Sidewalk Chalk

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Supplies Needed

  • Any type of smooth, outdoor surface

  • Sidewalk chalk of all colors


1) Gather your supplies and find a smooth surface outside. Be sure to avoid heavily traveled areas and be cautious of traffic.

2) Write inspirational quotes or encouraging words/sayings.

3) Draw pictures that evoke happiness.

4) Get creative and have FUN!

Results + Outcomes

This outdoor art project helps build teamwork between participants and is an easy way to share positivity. Sidewalk chalking can also open up discussion about how certain words or phrases have an impact on one another.