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Social Studies 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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Teach your child about the importance of Labor Day by helping her learn about the different hats that are worn by workers in various occupations.
Community & Cultures
First Grade
Light up the sky with this lotus lantern, a perfect way to explore Buddha Day.
Community & Cultures
Second Grade
Help your child observe Veterans Day by having him create a paper chain American flag; it's a fun and crafty way to show your patriotism.
Holidays
National Symbols
Make cool stuff out of recyclable materials, or go on a trip around the world. Whatever you do, it'll be fun and educational!
Civics & Government
Fifth Grade
Sultan Ahmed Mosque is often referred to as the Blue Mosque. In this activity, your kid will build his own Blue Mosque just in time for Ramadan!
Community & Cultures
Fourth Grade
What are your plans for the 4th? If you find there's a lull in conversation or that you're in need of some reinforcements to keep young minds occupied and little hands busy, simply break out the crafts supplies! Get creative red, white, and blue style with this authentically American collection of patriotic crafts.
Holidays
Second Grade
Introduce your kid to abstract art with this painting activity. It's the perfect way to engage a kinesthetic learner and spark an interest in art history!
History
Preschool
Help your child create her own version of a Moroccan lantern to give her room an Arabian nights feel!
Community & Cultures
Third Grade
Try these fun recipes to experience other cultures and places!
World Cultures
Fourth Grade
Learning to count can be pretty tough. Have your child play this game with you or a friend and watch her quickly become a master counter.
Holidays
Kindergarten
Few architectural features are as recognizable as the Russian onion dome. In this project, your kid will recreate the striking beauty of this roof-top marvel.
Community & Cultures
World 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.
Community & Cultures
First Grade
Being a kid is hard work. Soothe stresses and calm fears with this DIY Zen garden -- all you need is sand, stones and a shoebox.
World Cultures
Third Grade
Has your child ever told you he wants to travel the world and meet new people? Why not keep track of his future travel plans with some fun footprint art.
World Cultures
Third Grade
During the Passover Seder, many Jewish families pour a cup of red wine for Elijah. This year, help your child create his own welcoming glass for Elijah.
Community & Cultures
Second Grade

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