Resources by Subject → The Arts

Drama Notebook

This site includes drama activities, lesson plans and scripts, based on various grade curriculum expectations. Many scripts and resources are free. (Some resources are accessible only through a paid membership.)

Drama Notebook

Beat by Beat Press: Drama Games for kids

This site offers teachers access to various drama games to use in the classroom. (For a fee, you can also access musicals.) Great for drama class or just to integrate into the classroom.

Beat by Beat Press: Drama Games for kids

Incredible Art: Lesson Plans

This site offers art lessons plans for all grades and inclusive of art from all over the world WITH art history to accompany it.

Incredible Art: Lesson Plans

Reading and Writing Stories

This website is a hands-on program that allows students to use artwork to inspire writing. Students arrange images in a sequence and begin writing a story to go along. The whole class is involved and students can write reviews and commentaries regarding their peers work.

Reading and Writing Stories

Learning through the Arts

The Royal Conservatory database of lesson plans gives teachers access to a range of arts-based activities from across Canada for cross-curricular instruction.

Learning through the Arts

African Arts and Music

Learning activities on the arts and music of various regions of Africa.

African Arts and Music

Paint Chip Cities

Paint Chips can be found at many hardware stores. Using many colours, students can create buildings with the paint chips by cutting unique shapes and adding details in markers.

Paint Chip Cities

25 Pop Songs to Use with Students

This website lists 25 fun, recognizable pop songs that have a positive message that could be used in your classroom.

25 Pop Songs to Use with Students

Drama and Language Activities based on Picture Books

This site describes drama and language activities prompted by pictures books.

Drama and Language Activities based on Picture Books

Crayola Art Lesson Plans

Find lots of artful lesson plan ideas designed to integrate the arts into daily curriculum and stimulate independent thinking through visual learning.

Crayola Lesson Plans