Not everybody can be president so Labor Day is an opportunity to explore the many occupations that keep our society running smoothly.
Large white poster board
Markers, crayons, paint
Have children take turn laying down on poster board while a friend draws around their outline.
Cut out sillouette and decorate with the uniform of their chosen profession, drawing in their own self portrait. Go to Elmers Large Classroom projects for a complete lesson plan.
Teri Smyth is a British Illustrator, Mother of one and crafts dabbler. Not necessarily in that order. You can visit her blog at http://terismyth.blogspot.co.uk/