Thumbprint Self-Portrait. The kids make this based on their actual thumbprint and write a narrative about themselves... how old you are, things you like and don't like, your hopes and dreams for the future....
Upcycle the Blue Hymnal: Epiphany Poem. Take a favorite epiphany hymn (or maybe a non-favorite) and read through it for words or phrases you might string together to make a new poem. Circle those words and doodle the rest of the page as shown.
This is a super cool idea! Put some objects in the bag, and let kids pull one out to tell the next part of the story! Some kids would REALLY look forward to this!
Beautiful hanging art project done with kids with tutorial and template
Start by enlarging fingerprints then using a sharpie to "darken" or "thicken" the lines of the print. Place a new piece of paper on top of the enlarged fingerprint; this serves as a guide for each line of text. Students write their "bio" information along the whorls of their fingerprint. Then, lightly add art "behind" the printed text with colored pencil.
Life in my Hand - have kids trace their hand and then represent their life (or bigger hand)