1) Prepare by assembling these supplies: Paper of various colors, at least 8Ó X 11Ó, Crayons, Colored chalk, especially if black paper is one option, Colored Pencils, Old magazines to cut up, Scissors, Glue sticks 2) Ask the children to create a picture of themselves using any medium they have available. 3) Tell them that there arenÕt any rules except that they must use the paper provided so the portraits can all be put up on the wall of the classroom. 4) Let them work. Hang the pictures on the wall. As a class, admire the artwork. 5) Encourage a discussion about the portraits. 6) Take a picture of their work, if they don't mind. Upload it to the Collaboratory.