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Make a Back to School Calendar
Make a Back to School Calendar
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Make a Back to School Calendar
Get fired up for the new school year with a "Back-to-School Calendar" you and your child can make at home.
2nd grade
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100th Day of School "Tree of Me"
100th Day of School "Tree of Me"
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100th Day of School "Tree of Me"
Put your individual fingerprint on the 100th Day of School (literally!) with this activity.
Kindergarten
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Explore Symmetry: Draw the Other Half
Explore Symmetry: Draw the Other Half
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Explore Symmetry: Draw the Other Half
Get your middle schooler to explore symmetry and practice art and math measurements; have her draw the other half of a given face!
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Summer Reading Project
Summer Reading Project
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Summer Reading Project
Your middle schooler's favorite book is being made into a motion picture, and she's the chosen designer. Help her create a movie poster to entice viewers.
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Flower Embossing
Flower Embossing
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Flower Embossing
Help your first grader emboss his own design reminiscent of Middle Ages metalwork. Using foil and a wooden stylus, he'll create pretty springtime flower images.
1st grade
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Make Rudolph Treat Cups
Make Rudolph Treat Cups
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Make Rudolph Treat Cups
These handmade Christmas treat cups are perfect for house parties, school celebrations, and holiday bake sales.
Kindergarten
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Renaissance Art Project: Create a Silverpoint Drawing
Renaissance Art Project: Create a Silverpoint Drawing
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Renaissance Art Project: Create a Silverpoint Drawing
Help your high school revive some Renaissance history with art by making a silverpoint sketch. In this activity, make your own stylus and special paper.
5th grade
Social studies
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Audubon Adventure: Record the Natural World
Audubon Adventure: Record the Natural World
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Audubon Adventure: Record the Natural World
Here's an arts and crafts guide for your high-school teenager that'll help her create a naturalist drawing and painting.
Science
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Homemade Pencil Holder
Homemade Pencil Holder
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Homemade Pencil Holder
Return to school in style! Dress up your pencil holders with this delightful and always seasonally appropriate arts and craft project.
2nd grade
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DIY Pencil Holder
DIY Pencil Holder
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DIY Pencil Holder
Get inspired by nature and use recycled materials to create unforgettable pencil holders in time for the back to school season.
5th grade
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Make a Lunchbox Magnet Board
Make a Lunchbox Magnet Board
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Make a Lunchbox Magnet Board
Here's a way to bring young children into the process of preparing healthy school lunches, and build up early literacy skills while they're at it!
1st grade
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Paint and Learn
Paint and Learn
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Paint and Learn
By using watercolor paints to practice writing letters, sentences, and math problems, your child will practice first grade skills in his "Sidewalk School."
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Map Your Life Path with a Kwanzaa Sankofa
Map Your Life Path with a Kwanzaa Sankofa
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Map Your Life Path with a Kwanzaa Sankofa
Show your high schooler how to map out his life's intentions by creating a Sankofa, a symbol that will remind him that his choices determine his course.
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Chiaroscuro Painting
Chiaroscuro Painting
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Chiaroscuro Painting
Have your high-schooler immerse himself in art history with this hands-on lesson.
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Painting with Pastels
Painting with Pastels
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Painting with Pastels
Try this fun and creative art project with you high-schooler to teach her a little art history keep her artistic mind active this summer.
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Revive French Surrealism: Play Exquisite Corpse!
Revive French Surrealism: Play Exquisite Corpse!
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Revive French Surrealism: Play Exquisite Corpse!
Play Exquisite Corpse with your high schooler to give her a taste of French Surrealism while working collaboratively to create unique and funky pieces of art!
Social studies
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Replica Art
Replica Art
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Replica Art
You may have a future Van Gogh, Picasso, or Warhol on your hands! Challenge your teen to reproduce her favorite painting with a brand new medium.
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Leaf Printing
Leaf Printing
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Leaf Printing
Combine your creative fifth grader's love of nature, art and poetry with leaf printing!
5th grade
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DIY Sneakers
DIY Sneakers
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DIY Sneakers
Fashion forward kids get a chance to unleash their inner designer by creating their own fabric-embellished shoes in this teen arts and crafts activity.
5th grade
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Make an African Mask
Make an African Mask
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Make an African Mask
Help your child to make a beautiful Africa mask to help her reinforce important spatial and compositional skills.
5th grade
Social studies
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Painting Watercolor Landscapes
Painting Watercolor Landscapes
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Painting Watercolor Landscapes
Your child can learn more about aspects of a landscape along with more about Grandma Moses through this watercolor activity!
5th grade
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Map Your Route
Map Your Route
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Map Your Route
Does your child know how to read a map? Teach this important skill with an activity that makes map reading and map creating practical and fun!
3rd grade
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Paint a Morning, Noon, and Night Triptych
Paint a Morning, Noon, and Night Triptych
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Paint a Morning, Noon, and Night Triptych
This arts and crafts activity explores triptych painting while encouraging your preschooler to increase critical sequencing and early literacy skills.
Kindergarten
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Wham! Bam! Kapow!: Cartoon Storytelling
Wham! Bam! Kapow!: Cartoon Storytelling
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Wham! Bam! Kapow!: Cartoon Storytelling
Challenge your learner to a whole new method of storytelling, and improve their fine motor skills in the process.
Kindergarten
Reading & Writing
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Baby Footprints
Baby Footprints
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Baby Footprints
Your child will create adorable baby footprints using his hand and fingers!
3rd grade
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