6-8 Homemade Modeling Dough with Nicole Hummel: Lesson 1

LIVE on Monday, May 10th at 11:15am

Program Description

Students will create their own modeling dough from basic kitchen supplies in order to get their hands dirty with sculpture! Nicole will then guide students through a variety of sculptural prompts including models of the human anatomy and digestive track that touch on math and science concepts. This lesson brings visual art, math, and science into sculptural harmony!

Printable Lesson Guide

Lesson 1 (English)


flour, salt, water, cream of tartar, food coloring, bowl, measuring cups and spoons, food storage container


This lesson touches on the following standards:

  • Visual Art Standards(s):
    • VA.1.CR1.6
    • VA.1.CR1.7
    • VA.1.CR1.8
    • VA.2.CR2.6
    • VA.2.CR2.7
    • VA.2.CR2.8