GECKO ART

MATH

Try to find the distance of an irregular shape, what would the size of the gecko be from the tip of the nose to the end of the tail, download the FREE template from Teachers Pay Teachers
https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Zen-Gecko-4933515

HISTORY
Art can lend itself to the theory of self enlightenment. Explore the world of Zen art throughout history in places like India, China and Japan. Then create your own art to go with your findings and describe your feelings.

LANGUAGE ARTS
Write in sand, much like a gecko’s tail would leave a mark in the sand, giving your message an embossed like look. What might a gecko say about its travels?

SCIENCE
Discover interesting facts about geckos like why Geckos can stick to surfaces. Do research to find out if geckos can really run across water and why they lick a clear membrane over their eyes. Contrast and compare the differences between geckos and lizards.

EXTENSION
Paint gecko art on large stones or pieces of driftwood and design a terrarium garden with plants that might be found in a gecko’s environment, like Aloes, Ox Tongue and Snake Plants.

Art Infused Cross Curriculum Educational Lesson Ideas – Gecko Art Project

Ideas for ART INFUSED Cross Curriculum Lesson Plans

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