Community & Cultures Activities

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Kind Words
Kind Words
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Kind Words
This simple art project will help your child think of nice words to say that come from the heart and use them when she's communicating with friends and family.
1st grade
Social studies
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Emotion Faces
Emotion Faces
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Emotion Faces
This construction paper activity helps your child to assemble a variety of emotions on a face so she can recognize how she and everyone around her is feeling.
1st grade
Social studies
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Learn about Community Helpers
Learn about Community Helpers
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Learn about Community Helpers
Have your kid create a chart of job titles. It's a great way to get them to recognize the people whose efforts benefit the community.
1st grade
Social studies
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The Right Tool for the Job
The Right Tool for the Job
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The Right Tool for the Job
This Labor Day, help your child explore various occupations by discussing the tools workers use on a daily basis at their jobs.
2nd grade
Social studies
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How to Make a Police Badge
How to Make a Police Badge
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How to Make a Police Badge
Lots of kids wonder what it would be like to be a police officer. Celebrate the people who help keep our communities safe with this fun craft.
Kindergarten
Social studies
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What's in a Doctor's Bag?
What's in a Doctor's Bag?
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What's in a Doctor's Bag?
This Labor Day, encourage your child to learn more about the different tools and supplies found in a doctor's bag by having her create one of her own!
3rd grade
Social studies
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Job Hats
Job Hats
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Job Hats
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.
1st grade
Social studies
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Lotus Lantern
Lotus Lantern
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Lotus Lantern
Light up the sky with this lotus lantern, a perfect way to explore Buddha Day.
2nd grade
Social studies
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Crescent Moon and Star
Crescent Moon and Star
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Crescent Moon and Star
Celebrate Ramadan by creating a crescent moon and star...out of stars! This craft is the perfect way to introduce your child to an important national symbol.
1st grade
Social studies
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Mosque Pictures
Mosque Pictures
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Mosque Pictures
Teach your child about the importance and peacefulness of Ramadan as she gets creative drawing domes, minarets and prayer halls.
2nd grade
Social studies
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Lion Dance
Lion Dance
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Lion Dance
In this activity, your child will create a fun lion mask and learn a little about Chinese culture too!
Kindergarten
Social studies
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Origin of Fireworks
Origin of Fireworks
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Origin of Fireworks
Put your kid's Internet research skills to the test with this activity that will help him learn more about the history and cultural significance of fireworks.
4th grade
Social studies
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Chinese Lanterns
Chinese Lanterns
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Chinese Lanterns
During Chinese New Year festivities, you see lanterns everywhere. Your child can make her very own red and gold lanterns to display at home.
Preschool
Social studies
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Chinese Shadow Puppets
Chinese Shadow Puppets
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Chinese Shadow Puppets
Shadow puppets are a traditional form of folk art that originated in ancient China. Help your child create his own puppet and put on a show!
5th grade
Social studies
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Dragon Dance
Dragon Dance
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Dragon Dance
Make a paper plate puppet that'll help your child imagine what it's like to be in a performance of the dragon dance.
1st grade
Social studies
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Chinese Good Luck Charms
Chinese Good Luck Charms
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Chinese Good Luck Charms
Chinese New Year is a time when many different luck-bringing rituals are performed. In this activity your child will create a lucky trinket.
2nd grade
Social studies
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Yuan Xiao Jie
Yuan Xiao Jie
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Yuan Xiao Jie
Bring a bit of the fun of Yuan Xiao Jie to your home with this lantern activity. Happy New Year!
3rd grade
Social studies
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Understanding Cultural Differences
Understanding Cultural Differences
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Understanding Cultural Differences
Explore the world from your own home by conducting research about other cultures with your 4th grade child.
4th grade
Social studies
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Making Paper Lanterns: Farolitos and Luminaria
Making Paper Lanterns: Farolitos and Luminaria
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Making Paper Lanterns: Farolitos and Luminaria
Welcome the holiday season by making your own paper lantern. Learn about traditional light festivals from the United States with this fun, easy activity.
3rd grade
Social studies
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Advanced Paper Lanterns: Farolitos
Advanced Paper Lanterns: Farolitos
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Advanced Paper Lanterns: Farolitos
Celebrate the holidays by making farolitos, paper lanterns with elaborate designs and historical roots.
5th grade
Social studies
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Make a Diwali Diya
Make a Diwali Diya
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Make a Diwali Diya
Celebrate the popular holiday Diwali with a craft! Make a homemade diya lamp to welcome light over darkness.
1st grade
Social studies
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Calaveras Mini-Cakes
Calaveras Mini-Cakes
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Calaveras Mini-Cakes
Check out this sweet recipe idea perfect for celebrating Dia de los Muertos.
4th grade
Social studies
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Red Poppy Wreath
Red Poppy Wreath
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Red Poppy Wreath
This Veterans Day, teach your kid about Remembrance Day and create a wreath of red poppies to honor the brave soldiers who died serving their countries.
1st grade
Social studies
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Veterans Day Card
Veterans Day Card
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Veterans Day Card
Celebrate Veterans Day with your child by helping them create and send a well-deserving veteran a "thank you" card via the U.S. Veteran's Affairs Department.
2nd grade
Social studies
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Bastet's Cuff
Bastet's Cuff
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Bastet's Cuff
Have your child create her own version of an ancient Egyptian jewelry cuff similar to one that a goddess might have worn with this fun recycled craft.
Preschool
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.