Holidays Activities

It's important that your kid grow to appreciate different peoples and places and there's no better way to introduce cultural traditions than hands-on activities and crafts. Whether your focus is on ancient civilizations or present day communities, we have a whole host of creative ideas. We also have plenty of holiday activities that will help your kid learn more about special occasions and the various cultural practices that define them. What's more, our US History activities that are the perfect way to make learning come alive for your student. Check out our selection of activities and find a few that will pique your kid's curiosity about the world around her.

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This activity spotlights everyone's favorite reindeer, Rudolph, and preserves your child's handprints in his "antlers".
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This Thanksgiving, try playing this fun Native American game with the whole family.
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Make a handprint turkey with your child to celebrate Thanksgiving. A handprint turkey makes a great base for Thanksgiving coasters, note cards, or place cards.
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Make this turkey craft with your child to get into the Thanksgiving spirit. This turkey craft is made of a tissue box and other assorted craft supplies.
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Kids can celebrate Veterans Day by making a mosaic American flag out of jelly beans in this kindergarten arts and crafts activity.
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Candy cane ornaments bring some cheer to your Christmas tree. Make a batch of candy cane ornaments with your child to practice patterning and fine motor skills.
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Every day can be Chinese New Year with a dancing dragon that your child can make at home.
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Strengthen math and social studies skills with this beautiful patriotic placemat "quilt" project!
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Have your preschooler lend a hand when it comes to the Easter decorations by making this adorable popcorn lamb.
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Put your kid's Internet research skills to the test with this activity that will help him learn more about the history and cultural significance of fireworks.
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Are you looking for a fun craft for the next big American holiday? Make this hat with your kid and let him march around the room like a Revolutionary soldier!
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Here's a Halloween arts and crafts activity for your preschooler, pre-kindergartener, or kindergartener: make bat wings of poster board and ribbon.
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With a little guidance from parents, youngsters can create a Christmas tree using their thumb as a stamp.
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Make unique holiday ornaments with this sticky, stringy art project.
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Jump into pretend play this Easter with a classic preschool arts and crafts activity: make a bunny paper bag puppet!
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These homemade thumbprint cards are as personalized as it gets, and your child will love using his prints to make holiday magic!
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Get started on an ofrenda for Dia de los Muertos with this easy edible sugar skull project.
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These spaghetti ornaments take seconds to make and are a great addition to a tree, gift or window.
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It's Thanksgiving, so why not celebrate of the turkey? Let the little ones partake in the turkey fun, without having to do any of the carving.
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Wreath ornaments decorate your Christmas tree and act as a fun sensory craft for preschoolers. Make wreath ornaments with your child this holiday season.

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