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.

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... create his own fantasy world by imagining that his enormous creation is anything from a giant spider web to a great redwood forest. The best part is: All of this fun and...
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... in this activity allows for hundreds of ways for a coin or ball to be coaxed from start to finish. It's not all fun and games, though! Your child will actually...
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... the smartest of all animals without spines! It has a whole arsenal of defensive maneuvers. To escape from predators, they can hide easily, flee the scene, expel a...
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... will be so impressed with the agility of these amazing primates that she'll be inspired to learn all about them! This activity provides a perfect opportunity to teach...
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... all the participants have a chance to play both parts. To keep the game exciting, have everyone choose a new partner for the second round. fourth grade, fifth...
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... and creativity! Whether your child is one of these or all three, make snack time a rich and supportive educational experience! What You Need: Froot Loops (or...
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...;The circles should take up nearly all of the paper and they should overlap one another at their midpoints, as if they were two Olympics rings. Ask your child to...
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... yellow construction paper that will sit atop each candle. When your child has successfully cut them all out, place a small magnetic strip on the back of each flame...
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... your game board. Try to reach all of the locations on your board before the other "ants," and you'll win! How fast does it take for an ant to travel from the...
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... all the cards in the deck. If you're playing with a group, have the players each create their own score sheet and take turns determining whether or not a...
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... finding all of the necessary ingredients to make this recipe, including identifying the correct measuring spoons and cups. Help your younger child if she is not...
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... more of an acid or base to return a flower to its original color? Not all flowers are acid-base indicators. Tulips, pansies, and roses are just a few of many...
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... air available, the candle's flame eventually goes out once it uses up all the oxygen. Here's a science experiment that gives your child a chance to see this...
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... search for words to make into found poems. Advertisements, grocery lists, and old homework assignments are all good sources. However, it is best not to use words that...
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... the back and create a 4 x 4 grid. Announce that aces = 1. Ask one of the players to remove all of the face cards from the deck. Then divide the cards they...
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... chosen at a big party on January 5th. But you don’t need to wait all twelve days to crown your royalty! If you want to choose your royals as the French do, bake a...
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... to apply craft glue to the entire top surface of the star. Show your child how to place one tissue paper square over the star, covering all points, and pressing...
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... all three sheets of paper. Ask him to mark the bottom of the thermometer with a "0,” and the top with "100" to indicate the numeric value of...
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... large, but this is fine—they'll enjoy wearing them all the same. Smooth plaster with the back of a spoon if necessary. Let the plaster of Paris harden for...
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... paper from the fabric. The wax from the fabric crayons will have melted into the fabric and the heat will have set the color. Fabric crayons are available at all...

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