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First Grade Social Studies Activities

First Grade Social Studies activities to help show your child the fun side of learning! From easy first grade social studies activities to more advanced, we've got you covered!

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Whether you're teaching your children about the Native peoples of the American Southwest or simply looking for a fun project, sandpainting is a great activity.
First Grade
Community & Cultures
Enjoy the fragrant scents of the holiday season with this pomander activity. A perfect arts and crafts project for preschool or kindergarten age children.
First Grade
History
Help your child create his own pinata in this fun and easy activity. Use paper mache and fingerpaint for a party pinata everyone will love.
First Grade
Community & Cultures
Encourage your child to learn about the Japanese culture as you make a traditional Japanese fan out of paper.
First Grade
Community & Cultures
It's always fun to recycle household items into something great. Here's a quick and easy way to turn a used juice box into a police radio for hours of play!
First Grade
Community & Cultures
Boost your child's sense of self by celebrating ME! She'll explore her family, draw a self portrait and more, a perfect exercise for building self-confidence.
First Grade
Community & Cultures
This game is the perfect way to prepare your child for any shopping adventures you may embark upon, all while practicing important math concepts.
First Grade
Community & Cultures
Teach your child measurement skills and some Mardi Gras history as you make this delectably delicious traditional treat known as King Cake.
First Grade
Holidays
Build your first grader's social studies skills by making a map together.
First Grade
Geography
Learn all about Native American culture as your child constructs her own Native American talking stick using string and various nature items.
First Grade
Community & Cultures
Help your first grader craft a magnetic menorah that he can safely 'light' himself!
First Grade
Holidays
Make a paper plate puppet that'll help your child imagine what it's like to be in a performance of the dragon dance.
First Grade
Community & Cultures
Kids are acutely aware of what's 'fair' and what's not.  Here's a quirky way to teach your first grader the importance of voting and democracy.
First Grade
Civics & Government
Let your imagination take flight as you explore the beautiful continent of Africa! Do this fun writing activity with your child to honor Black History Month.
First Grade
World Cultures
Get your first grader into the Thanksgiving spirit by encouraging her to dress up as a Native American with her very own extravagant looking headpiece.
First Grade
Community & Cultures

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