6th Grade Art

Easy Name in Fish


An easy activity for whenever you’re stumped on what to do! Have students draw a fish and then simply write their name inside.  Decorate using lines and patterns.


White paper, black paper, markers, crayons, colored pencils


  1. Have students brainstorm animals that live in the sea. Write them on the board.
  2. Show students an easy way to draw a fish, shark, whale, etc.
  3. Show students how to write their name inside, making sure the letters reach from the top of the fish to the bottom.
  4. Show students a finished example.
  5. Give paper, markers, crayons.
  6. When finished drawing, students cut out the outline of the fish and paste it on a black paper.