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Chinese Lanterns
Chinese Lanterns
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Chinese Lanterns
During Chinese New Year festivities, you see lanterns everywhere. Your child can make her very own red and gold lanterns to display at home.
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Social studies
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New Year's Recycled Noisemakers
New Year's Recycled Noisemakers
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New Year's Recycled Noisemakers
Help your child think outside the box as they create these festive noisemakers, a fun way to ring in the new year.
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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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Waffle Snowman
Waffle Snowman
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Waffle Snowman
Find yourself waffling when your kid asks for a new winter craft? Try your hand at this textured snowman art project for a new twist on painting.
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Make Four Season Trees!
Make Four Season Trees!
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Make Four Season Trees!
This crafty activity provides a hands-on way for your child to illustrate how the trees look during each season of the year.
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Science
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Make "Say Cheese" Flowers
Make "Say Cheese" Flowers
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Make "Say Cheese" Flowers
This sweet cardstock bouquet featuring your child's photo is sure to make Mom or Grandma smile on Mother's Day or any day of the year.
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How to Press Flowers
How to Press Flowers
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How to Press Flowers
April showers may bring May flowers, but your child can preserve the beauty of spring's bounty all year long with this simple craft project!
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Science
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Pasta Pencil Holder for Dad
Pasta Pencil Holder for Dad
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Pasta Pencil Holder for Dad
This year on Dad's day, here's a creative gift that your child can make using simple materials, some of them even recycled.
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Make a Mini Beach-in-a-Box
Make a Mini Beach-in-a-Box
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Make a Mini Beach-in-a-Box
Enjoy the beach all year long with this fun activity that uses sand, seashells, and a shoebox to create a mini beach right in your house!
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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.
Preschool
Reading & Writing
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Paint with Feathers
Paint with Feathers
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Paint with Feathers
Encourage your child's creativity by giving him a new kind of paintbrush -- a feather!
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Shades of Color Painting
Shades of Color Painting
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Shades of Color Painting
Kids get innovative as they mix their own colors then make a painting with the new shades of color they've created.
Preschool
Fine arts
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Pick Your Own Berries
Pick Your Own Berries
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Pick Your Own Berries
Summer is a great time to work on pre-kindergarten skills that will serve your child well in her first year at school, while having some fun in the sun!
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Science
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DIY Name Plate
DIY Name Plate
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DIY Name Plate
Show your child how to spell their name in a whole new way with this sculptural 3-D art project.
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Design Your Own Planet
Design Your Own Planet
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Design Your Own Planet
In this activity, children will let their imagination run wild as they design and build a new planet in the solar system.
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Science
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Paint with Ice
Paint with Ice
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Paint with Ice
In this fun activity, frozen cubes of paint provide your preschooler with a cool new way to paint a masterpiece.
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Science
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How to Make Your Own Paper
How to Make Your Own Paper
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How to Make Your Own Paper
Your child can re-use and re-purpose old seeds and paper into something new: decorated paper that can be planted!
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Make Magic Ice
Make Magic Ice
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Make Magic Ice
Preschoolers are fascinated by how colors can be mixed to form new ones. This activity combines color mixing with the concept of melting for extra science fun.
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Fine arts
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Play Number Memory Match Up!
Play Number Memory Match Up!
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Play Number Memory Match Up!
Try this new twist to the traditional memory game to help your learner match number symbols to the correct quantity while sharpening their memory skills!
Preschool
Math
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Music-Inspired Art
Music-Inspired Art
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Music-Inspired Art
Here's an arts and crafts activity to introduce new music to your child and also to get him inspired to create abstract art with rhythmic flair.
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How to Make a Coil Pot
How to Make a Coil Pot
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How to Make a Coil Pot
The pottery technique of coiling may be old, but it's probably new to your kid! Make coil pots with your preschooler throw in a little cultural lesson too!
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Social studies
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Teal Pumpkin Project Painting
Teal Pumpkin Project Painting
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Teal Pumpkin Project Painting
Make “teal the new orange” this Halloween season! Help your child learn about the Teal Pumpkin Project and paint the color teal on a pumpkin to advertise that your family will offer non-food toys as a treat, or “trinket” option.
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El Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) Community Altar
El Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) Community Altar
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El Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) Community Altar
El dia de los muertos (the day of the dead) is a Mexican holiday celebrated on November 1st and 2nd every year. Other Latin American countries celebrate a variation of the holiday, but it originates in Mexico and is unique to this country. These two days
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Social studies
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Plant an Indoor Sponge Garden
Plant an Indoor Sponge Garden
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Plant an Indoor Sponge Garden
When the wind starts blowing, you and your child can plant a sponge garden in the comfort of your own kitchen. Here's how:
Preschool
Science
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Preschool Graduation Announcements
Preschool Graduation Announcements
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Preschool Graduation Announcements
Help your preschooler craft her very own announcement to celebrate the special transition to "big kids" school!
Preschool
Reading & Writing
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