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Experiment with Balloon ScienceView Full Activity
Think you can blow up a balloon without using your mouth? This isn't just a cool trick, it's also a great way to introduce chemistry and biology concepts.
Ice Skate With Wax PaperView Full Activity
When itâs too warm to ice skate or too cold to roller skate or you simply want an anytime, indoor activity, set up a wax paper skating rink.
Popsicle Stick Log CabinView Full Activity
Kids entranced by Little House on the Prairie? This popsicle stick "log cabin" is a great introduction to pioneer history.
Snow PaintView Full Activity
In first grade, children are introduced to fractions. Here's a recipe that combines fraction practice with winter fun and lets kids actually paint the snow!
Bowling for AdditionView Full Activity
Use empty soda bottles to create a fun bowling set that helps your first grader practice addition skills!
DIY Silly PuttyView Full Activity
The perfect activity for a rainy day, or any time your little one moans, "Moooo-oom, there's nothing to do!"
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Homemade Beads: 3 WaysView Full Activity
Here are 3 inexpensive ways for kids to make their own beads, from scratch.
Indoor IglooView Full Activity
You don't need to head to the Arctic to experiment with life in an igloo. Kids can build their own ice igloo at home from water and empty milk containers.