Holidays & Seasons Activities

Throughout the year there are many reasons to celebrate. From the changing of seasons to national and religious holidays, we have all kinds of ideas that will help your young learner get in a celebratory mood. While creating, gaming, and crafting kids will learn more about the holidays and the times of year that have cultural significance. Our holiday activities are also a great way to introduce your child to more obscure holidays as well as holidays that are widely celebrated around the world.

Current Filters:
all-seasons
2,245 results
Sort by
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
... Girl Boy Yellow (verbs): Walk Swim Eat Throw Read Once she’s drawn illustrations for all of the words, ask your child to cut along the folds to create...
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
... write is a proud journey for any parent. But along with all that pride comes something else… souvenirs! From the moment your children take pen to paper, they...
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
... great way to find out while giving your child all the control, or at least letting him think he has all the control! This idea can be applied to any subject but is...
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
... start by talking about choices and exploring all points of view. After hearing everyone speak, have your first grader conduct a vote. It's tempting to have everyone...
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
...Most preschoolers love to pretend. You can use this to your advantage, with an activity that will make them feel all grown up. As your child plays photographer...
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
... because he had the flu. Mike spent all day in the kitchen because all of his friends wanted him to make dinner for them. Cut up each...
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
... ever think you could play tennis without a ball, net, or court? Now you can—all while helping your third grader practice math facts. Show your third grader...
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
... color? Preschool kids find sorting and classifying objects fun, because it brings about a sense of organization and accomplishment. And the best news is, all this...
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
... be a cousin far away, a dear summer friend, or even an aunt or grandparent. All it requires is someone willing to be a correspondent. Your child's pen pal services...
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
... have all the letters, have them sound the whole word out. When they have conquered the challenge, send them off to that location to find their prize. While the kids...
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
... to read fun? All you need is clothespins and paint sticks, and your child will have some hands-on learning tools for spelling, alphabetical order, and sight word...
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
...;). Then color the entire front surface with crayons in all colors, making a random rainbow design with no white showing. Add a drop of liquid dish soap to a dollop of...
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
... tempera paint Glue, string, markers, tape What You Do: Start with an important scientific (and organizational) principle: help your child sort all of...
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
... have any paint, use the glue more liberally all over the cone. Sprinkle glitter on the cone until all the glue is covered in glistening silver or gold. To make the...
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
... large they should be and if they should all be the same shape. Have your child help you cut them out using scissors. Glue the butterflies onto black poster board...
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
... homework schedule and all those important papers. Here is a filing project to get your kid started. What You Need: Sturdy plastic filing crate with ridges for...
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
... Pablo Picasso's footprints by having your child create her own Cubist montage. All you need are some photographs, a copier, scissors, and glue, and your kid...
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
... becomes more comfortable with using books as reference tools, he'll begin to build up a solid foundation for all of those future research papers he'll write in...
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
... one such characteristic that may be used as a classifying characteristic for a group of animals. For example, some animals, such as worms, have no bones at all. Others...
P
K
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
M
H
... 1776, American delegates famously traveled from all over the Thirteen Colonies to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to draft and sign the great words of our Declaration of...

How likely are you to recommend Education.com to your friends and colleagues?

Not at all likely
Extremely likely