Who doesn't love Wayne Thiebaud? We started the lesson by watching a couple short youtube clips about the artist and a montage of his dessert artworks. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XAHuOkhvAhg
The kids were literally cheering! That is the kind of excitement you want, when you are starting a lesson. I chose to do a tribute to Thiebaud's milkshake art. Here is what my 2nd graders came up with.
I think I need to make a visit to Dairy Queen, I suddenly have a sweet tooth!!