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"Eggs-hibit" Students' Egg-Carton Art


  • Arts & Humanities
    --Visual Arts


  • PreK
  • K-2
  • 3-5
  • 6-8

Brief Description

Recycle egg cartons by turning them into "eggs-quisite" art!


Students will

  • follow instructions.
  • exercise creativity.


egg, carton, art

Materials Needed

  • egg cartons
  • miscellaneous art supplies

Lesson Plan

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Eggs have been given a bad reputation by many scientists and nutritionists over the last few decades.

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Take an old egg carton and a few other easy-to-find art supplies and you have "eggs-quisite" art! As an extra bonus, you're recycling. The links below provide ideas for transforming everyday egg cartons into "eggs-ceptional" works of art.


Develop a short quiz to see if students mastered the concepts taught/reinforced in this lesson.

Lesson Plan Source

Education World

Submitted By

Gary Hopkins

Click for more egg-themed lessons in this week's Lesson Planning article, Five "Eggs-traordinary" Lesson Plans: Just Add the Eggs!

Don't miss more lessons in a previously published article, Why All the EGGS-citement About EGGS?.