I love the look of a newspaper collage cat, but the reality of it brings problems when trying to make consistent supplies for 150 students. Technology to the rescue with a scanner, printer and parchment paper.
Art Projects for Kids: Snowflake Art Trading Cards. Punched snowflakes glued to painted watercolor paper. Love these - even little kids could do a series of these in diff winter/Christmas themes, and could gift them to mum and dad as gift tags:)
Pencil Portrait Mastery - Grade, Family Portraits--will have to think of how to define family, but I love the idea of students creating personally meaningful artworks. - Discover The Secrets Of Drawing Realistic Pencil Portraits
My girlfriend just made these for her son's class treats! Super cute: frankenstein rice krispie treats - just add green food coloring, dip in melted chocolate, and decorate with icing and chocolate chips.