Fifth Grade Construction & Sculpture Activities

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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.
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Social studies
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Halloween Gift Bags
Halloween Gift Bags
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Halloween Gift Bags
Making gift bags for a Halloween party or tricker-treaters is a great way for your child to learn a bit about geometry and origami!
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Cloud of Bats
Cloud of Bats
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Cloud of Bats
Creating a cloud of bats is a great way for your child to get familiar with the process of folding and cutting. They also make great Halloween decorations!
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Washi Ningyo
Washi Ningyo
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Washi Ningyo
Washi Ningyo, otherwise known as Japanese paper dolls, make fantastic bookmarks! Encourage your child to read more with this delightful, origami-inspired doll.
5th grade
Social studies
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Long Legs
Long Legs
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Long Legs
Halloween is the best time of year to read creepy, bewitching stories with your kid. Have your bookworm create some long legs that create a humorous illusion.
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How to Cane
How to Cane
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How to Cane
In Colonial times, fixing a chair was a lot easier than making one! Any fifth-grader can wrap up a mirror or photo frame the same way Colonists caned chairs.
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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!
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Social studies
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Paper Fortune Cookies
Paper Fortune Cookies
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Paper Fortune Cookies
Make your very own fortune cookies from paper and share good fortunes with family and friends.
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Duct Tape Flowers
Duct Tape Flowers
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Duct Tape Flowers
Make a bouquet of colorful duct tape flowers in this hands-on spring craft.
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How to Make a Celtic Knot
How to Make a Celtic Knot
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How to Make a Celtic Knot
Get excited for St. Patrick's Day by making a Celtic knot.
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Black Fuzzy Spider
Black Fuzzy Spider
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Black Fuzzy Spider
Here's a black fuzzy spider that's sure to cause a silly fright! This eight-legged creepy crawler is sure to surprise anyone looking for a treat.
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Haunted Castle
Haunted Castle
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Haunted Castle
What happens when an already creepy castle becomes personified with facial features? It becomes super-creepy!
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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.
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Social studies
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Bird Mobile
Bird Mobile
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Bird Mobile
A mobile craft filled with beautiful flying birds will brighten up any child's room.
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Ikebana: Flower Arrangement
Ikebana: Flower Arrangement
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Ikebana: Flower Arrangement
Learn about Ikebana, or the Japanese art of flower arranging, with your child while artfully arranging spring flowers!
5th grade
Science
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Make a Galaxy Mobile
Make a Galaxy Mobile
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Make a Galaxy Mobile
Pair a planetarium visit with this fun art project that mimics the look of far-off galaxies.
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Science
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Make Ice Cube Candles
Make Ice Cube Candles
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Make Ice Cube Candles
Make some beautiful and unique candles to light your home.
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Octopus Mobile
Octopus Mobile
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Octopus Mobile
Create a giant octopus from cardboard that holds onto a sea of creatures from its tentacles!
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How to Make a Secret Code
How to Make a Secret Code
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How to Make a Secret Code
Encourage a bit of mystery and intrigue by teaching your clever kid how to create and use secret codes.
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Origami Heart
Origami Heart
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Origami Heart
Is your child an amateur origami master? Reach the next stage of paper folding genius with this origami heart!
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Turn a 2D Painting Into a 3D Sculpture
Turn a 2D Painting Into a 3D Sculpture
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Turn a 2D Painting Into a 3D Sculpture
Challenge your child with this exciting 2D to 3D project using a sheet of construction paper, oil pastels, and scissors.
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Build a Medieval Castle
Build a Medieval Castle
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Build a Medieval Castle
Your child can now recreate history by building his very own fortified castle.
5th grade
Social studies
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Make a Better Paper Airplane
Make a Better Paper Airplane
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Make a Better Paper Airplane
Turn the common pastime of constructing paper airplanes into a lesson on the physics of aerodynamics and flight with this fun science activity.
5th grade
Science
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Make Woolly Pompoms
Make Woolly Pompoms
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Make Woolly Pompoms
Try this winter-themed arts and crafts activity for fifth graders: make colorful woolly pompoms! All you need is yarn and stiff cardboard to get started.
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Boat Racer
Boat Racer
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Boat Racer
Invite your fifth grader to design a fleet of miniature paddle boats to race in the family bathtub.
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