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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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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!
Community & Cultures
First Grade
Want to help your preschooler learn more about his community while boosting creativity? Set up a post office play station right in your very own home!
Community & Cultures
Social Skills
Practice math and social studies skills with this fun game based on the Battle of Lexington and Concord.
US History
Fifth Grade
In this activity, kids learn a little about Japanese culture by making their own windsock in the shape of a koi fish.
World Cultures
Third Grade
Homemade candy canes are a sweet gift for your friends and family. Make homemade candy canes with your child this Christmas.
Holidays
Kindergarten
Help your teen delve into the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World; he'll come up with catchy slogans to advertise them in a pretend travel brochure.
World History
Middle School
Would you sign the Mayflower Compact? Read it and see!
US History
Civics & Government
Make an initiation shield like the ones from the Kikuyu tribe in Africa for an art project that gets kids to reflect on different cultures!
Community & Cultures
World Cultures
This Christmas collage lets your child learn shapes, cubist art of Picasso and have fun during the holidays!
Holidays
Kindergarten
Encourage your child to memorize the items on the Seder plate and what they symbolize with this artsy activity.
Community & Cultures
Third Grade
Make this African collar necklace for a lesson in crafting and African culture.
Community & Cultures
World Cultures
What are you the most thankful for? Challenge your kid to think about all the reasons he has to be thankful and make a turkey featuring one particular thing.
Holidays
Kindergarten
Retablos are a kind of Latin American folk art that blend personal and spiritual themes. Have your child create her own version of retablo artwork.
Community & Cultures
World Cultures
Create the food, art and clothing of various cultures from around the world, past and present.
History
Community & Cultures

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