Activities That Make You Think Globally

Make cool stuff out of recyclable materials, or go on a trip around the world. Whatever you do, it'll be fun and educational!

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Engage Your 5th Grade Traveler!

This activity with add some fun and education to long car trips. Perfect for family vacations!
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Recycled Pencil Holder

Your child can re-purpose any used (and cleaned) can into a colorful container to hold Dad's pens and pencils on his desk!
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Family Tree Craft

Help your fifth grader trace your family's roots and interview all the living mothers to create a makeshift, 3-D family tree!
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Make a Recycled Pillow Cover

The next time your child decides he needs to press restart on his wardrobe, don't ship his clothes off to Goodwill so fast.
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Draft a Family Constitution

What are the rules of your home? Help your fifth grader draft a Family Constitution and even give it an aged look using soaked tea bags.
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Make Your Own Campaign Poster

Let your child find her place among the politicians, the flyers, the debates and the countless television ads with a slogan and poster of her very own.
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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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