Eight Great Family-Friendly Activities

Here are nine great activities to do at home and celebrate family life.

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Build Family Mailboxes!

Help your child practice his writing skills, while ensuring he'll get some mail to call his own, by making Family Mailboxes, a fun arts and crafts project.
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Design and Create Your Own Money

With this fun craft activity, your child can design and "make" his own money, for use as currency and math practice at home.
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Draw Sidewalk Chalk Family Portraits

Have the kids use sidewalk chalk to draw portraits of their family and, in the process, learn about familial relationships.
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Make a Family Encyclopedia!

Help your fourth grader affirm her place in the family and in the march of recent history with this family album project.
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Make a Family Cookbook

Practice reading and writing by helping your first grader create a family recipe book!
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Create a Family Tree!

Make a family tree with your child to teach him about his personal history. Make a family tree with this tutorial, and teach your kid about his family history.
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Explore Genetics by Finding Family Traits!

For a fun family activity to introduce your child to genetics, have your child go on a search for dominant and recessive family genes!
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Compile a Family Photo Calendar

This family photo calendar can be made by your second grader. Make a family photo calendar with your child to celebrate another year together.
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