Teach students about bugs, cursive, and making one image into something new. The document outlines a day-by-day and step-by-step guide. It also includes National Core Art Standards, an element of art, principle of design, and artistic habit of mind. While this specific lesson is designed with 3rd grade in mind, it can easily be adapted for elementary school students at higher levels.
This project utilizes the following National Core Art Standards:
Elaborate visual information by adding details in an artwork to enhance emerging meaning.
Determine messages communicated by an image.