Second Grade Holidays & Seasons Activities

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Celery and Food Coloring Experiment
Celery and Food Coloring Experiment
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Celery and Food Coloring Experiment
Here's a classic celery science experiment that uses celery and food coloring to demonstrate how plants absorb water.
2nd grade
Science
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Mindfulness and the Brain
Mindfulness and the Brain
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Mindfulness and the Brain
In this activity, your child will learn about the different parts of the brain and how mindfulness can build connections of calm.
2nd grade
Social emotional
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Forgiveness
Forgiveness
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Forgiveness
In this social emotional learning activity, your child will practice a mindfulness and forgiveness visualization and write a letter to someone with whom they've had a minor conflict and would like to forgive.
2nd grade
Social emotional
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Gotcha! A Punctuation Readaloud Game
Gotcha! A Punctuation Readaloud Game
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Gotcha! A Punctuation Readaloud Game
Let your child catch you making deliberate errors in this silly game that promotes serious learning about punctuation.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Homemade Mittens
Homemade Mittens
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Homemade Mittens
This simple sewing activity results in a pair of homemade fleece mittens!
2nd grade
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How to Make a Dreidel
How to Make a Dreidel
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How to Make a Dreidel
Learn how to make a dreidel with this simple tutorial. See how to make a dreidel out of clay for Hanukkah games.
2nd grade
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Black History Month Quiz
Black History Month Quiz
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Black History Month Quiz
In this activity you and your child will learn about the African Americans that changed history in a fun quiz format.
2nd grade
Social studies
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Best Mother's Day Gift
Best Mother's Day Gift
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Best Mother's Day Gift
Make mom feel like the star that she truly is by holding a movie premiere in her honor, complete with red carpet!
2nd grade
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Rocket Like Mae Jemison
Rocket Like Mae Jemison
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Rocket Like Mae Jemison
Craft a paper rocket in this hands-on activity inspired by the life of Mae Jemison!
2nd grade
Social studies
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Create a Recyclable Creature
Create a Recyclable Creature
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Create a Recyclable Creature
Help your child use recycled materials, a little imagination and some writing skills to build his very own recycled creature.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Play Terrific Tens Go Fish!
Play Terrific Tens Go Fish!
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Play Terrific Tens Go Fish!
Make practicing addition facts more fun and teach your child some helpful strategies with this spin off of the traditional "Go Fish" game.
2nd grade
Math
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Moonlight Magic
Moonlight Magic
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Moonlight Magic
Try this simple 2nd grade science experiment to teach your child about the principles of luminosity and light reflection.
2nd grade
Science
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Personalized Father's Day Card
Personalized Father's Day Card
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Personalized Father's Day Card
Make a creative Father's Day art card to celebrate your family's beloved guy!
2nd grade
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Make Your Own Computer Costume!
Make Your Own Computer Costume!
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Make Your Own Computer Costume!
Save some money this Halloween and work out fine motor skills by helping your child make his very own computer costume.
2nd grade
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Chinese Good Luck Charms
Chinese Good Luck Charms
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Chinese Good Luck Charms
Chinese New Year is a time when many different luck-bringing rituals are performed. In this activity your child will create a lucky trinket.
2nd grade
Social studies
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Firework Science
Firework Science
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Firework Science
Put your second grade scientist to work this Fourth of July with our colorful "liquid fireworks" project!
2nd grade
Science
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Create a Faux Stained Glass Vase
Create a Faux Stained Glass Vase
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Create a Faux Stained Glass Vase
Try this creative art project with your second grader to help him build up his fine motor skills and artistic awareness as he makes a faux stained glass vase.
2nd grade
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Practice Eggshell Phonics
Practice Eggshell Phonics
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Practice Eggshell Phonics
Make a phonics paper egg to help your child build up his reading and writing skills.
2nd grade
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Make a Family Gratitude Jar
Make a Family Gratitude Jar
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Make a Family Gratitude Jar
The power of gratitude is endless! Research shows that cultivating a gratitude practice can gratitude strengthen relationships, improve physical and emotional well-being, deepen empathy skills, and improve self-esteem. With such wide-spread benefits, how
2nd grade
Social emotional
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Apricot Rugelach Recipe
Apricot Rugelach Recipe
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Apricot Rugelach Recipe
Bake these rugelach cookies with your child this Hanukkah to celebrate the holiday and help her practice important math skills.
2nd grade
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Pipe Cleaner Animals
Pipe Cleaner Animals
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Pipe Cleaner Animals
Bring the zoo to you with this fun second grade arts and crafts activity: make a mini menagerie using colored pipe cleaners, a pencil and marker, and eyes!
2nd grade
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Reflections on Forgiveness
Reflections on Forgiveness
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Reflections on Forgiveness
Understanding what forgiveness is and why it is important for friendships is a critical life skill. In this home activity, your child will learn about forgiveness and write a forgiveness letter to someone.
2nd grade
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Backyard Astronomy
Backyard Astronomy
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Backyard Astronomy
Enjoy those warm spring and summer nights with your child while teaching some basic astronomy at the same time.
2nd grade
Science
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Hand Print Family Treasure
Hand Print Family Treasure
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Hand Print Family Treasure
With this activity, you'll create a family treasure...and reinforce social studies basics while you're at it!
2nd grade
Social studies
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Write a Story From an Ant's Perspective
Write a Story From an Ant's Perspective
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Write a Story From an Ant's Perspective
Here's a writing activity that helps young learners explore an ant's perspective...and practice writing, too!
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Second Grade Holidays & Seasons Activities

Spring, summer, autumn winter... each season of the year is full of reasons to celebrate. Help kids celebrate the changing of seasons with these hands-on crafts. Perfect for introducing obscure holidays and celebrations around the world, these activities offer kids a one-way ticket to discover how people around the world celebrate.