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Rocket Like Mae Jemison
Rocket Like Mae Jemison
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Rocket Like Mae Jemison

Craft a paper rocket in this hands-on activity inspired by the life of Mae Jemison!

Preschool
Social studies
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Seeing and Understanding Empathy
Seeing and Understanding Empathy
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Seeing and Understanding Empathy

In this activity, your child will watch a video about empathy and practice speaking to someone with empathy. They will also discuss how empathy supports living in a community with others.

4th grade
Social emotional
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Make Art Like Mary Blair
Make Art Like Mary Blair
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Make Art Like Mary Blair

Reinforce your child’s understanding of geometry and 2D shapes while learning about the artist Mary Blair and her amazing contributions to many loved movies, books, and characters throughout her career.

Preschool
Math
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Design Your Own Planet
Design Your Own Planet
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Design Your Own Planet

In this activity, children will let their imagination run wild as they design and build a new planet in the solar system.

Preschool
Science
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Make a Family Gratitude Jar
Make a Family Gratitude Jar
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Make a Family Gratitude Jar

The power of gratitude is endless! Research shows that cultivating a gratitude practice can gratitude strengthen relationships, improve physical and emotional well-being, deepen empathy skills, and improve self-esteem. With such wide-spread benefits, how

Preschool
Social emotional
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Design Challenge: Creating a Cup Tower
Design Challenge: Creating a Cup Tower
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Design Challenge: Creating a Cup Tower

In this activity, your child will be challenged to make a tower using paper cups.

Preschool
Science
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Create an Egg Carton Penguin
Create an Egg Carton Penguin
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Create an Egg Carton Penguin

Egg cartons are known to have abundant uses. As you get into the cold winter months, discuss penguins with your child by creating these adorable egg carton penguins!

Preschool
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Design Challenge: Making a Boat
Design Challenge: Making a Boat
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Design Challenge: Making a Boat

In this activity, your child will be asked to create a boat that can successfully float while holding 25 pennies.

Preschool
Science
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Design Challenge: Letters of the Alphabet
Design Challenge: Letters of the Alphabet
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Design Challenge: Letters of the Alphabet

Reinforce your child’s understanding of the alphabet by helping them construct all of the letters using pipe cleaners.

Preschool
Science
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Make Peace Rocks
Make Peace Rocks
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Make Peace Rocks

With school, home, and activities in between, life can sometimes feel chaotic to kids. Help your child learn how to stop and relax with handmade peace rocks.

4th grade
Social emotional
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Live in The Moment With Mindful Walking
Live in The Moment With Mindful Walking
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Live in The Moment With Mindful Walking

Being present is essential for learning, so help your child become more aware of their body and surroundings through an activity called "mindful walking."

4th grade
Social emotional
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Design Challenge: Building a Bridge
Design Challenge: Building a Bridge
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Design Challenge: Building a Bridge

In this exciting and empowering challenge, your child will construct a bridge using marshmallows and toothpicks!

Preschool
Science
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Design Challenge: Glowing Bouncy Egg
Design Challenge: Glowing Bouncy Egg
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Design Challenge: Glowing Bouncy Egg

In this activity, your child will transform an egg into a glowing, bouncy "ball" that they can play with.

Preschool
Science
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Managing Emotions
Managing Emotions
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Managing Emotions

Children learn about mindfulness tools that may support them to manage their emotions. Then they will create their own video to teach others these same mindfulness tools.

4th grade
Social emotional
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Growing Jack-o'-Lantern
Growing Jack-o'-Lantern
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Growing Jack-o'-Lantern

In this Halloween-themed activity, young learners will find out what happens when they mix two household items together to create a surprising chemical reaction.

Preschool
Science
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Design Challenge: Creating Animal Habitats
Design Challenge: Creating Animal Habitats
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Design Challenge: Creating Animal Habitats

In this design thinking activity, your child will choose an animal to research, learn about the animal’s habitat, and then replicate the animal's habitat using household items.

2nd grade
Science
Activity
My Emotions Wheel
My Emotions Wheel
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My Emotions Wheel

Help your child build emotional awareness by creating a wheel full of pictures that make them feel a certain emotion.

2nd grade
Social emotional
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Make a Timeline of an Influential Person
Make a Timeline of an Influential Person
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Make a Timeline of an Influential Person

Children research and make a timeline of an inspiring woman in this biography activity.

2nd grade
Social studies
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Zoo Yoga
Zoo Yoga
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Zoo Yoga

In this social emotional learning activity, your child will hear the story Zoo Zen: A Yoga Story for Kids, learn the benefits of yoga, and create their own yoga sequence to teach someone else.

2nd grade
Social emotional
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Make a Healthy Snowman Breakfast
Make a Healthy Snowman Breakfast
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Make a Healthy Snowman Breakfast

Wake up and create a fun, healthy snowman with your learner! As a family, create a snowman on your plate with yogurt, add some snowman accessories, and design a snowy environment.

Preschool
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Mindful Listening
Mindful Listening
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Mindful Listening

In this social emotional learning activity, your child will play a mindful listening game and create a video or skit that teaches others about mindful listening.

2nd grade
Social emotional
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Five Finger Breathing
Five Finger Breathing
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Five Finger Breathing

In this activity, your child will learn and teach someone else five finger breathing, and they will also draw a picture of their experience.

Kindergarten
Social emotional
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Design and Build a City
Design and Build a City
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Design and Build a City

Challenge your learner to design and build a city of their own in this creative engineering activity.

3rd grade
Science
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Make a Cereal Box House
Make a Cereal Box House
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Make a Cereal Box House

Recycle your cereal boxes and engage your child's creativity with this fun arts and crafts project.

Kindergarten
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Make a Puppet Theater
Make a Puppet Theater
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Make a Puppet Theater

In this arts and crafts activity, work with your preschooler to transform a cardboard box into a puppet theater and put on your own puppet drama.

Kindergarten
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