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Spider Web Shapes
Spider Web Shapes
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Spider Web Shapes
Take the spookiness out of spiders with this web-making activity! Your child will practice talking about and creating shapes in this Halloween craft, and learn about spiders along the way.
1st grade
Math
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Paint a Still Life in Primary Colors
Paint a Still Life in Primary Colors
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Paint a Still Life in Primary Colors
Kids will love painting shapes of objects in a still life while using strong colors showing highlights and shadows.
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Play the Shape Twister Game
Play the Shape Twister Game
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Play the Shape Twister Game
This fun shape game is like Twister...with a twist!
1st grade
Math
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Make Mondrian Stained Glass Art
Make Mondrian Stained Glass Art
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Make Mondrian Stained Glass Art
Make vibrant faux stained glass art inspired by the art of Piet Mondrian, a Dutch painter who explored repeating shapes using the primary colors.
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Pumpkin Designs
Pumpkin Designs
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Pumpkin Designs
Do something totally unique and new with a pumpkin this year! Practice designing patterns with stripes, zigzags, or geometric shapes. The sky's the limit!
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Scary Spider
Scary Spider
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Scary Spider
All your child will need are her hands to create a kooky, spooky spider. While making her spider she'll get practice both drawing and cutting out shapes.
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Bug Mobile
Bug Mobile
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Bug Mobile
Mobiles make fun art projects for creative kids. Help your child bend simple pipe cleaners into bug shapes as diverse as the creepy crawlies that inspired them.
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Make Art Like Mary Blair
Make Art Like Mary Blair
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Make Art Like Mary Blair
Reinforce your child’s understanding of geometry and 2D shapes while learning about the artist Mary Blair and her amazing contributions to many loved movies, books, and characters throughout her career.
1st grade
Math
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Christmas Penguin
Christmas Penguin
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Christmas Penguin
Penguins just may be the cutest cold-weather creatures ever! Creating this penguin is a perfect way for your tot to practice cutting out different shapes.
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Directions First: Reading to Draw
Directions First: Reading to Draw
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Directions First: Reading to Draw
Here's an activity to encourage your young artist to read. Invite your child to visualize directions on colors, numbers, and shapes to create cool pictures!
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Paper Plate Crab
Paper Plate Crab
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Paper Plate Crab
Your child will have a blast developing their fine motor skills and working on shape recognition with this bright and cheery crab decoration.
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Homemade Stamps
Homemade Stamps
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Homemade Stamps
Your child will make her mark on the world with unique homemade ink stamps.
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Bunny Box
Bunny Box
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Bunny Box
Make a festive bunny box that will be great for gift giving or storing candy and other small objects.
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Mom Collage
Mom Collage
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Mom Collage
Give mom a thoughtful gift this Mother's Day by making a photo collage of her life! This is a great way for your child to practice some basic math skills too!
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Homemade Halloween Decorations
Homemade Halloween Decorations
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Homemade Halloween Decorations
Here's a salt dough recipe that can be used to make ghostly character sticks for fun Halloween decor.
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More Than Cookies: 8 Easy Cookie-Cutter Crafts
More Than Cookies: 8 Easy Cookie-Cutter Crafts
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More Than Cookies: 8 Easy Cookie-Cutter Crafts
Cookie cutters aren't just for gingerbread men anymore. Here are 8 fun and creative projects to do with cookie-cutters!
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Make a Mother's Day Crown
Make a Mother's Day Crown
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Make a Mother's Day Crown
Make Mom a Queen For A Day crown for Mother's Day.
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Paint a Cornucopia Still Life!
Paint a Cornucopia Still Life!
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Paint a Cornucopia Still Life!
Cornucopia still life painting is a great activity for your young artist to look at light and shadow, textures and composition in creating art at Thanksgiving!
1st grade
Math
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Pencil Topper Craft
Pencil Topper Craft
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Pencil Topper Craft
This colorful foam pencil topper will glam up any boring pencil and is guaranteed to add personality to any pencil case!
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Homemade Cookie Cutters
Homemade Cookie Cutters
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Homemade Cookie Cutters
Everyone loves homemade cookies, but have you ever thought about making the cookie cutters at home? Here's some instructions for making homemade cookie cutters.
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Make an Accordion Skeleton
Make an Accordion Skeleton
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Make an Accordion Skeleton
Halloween decorations don't have to break the bank. Save money by making your own at home, like this charming crinkled paper skeleton the kids are sure to love.
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Turkey Math
Turkey Math
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Turkey Math
This turkey hand activity will help your child practice patterns and number recognition, key concepts that she'll encounter throughout your child's academic career.
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Igloo Picture
Igloo Picture
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Igloo Picture
Here's a great activity to help them satisfy their snow play cravings in a cozy indoor setting. They can create their very own igloo picture!
1st grade
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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Dog Valentine Card
Dog Valentine Card
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Dog Valentine Card
Dog valentine cards are perfect for the pet lover in your life. Make a dog valentine card with your child this February.
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Give your students hands-on practice with first grade shapes activities involving popsicle sticks, paper cut-outs and natural materials.