Part 1
Thinking with a Line

Identifying and following vertical, horizontal, diagonal and other kinds of lines helps children to see and understand how shapes, letters, patterns, and buildings are constructed and helps them to form their own constructions.


Print Basic Lines


Construct Geometric Shapes

Letters and Names




Radial Designs

Beginning Buildings

Part 2
Creating with a Line

Creating With A Line builds upon line explorations in Part One. Using line as a tool for analyzing structure is a way to look at, discuss, and make sense of the world.

Compose with Lines  

Create Signs and Posters
Construct Snow Crystals
Explore Anatomy

Branching Structures in Nature