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Fifth Grade Activities

Fifth graders can be tough customers when it comes to extracurricular learning, but you're sure to find something to accommodate just about any preference among our collection of fifth grade activities. Whether you have a kid who needs to play catch-up in a few areas or you're dealing with a more advanced learner, you'll find plenty of ideas that suit your needs right here. Check out these activities and try out a few to keep your kid engaged and learning.

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Washi Ningyo, otherwise known as Japanese paper dolls, make fantastic bookmarks! Encourage your child to read more with this delightful, origami-inspired doll.
Fifth Grade
Paper & Glue Crafts
This Pysanky egg-decorating activity is perfect for young artists. Bring a little color and creativity to any holiday with this traditional Ukrainian craft.
Fifth Grade
Painting & Drawing
In this activity, your child will make her own 'quicksand' to better understand how a substance can be both fluid and solid at the same time.
Fifth Grade
Earth & Space Science
Grow borax crystals and get your child excited about Earth science with this crafty science experiment.
Fifth Grade
Earth & Space Science
Use recycled wrapping paper and an empty bottle to make this beautiful vase for a great indoor activity when it's cold outside.
Fifth Grade
Recycled Crafts
Is your fifth grader trying overnight camp this summer?  If so, prepare your child for writing a letter home with this activity!
Fifth Grade
Composition
Make these homemade friendship pencils for a party or the beginning of school and have a stylish writing utensil that kids will love trading.
Fifth Grade
Recycled Crafts
Big hoop earrings are popular and itâs no wonder why; they are light, airy and tons of fun! Help your child make a pair of hoop earrings that is all her own.
Fifth Grade
Beads & Jewelry
Halloween is a great opportunity to look around and see faces that are funny, scary, happy and sad.
Fifth Grade
Painting & Drawing
Here's a black fuzzy spider that's sure to cause a silly fright! This eight-legged creepy crawler is sure to surprise anyone looking for a treat.
Fifth Grade
Desserts
Make this African collar necklace for a lesson in crafting and African culture.
Fifth Grade
Beads & Jewelry
After all that hard work in elementary school, your fifth grader deserves a little fun! Throw your student a graduation party that features delicious food and entertaining projects.
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In this activity, you'll not only make your own bouncy balls at home, but your child will also learn how polymers are made.
Fifth Grade
Physical Science
Want to help make studying the nervous system a little more fun? This thinking cap is a great way to learn external human brain anatomy.
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Teach your child the art of the status update with this cutting-edge take on the old-fashioned book report: the social media book review!
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Literary Analysis

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