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Book Through the Summer
Book Through the Summer
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Book Through the Summer
To help keep summer memories alive, have your fifth grader utilize their writing skills to create a summer book keepsake!
5th grade
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Summer Centerpiece
Summer Centerpiece
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Summer Centerpiece
Get your child in the mood for a season full of lazy days at the beach with this colorful summer centerpiece art project!
1st grade
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Summer Compass
Summer Compass
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Summer Compass
Getting distance and direction across to fourth graders sure can be tricky! Get your child to practice this skill all summer long.
4th grade
Social studies
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Summer Community Helpers
Summer Community Helpers
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Summer Community Helpers
Summer is a good time to teach children about other kinds of community helpers, such as lifeguards, forest rangers, and librarians. This activity is a fun way to get them introduced!
Kindergarten
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Make a Summer Snow Globe
Make a Summer Snow Globe
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Make a Summer Snow Globe
Who says snow globes are just for winter? Help your child create a summer version with this fun art project!
Kindergarten
Science
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Summer Summary
Summer Summary
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Summer Summary
Childhood summers are magical, full of splashy fun and relaxing afternoons. Preserving those memories should be special as well.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Summer Souvenirs
Summer Souvenirs
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Summer Souvenirs
Your child will have a unique vacation memento with this glass bottle art project sure to capture great memories!
4th grade
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Summer Reading Project
Summer Reading Project
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Summer Reading Project
Your middle schooler's favorite book is being made into a motion picture, and she's the chosen designer. Help her create a movie poster to entice viewers.
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Easy Summer Dinner
Easy Summer Dinner
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Easy Summer Dinner
Get your kids in the kitchen this Fourth of July and celebrate the holiday with some delicious and nutritious kid-friendly recipes!
5th grade
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Paper Bag Hat
Paper Bag Hat
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Paper Bag Hat
Transform grocery bags into summer fashion in this fun summer art project.
3rd grade
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Summer Memories Book Covers
Summer Memories Book Covers
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Summer Memories Book Covers
Kids will learn about the five senses with this quick and easy art project to get them ready for school.
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Wet Clothes Relay
Wet Clothes Relay
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Wet Clothes Relay
Cool down this summer with a wet clothes relay, and get the whole family involved for some real summer fun!
4th grade
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Seascape Art
Seascape Art
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Seascape Art
Help your child celebrate the summer and the sun by making a sandy seascape.
2nd grade
Science
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Mango Gazpacho
Mango Gazpacho
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Mango Gazpacho
Need to cool down on a hot summer night? This gazpacho recipe does the trick.
5th grade
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Recipes for Kids: Fruit Cone
Recipes for Kids: Fruit Cone
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Recipes for Kids: Fruit Cone
Encourage your preschooler to eat nutritiously by having her build this delicious summer fruit cone!
Preschool
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Parfait Recipe
Parfait Recipe
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Parfait Recipe
Get inspired by the summer skies for a delicious parfait that looks as good as it tastes!
2nd grade
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Burst Out!
Burst Out!
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Burst Out!
Stay active over summer vacation with this fun take on the old favorite Red Rover!
4th grade
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Sand Dough
Sand Dough
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Sand Dough
Take play-dough to the next level with this homemade recipe, adding surprising ingredients perfect for summer!
4th grade
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Healthy Popsicles
Healthy Popsicles
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Healthy Popsicles
Sneak some vitamin-packed greens into your homemade popsicles for a frozen summer treat thatâs both delicious and nutritious
Kindergarten
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Zucchini Fritters
Zucchini Fritters
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Zucchini Fritters
If you're looking to make use of your summer vegetables, try this lighter twist on a favorite fried appetizer.
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How to Make Sun Tea
How to Make Sun Tea
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How to Make Sun Tea
Take advantage of the summer sun to make you and your child a delightfully refreshing treat--sun tea!
3rd grade
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Design Challenge: Making a Water Slide
Design Challenge: Making a Water Slide
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Design Challenge: Making a Water Slide
Have your child kick off their summer vacation by making a miniature water slide!
3rd grade
Science
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Beach Bag
Beach Bag
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Beach Bag
Beach bags don't have to be bought...make your own beach bag out of recycled materials in this summer craft.
3rd grade
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Letter from Camp
Letter from Camp
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Letter from Camp
Is your fifth grader trying overnight camp this summer? If so, prepare your child for writing a letter home with this activity!
5th grade
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Orange Punch Recipe
Orange Punch Recipe
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Orange Punch Recipe
If your child likes Creamsicles, he'll love this punch. With its bright orange hue, it's perfect for a Halloween party, or summer barbecue.
Kindergarten
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