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Easter Basket Pictures
Easter Basket Pictures
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Easter Basket Pictures
Weave colorful Easter basket pictures out of construction paper and ribbon that open to reveal an assortment of fun Easter shapes!
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Shamrock Wreath
Shamrock Wreath
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Shamrock Wreath
This shamrock wreath will allow your child to practice tracing and layering shapes and is the perfect way to get everyone in the mood for St. Patrick's Day.
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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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Pumpkin Wreath
Pumpkin Wreath
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Pumpkin Wreath
This year, celebrate the season with a pumpkin wreath! Have your kid trace and cut patterns to create multiple pumpkin shapes from a single sheet of paper.
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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.
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Explore Christmas Tree Science
Explore Christmas Tree Science
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Explore Christmas Tree Science
This season is a great time to explore the many shapes, sizes, and species of evergreen trees. Download our "field guide" activity and learn more!
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Science
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Beaded Key Chains
Beaded Key Chains
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Beaded Key Chains
Looking for an easy and creative craft? Beads come in all sorts of shapes, sizes and colors and your kids will have fun creating unique key chains.
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Koi Windsock
Koi Windsock
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Koi Windsock
In this activity, kids learn a little about Japanese culture by making their own windsock in the shape of a koi fish.
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Social studies
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Heart Frame
Heart Frame
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Heart Frame
Create a special gift for Mother's or Father's Day using felt, cardstock and buttons to create a memorable frame in the shape of a heart.
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Doga
Doga
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Doga
Is your kid all bent out of shape? Try out some trendy dog yoga, or "doga," with your pet dog!
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Make Your Own Matisse Cut-Out
Make Your Own Matisse Cut-Out
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Make Your Own Matisse Cut-Out
This activity teaches your third grader how to make a paper cut-out still life, in true Matisse-style.
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Flags of Africa
Flags of Africa
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Flags of Africa
Your kindergartener will learn basic math concepts and create a beautiful keepsake with this African flag reference book.
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DIY Luggage Tags
DIY Luggage Tags
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DIY Luggage Tags
Help your child work on her sewing skills by making one-of-a-kind luggage tags for everyone in the family.
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Create a Shredded Paper Flower Bouquet
Create a Shredded Paper Flower Bouquet
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Create a Shredded Paper Flower Bouquet
This is a fun, tactile art project where tearing paper produces art that makes a great gift for any occasion.
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Make a Traditional Indian Wall Hanging
Make a Traditional Indian Wall Hanging
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Make a Traditional Indian Wall Hanging
Your child will create their very own traditional Indian Toran wall hanging using construction paper, yarn and paint.
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Social studies
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Slinky Snake
Slinky Snake
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Slinky Snake
Create this homemade slinky snake from recycled materials. It can move and slither about like the real thing!
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Autumn Beaded Bracelet
Autumn Beaded Bracelet
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Autumn Beaded Bracelet
A package of memory wire and some beads are all that your artist needs to make a bracelet. The challenge will be to come up with a design inspired by autumn.
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Make Pumpkin Apple Stamps
Make Pumpkin Apple Stamps
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Make Pumpkin Apple Stamps
Bring out your child’s creative side with this fun Halloween-themed craft.
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Math
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Toilet Paper Roll Craft
Toilet Paper Roll Craft
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Toilet Paper Roll Craft
Save up your paper rolls to help your child create an upcycled craft that looks just like iron work!
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Cherry Blossom Painting
Cherry Blossom Painting
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Cherry Blossom Painting
Have your child create a project that combines the beauty of Japanese cherry blossoms with the eco-friendly fun of a recycled craft.
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Octopus Mobile
Octopus Mobile
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Octopus Mobile
Create a giant octopus from cardboard that holds onto a sea of creatures from its tentacles!
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Make a Cornucopia Table Setting
Make a Cornucopia Table Setting
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Make a Cornucopia Table Setting
This Thanksgiving cornucopia activity will give you a nice homemade table decoration and will give your child a festive reason to read, write, and be thankful.
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Paper Boat Craft for Kids
Paper Boat Craft for Kids
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Paper Boat Craft for Kids
Build a paper boat that's modeled on the ones used to cross the Nile River in ancient Egypt!
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"Stained Glass" Flower
"Stained Glass" Flower
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"Stained Glass" Flower
Create your very own "stained glass" flower, the perfect gift for mom this Mother's Day!
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Christmas Tree Cookies
Christmas Tree Cookies
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Christmas Tree Cookies
3-D Christmas tree cookies look impressive but are an easy holiday recipe that kids can make. These sugar cookies stand up on their own!
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These third grade shapes activities help kids practice key geometry skills. Kids will be challenged to find the area and also learn basic shapes in the "Flags of Africa" exercise.