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Turkey Thanksgiving Place Cards
Turkey Thanksgiving Place Cards
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Turkey Thanksgiving Place Cards
These Thanksgiving place cards are a fun turkey-twist on traditional place markers. Make a set of these Thanksgiving place cards with your child this November.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Pine Cone Turkey
Pine Cone Turkey
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Pine Cone Turkey
This Thanksgiving, make a pine cone turkey that can double as a personalized place setting for each family member.
1st grade
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Ladybug Home
Ladybug Home
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Ladybug Home
Give some of your local ladybugs a warm place to stay for the winter by making a ladybug home with recycled materials.
1st grade
Science
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Swimmy Science: Raising Tadpoles!
Swimmy Science: Raising Tadpoles!
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Swimmy Science: Raising Tadpoles!
First graders are learning to think like scientists. What better place to start, then by raising tadpoles? This hands-on activity explores science in action!
1st grade
Science
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Decorate with Glittery Mini Pumpkins
Decorate with Glittery Mini Pumpkins
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Decorate with Glittery Mini Pumpkins
Arrange a cluster of glittering pumpkins on your dining table or use them as individual place cards to add a little sparkle to your next fall party.
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Inequality Game
Inequality Game
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Inequality Game
This competitive inequalities card game is a great way to help your child understand the connection between numerals and the values they represent.
1st grade
Math
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Play Pennies, Dimes, Dollar!
Play Pennies, Dimes, Dollar!
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Play Pennies, Dimes, Dollar!
Have some fun with your first or second grader, looking for creative ways that 100 cents can make $1.00!
1st grade
Math
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Heart Art
Heart Art
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Heart Art
Set your child's creative spirit free with heart art! He'll experiment placing hearts in patterns, designs, and configurations to make this 'heartfelt' art.
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Sum It Up
Sum It Up
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Sum It Up
This first grade addition math game helps your child use critical thinking skills while practicing his computation.
1st grade
Math
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Cookie Jar
Cookie Jar
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Cookie Jar
With a few basic art supplies and a little imagination, you can repurpose empty oatmeal containers into a one-of-a-kind Father's Day cookie jar.
1st grade
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Play the Number Line Game!
Play the Number Line Game!
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Play the Number Line Game!
Build this game, and give your kid some hands-on practice ordering numbers. Soon your first grade kid will be Master of the number line!
1st grade
Math
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Yarn Octopus
Yarn Octopus
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Yarn Octopus
Show your first grader how to create her own octopus out of yarn. This simple, yet fun, project yields an adorable play or cuddle partner.
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Halloween Skeleton
Halloween Skeleton
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Halloween Skeleton
How do you turn an everyday object into a scary skeleton? This project is the perfect way to practice counting while using cotton swabs to create a skeleton.
1st grade
Math
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Take the Paper Plate Snack Test!
Take the Paper Plate Snack Test!
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Take the Paper Plate Snack Test!
Take this "paper plate snack test" with your child for a hands-on lesson in making healthier choices to teach your child about what's in his food.
1st grade
Science
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Valentine Party Blower Messages
Valentine Party Blower Messages
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Valentine Party Blower Messages
Here's a hilarious alternative to those sugary conversation hearts...and a way to keep building first grade literacy skills while you're at it!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Thanksgiving Table Settings
Thanksgiving Table Settings
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Thanksgiving Table Settings
Inspired by the crispy, crunchy leaves of fall, this fanciful project is simple, easy and completely affordable. Now that's something to be thankful for!
1st grade
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Craft a Cat Candy Cone for Halloween
Craft a Cat Candy Cone for Halloween
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Craft a Cat Candy Cone for Halloween
Here's a perfect way to share Halloween treats: black cat candy cones! They are great for parties, decoration or sharing the plunder of trick-or-treat.
1st grade
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Fall Tree Craft
Fall Tree Craft
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Fall Tree Craft
Your child can celebrate autumn by creating their very own beautifully decorated tree cone, covered with bright leaves celebrating the season.
1st grade
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Woven Paper Plate Dream Catcher
Woven Paper Plate Dream Catcher
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Woven Paper Plate Dream Catcher
Help your child sleep easy with this gorgeous paper plate dream catcher.
1st grade
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Stained Glass Leaves
Stained Glass Leaves
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Stained Glass Leaves
This autumn science project magically turns green leaves into autumn leaves by using crayon shavings and heat.
1st grade
Fine arts
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How to Make a Watering Can
How to Make a Watering Can
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How to Make a Watering Can
Help your first grader get started making this watering can that's filled with homemade flowers. It will brighten up any window sill ... and it's eco-friendly!
1st grade
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Ice Skates
Ice Skates
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Ice Skates
This pair of ice skates won't get you very far on ice, but they'll still dazzle during the coldest season of the year.
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Make a Gingerbread House
Make a Gingerbread House
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Make a Gingerbread House
Make a gingerbread house with your kid with this tutorial. Learn how to make a gingerbread house using a milk carton, graham crackers, and frosting.
1st grade
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DIY Garden Markers
DIY Garden Markers
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DIY Garden Markers
Teach your child the meaning of recycle and reuse by repurposing plastic spoons as plant markers for your vegetable garden.
1st grade
Science
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Paper Reindeer
Paper Reindeer
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Paper Reindeer
Create your very own adorable reindeer to keep you company throughout the holiday season.
1st grade
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Search 1st Grade Hands-on Activities

Inspire young learners with the chance to earn as they learn through first grade place value activities involving adding change together to create $1.00. When the piggy bank has filled up, a deck of cards will suffice in helping first graders learn place values. To lighten the mood a bit, let students play with first grade arts and crafts activities like making their own pinwheel or cardboard boomerang.