Lesson Plan Title : Making Faberge Eggs

Age Range: Grade 9 through grade 12 (High School)

Overview and Purpose: In this lesson, students learn about Faberge eggs and have the opportunity to create their own.

Objective: The student will be able to research Faberge eggs and make one of his own.


Styrofoam or wooden egg shapes


Various materials students can use to create their eggs


Show students pictures or a Power Point presentation about Faberge eggs. Explain the history and mystery surrounding the eggs. Have them spend some time sketching a picture of what their Faberge egg would look like. When they have finished, have them make a 3-D model of their egg.

Wrap Up:

This activity could also be completed on the computer. Students can use various programs including paint and Photoshop to create virtual eggs. This will also give them more control over the intricacies they may want to include.