Community & Cultures Activities

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Make an Aztec Inspired Mosaic Plate
Make an Aztec Inspired Mosaic Plate
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Make an Aztec Inspired Mosaic Plate
To pay tribute to the ancient Mexican art of mosaics, your child can craft a colorful mosaic using old magazines, a paper plate and lots of imagination.
5th grade
Social studies
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Learn the Parts of the Face in Spanish
Learn the Parts of the Face in Spanish
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Learn the Parts of the Face in Spanish
Teaching your child some basic words in Spanish is a breeze at home, with this simple and fun activity that doesn't require special educational materials.
1st grade
Social studies
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Paper Cup Maracas
Paper Cup Maracas
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Paper Cup Maracas
Maracas are most commonly found in music around the world. Introduce your child to percussion and rhythm with this easy-to-make instrument.
Preschool
Social studies
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Sugar Skulls
Sugar Skulls
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Sugar Skulls
Get started on an ofrenda for Dia de los Muertos with this easy edible sugar skull project.
2nd grade
Social studies
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Make a Felt Matryoshka
Make a Felt Matryoshka
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Make a Felt Matryoshka
Your child can decorate her own set of Russian nesting dolls in this easy felt craft.
1st grade
Social studies
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Make and Play a Loteria Board Game
Make and Play a Loteria Board Game
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Make and Play a Loteria Board Game
Play loteria, a Mexican board game! Help your child make this fun and festive game to help her build her vocabulary and have a blast while she's at it.
2nd grade
Social studies
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Create Aboriginal Handprint Art
Create Aboriginal Handprint Art
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Create Aboriginal Handprint Art
Teach your child about the art of ancient Australia by creating your own handprint art just like Aboriginal artists did thousands of years ago.
2nd grade
Social studies
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Coconut Rice
Coconut Rice
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Coconut Rice
This gluten free recipe for coconut rice is a tasty way to help any picky eater expand her culinary horizons. She'll get great measuring practice along the way!
Preschool
Social studies
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Hawaiian Kapa
Hawaiian Kapa
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Hawaiian Kapa
Explore geometric shapes and pattern as your child makes her very own Hawaiian kapa cloth.
2nd grade
Social studies
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Bento Box Lunch
Bento Box Lunch
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Bento Box Lunch
Your child will look forward to lunchtime with this artistic reinterpretation of the same old cold lunch.
2nd grade
Social studies
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Host a Royal Ball!
Host a Royal Ball!
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Host a Royal Ball!
Host a royal party full of "please and thank you" - even the queen would approve. Have a ball while your kids practice etiquette!
1st grade
Social studies
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Juice Box Police Radio
Juice Box Police Radio
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Juice Box Police Radio
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!
1st grade
Social studies
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Line Drawings
Line Drawings
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Line Drawings
Craft like the Colombians did in ancient times and make these line drawings out of twine, rope, or yarn.
2nd grade
Social studies
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Create a Texture Map
Create a Texture Map
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Create a Texture Map
Your child can create an interactive map of his neighborhood focusing on the different textures he finds!
2nd grade
Social studies
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Conkers: A British Kids' Game
Conkers: A British Kids' Game
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Conkers: A British Kids' Game
Horse chestnuts are inedible, but British children found a fun use for them around the 1840s by turning them into a game called Conkers.
5th grade
Social studies
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Draw a Mandala
Draw a Mandala
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Draw a Mandala
Draw your own beautiful mandala with this easy technique that ensures symmetrical results every time!
5th grade
Social studies
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String Doll
String Doll
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String Doll
Create a yarn doll out of a few toothpicks and colorful string with this Guatemalan craft.
4th grade
Social studies
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African Shield
African Shield
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African Shield
Make an initiation shield like the ones from the Kikuyu tribe in Africa for an art project.
4th grade
Social studies
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African Collar Necklace
African Collar Necklace
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African Collar Necklace
Make this African collar necklace for a lesson in crafting and African culture.
5th grade
Social studies
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Kokeshi Doll
Kokeshi Doll
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Kokeshi Doll
Kokeshi dolls have been around since the 17th century, and now your child can recreate a piece of Japanese history and culture right at home.
5th grade
Social studies
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Chinese Scroll Painting
Chinese Scroll Painting
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Chinese Scroll Painting
Encourage your child to make a Chinese scroll painting as part of his world history or art studies, or just to pass the time on a weekend.
2nd grade
Social studies
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Felt Play Food: Macaroon
Felt Play Food: Macaroon
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Felt Play Food: Macaroon
Play food isn't just for preschoolers! Help your child create a fun Passover craft that doubles as tea-party play food for younger siblings.
4th grade
Social studies
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Mummification for Kids
Mummification for Kids
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Mummification for Kids
Kick off the spookiest time of the year with an art project inspired by the ancient Egyptian process of mummification.
Kindergarten
Social studies
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Aboriginal Craft
Aboriginal Craft
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Aboriginal Craft
Imagine you're an aborigine from Australia by creating a painted boomerang made out of cardboard!
1st grade
Social studies
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Hawaiian Craft
Hawaiian Craft
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Hawaiian Craft
Add a little island flavor to your next lazy afternoon with a Hawaiian arts and craft project!
Kindergarten
Social studies
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Community & Cultures Activities

Get creative ideas for teaching social studies skills with these community & cultures activities. For example, your child can make an African collar necklace or create Aboriginal handprint art.