Tin foil, yarn, cardboard, and sharpies. This makes a cool low relief sculpture. Start by teaching about line variations, and color schemes (monochromatic, analogous, etc.). Cool project for 6-7th grade.
Van Gogh Chair "form" project, If I ever teach Middle School...could be 5th?
"O grito", Munch
The Colorful Art Palette: Vincent Van Gogh inspired pop-up sunflower art
Use Your Coloured Pencils: Van Gogh's Chair Pop-Ups
Assemblage Sculpture Projects - 8th grade art ***I"ve Kindergarten-ized this by doing it with dried pasta: penne, wheels, farfalle, fettuccine, elbows, etc. Easier on little fingers that aren't quite adept at cutting shapes yet!-jlm
primary vs secondary geometric vs organic Art Room 104: 2nd Grade Shape Collages