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Martin Luther King Stamp
Martin Luther King Stamp
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Martin Luther King Stamp
Help your fourth grader design a first class postage stamp for a hero who stood up for the dignity of people from all walks of life.
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Social studies
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Make an African Mask
Make an African Mask
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Make an African Mask
Help your child to make a beautiful Africa mask to help her reinforce important spatial and compositional skills.
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Social studies
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Nature Poetry
Nature Poetry
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Nature Poetry
Inspire a love for the written word by creating an illustrated nature poetry book with your kids.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Make Shape Poem Greeting Cards
Make Shape Poem Greeting Cards
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Make Shape Poem Greeting Cards
Help your fourth or fifth grader design and write their own innovative greeting card by formulating a poem in the shape of their favorite object of choice.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Discover Chinese Tradition: Create a Unique "Chop"
Discover Chinese Tradition: Create a Unique "Chop"
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Discover Chinese Tradition: Create a Unique "Chop"
Show your fourth grader how to design and print his own chop, a Chinese "signature" of sorts that uses calligraphic characters or motifs.
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Write a Simile Poem ... Starring Your Pet!
Write a Simile Poem ... Starring Your Pet!
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Write a Simile Poem ... Starring Your Pet!
Give your fourth grader a head start in poetry with a simile writing activity that guides him in crafting a cute poem about the beloved family pet.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Personalized Recipe Book
Personalized Recipe Book
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Personalized Recipe Book
Help your fourth grader make a homemade recipe book that's eye-catching, simple to construct and perfect for holding all of her favorite recipes!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Paint a Frida Kahlo Inspired Self-Portrait
Paint a Frida Kahlo Inspired Self-Portrait
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Paint a Frida Kahlo Inspired Self-Portrait
Frida Kahlo was a famous Mexican painter. In this activity, your child can put pick up a paintbrush and create a self-portrait inspired by this renowned artist.
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Make Cave Paintings
Make Cave Paintings
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Make Cave Paintings
Using butcher paper, ink and charcoal, your child will explore ancient motifs such as buffalo, bison and hunters by creating her very own cave painting.
4th grade
Social studies
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Printmaking Art
Printmaking Art
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Printmaking Art
With this fun and easy method of printing your child will draw patterns, trace them with yarn, paint and press their very own masterpieces.
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Flower Painting
Flower Painting
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Flower Painting
Your child can create a vibrant and dazzling array of flowers by blending and scraping into paint, and then creating a collage.
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African Shield
African Shield
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African Shield
Make an initiation shield like the ones from the Kikuyu tribe in Africa for an art project.
4th grade
Social studies
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Make Art Like the Ancient Greeks: Black-Figure Vase Painting
Make Art Like the Ancient Greeks: Black-Figure Vase Painting
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Make Art Like the Ancient Greeks: Black-Figure Vase Painting
Ancient Greek vases were not only utilitarian, they were also works of art. Jump into ancient cultures by decorating your own vase in classic Greek style.
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Social studies
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How to Paint like Georgia O'Keeffe
How to Paint like Georgia O'Keeffe
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How to Paint like Georgia O'Keeffe
Show your child how to paint in true Georgia O'Keeffe style. He'll enjoy painting art inspired by a master, and boost his math skills, too.
4th grade
Math
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Make Your Own Pop Art
Make Your Own Pop Art
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Make Your Own Pop Art
Learn about Andy Warhol and his famous portraits with your child by creating your own self-portrait in his trademark style.
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Craft a Japanese Scroll
Craft a Japanese Scroll
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Craft a Japanese Scroll
Jump into Japanese culture with your child by making your own calligraphy scroll. Try your hand at painting kanji on paper just like Zen masters of old!
4th grade
Social studies
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Paint a Plate
Paint a Plate
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Paint a Plate
Why pay for expensive plates when you can paint original designs on your own dishes? This fun activity will bring out your kid's creative side.
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Apple Painting
Apple Painting
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Apple Painting
This art exercise is great way to help kids learn how to see just like a professional painter, while experimenting and having fun with monochromatic color!
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Batik Design
Batik Design
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Batik Design
Batik is a traditional Indonesian craft, which uses a technique of drawing wax on fabric to create patterns before dying.
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How to Paint Like Matisse
How to Paint Like Matisse
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How to Paint Like Matisse
In this activity, your child will reference Matisse and also learn about patterns.
4th grade
Social studies
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Make Free-Fall Foreshortening Art!
Make Free-Fall Foreshortening Art!
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Make Free-Fall Foreshortening Art!
Teach your fourth grader foreshortening, a type of visual perspective in art with this fun and easy activity!
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Fourth Grade Painting & Drawing Activities

Grab your brushes! Paint is a preferred art medium for kids, since it's so versatile and easy to blend, apply, and clean up. Explore all of the different things fourth graders can do with paint with these hands-on activities. From dot painting to stained glass techniques, this collection of crafts offer something for every kind of kid to tap into their inner artist.