Search 1st Grade Hands-on Activities

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Pine Forest
Pine Forest
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Pine Forest
Your child can create his very own pine forest covered in snow and learn some forest vocabulary too!
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Fox in Socks-Inspired Tongue Twister Contest
Fox in Socks-Inspired Tongue Twister Contest
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Fox in Socks-Inspired Tongue Twister Contest
Try your hand at some Seuss-like tongue twisters! Boost those vocabulary skills with this fun game for the whole family.
1st grade
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Learning Opposites
Learning Opposites
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Learning Opposites
This fun photography activity will build your child's vocabulary, their understanding of the world, and they'll make their own game of concentration!
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Sight Word Island Hopping!
Sight Word Island Hopping!
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Sight Word Island Hopping!
All you need is chalk and pavement to set up this silly, fun, and practical game that reinforces important vocabulary.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Play Ice Cream Addition!
Play Ice Cream Addition!
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Play Ice Cream Addition!
Help your first grader, second grader, or third grader boost his addition skills and math vocabulary with this fun summer game Ice Cream Addition!
1st grade
Math
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Sight Word Jenga
Sight Word Jenga
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Sight Word Jenga
Here's an activity that puts a new twist on a classic game. Help your first-grader create his own wooden word blocks and play sight word Jenga.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Create a Clay Garden Relief Sculpture
Create a Clay Garden Relief Sculpture
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Create a Clay Garden Relief Sculpture
Take the art making outside: have your first grader make a clay relief sculpture of the natural world. This is a great activity for summer.
1st grade
Science
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Reading Tour
Reading Tour
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Reading Tour
Help your first grader build sight word knowledge by creating a reading pointer and taking the family on a house-wide reading tour!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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St. Patrick's Day Word Game
St. Patrick's Day Word Game
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St. Patrick's Day Word Game
Challenge your first grader to wordsmith her way to victory with this puzzle! Who can find the most words in the letters of "Saint Patrick's Day"?
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Dictionary Treasure Hunt
Dictionary Treasure Hunt
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Dictionary Treasure Hunt
This treasure hunt gets kids comfortable using the dictionary, and makes looking up words a lot of fun!
1st grade
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Flashlight Science: Transparent or Opaque?
Flashlight Science: Transparent or Opaque?
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Flashlight Science: Transparent or Opaque?
Play this flashlight game with your child to teach him about objects that are transparent, translucent, and opaque.
1st grade
Science
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Where Do I Live? An Animal Habitat Game
Where Do I Live? An Animal Habitat Game
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Where Do I Live? An Animal Habitat Game
Check out this silly game that will put your kid's animal habitat knowledge (and acting skills) to the test.
1st grade
Science
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Make a Swahili Counting Book
Make a Swahili Counting Book
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Make a Swahili Counting Book
In this activity, your child will make her own book of Swahili numbers filled with pictures of animals found throughout Africa.
1st 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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Make an ALL ABOUT ME! Book
Make an ALL ABOUT ME! Book
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Make an ALL ABOUT ME! Book
Spark your kids' interest in writing by helping them write a mini-book about their favorite subject: themselves!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Snowman Craft
Snowman Craft
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Snowman Craft
Winter is a great time to build a friendly snowman! Turn regular modeling clay into a glittery snowy surprise.
1st grade
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Dancing Raisins
Dancing Raisins
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Dancing Raisins
First grade science often covers solids, liquids, and gases. This silly science explores serious facts about the difference between all three.
1st grade
Science
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Practice Reading with Newspaper "Highlights"
Practice Reading with Newspaper "Highlights"
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Practice Reading with Newspaper "Highlights"
With a newspaper, highlighter, and some fun extra prizes, you can help your first grader start lifetime reading habits with print all around us.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Compound Word Art
Compound Word Art
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Compound Word Art
If your child enjoys drawing, here's a fun way to learn about compound words that uses art as a visual aid.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Write a Concrete Poem For Mom
Write a Concrete Poem For Mom
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Write a Concrete Poem For Mom
Boost those first grade reading and writing skills with this sweet Mother's Day poem idea.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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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.
1st grade
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It's All Natural! A Materials Scavenger Hunt
It's All Natural! A Materials Scavenger Hunt
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It's All Natural! A Materials Scavenger Hunt
Here's a household scavenger hunt that shows kids the natural sources behind everyday objects...and builds reading skills, too!
1st grade
Science
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Story Sequencing Activity
Story Sequencing Activity
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Story Sequencing Activity
This goofy scramble book activity will bring laughs...but also some good, solid comprehension skills too!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Make Plastic Bottle Boats!
Make Plastic Bottle Boats!
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Make Plastic Bottle Boats!
Delight your child by helping them to construct a boat that can hold two seaworthy toy figures in this engaging project made from upcycled water bottles.
1st grade
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Bowling for Phonics
Bowling for Phonics
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Bowling for Phonics
Help your first grader gain new reading skills in this fun, homemade phonics game that the whole family can enjoy!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Search 1st Grade Hands-on Activities

Help your young learner train up their language skills with first grade vocabulary activities like learning verbs through a relay race or practicing reading with a word hunt. To chart their progress, create a reading chart together with fun first grade arts and crafts activities. By keeping learning fun and helping your child track their accomplishments, you’ll encourage regular practice.