Christmas Hands-on Activities

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Create a Santa Face with Fruit
Create a Santa Face with Fruit
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Create a Santa Face with Fruit
Turn snack time into a healthy ho-ho-holiday activity! Make a face that looks like a cartoon Santa using fruits. It will be a fun activity that will get your family in the holiday spirit, and spice up your snack time with healthy treats.
Preschool
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Create a Christmas Tree with Fruit
Create a Christmas Tree with Fruit
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Create a Christmas Tree with Fruit
One thing the Christmas season is known for making is yummy treats! Cookies, pies, fudges, and cakes are common desserts during Christmas time. If you want to choose a healthier option this holiday season, create a Christmas tree with fruit. It will be a
Preschool
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Create a Christmas Wreath Salad
Create a Christmas Wreath Salad
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Create a Christmas Wreath Salad
Encourage your child to help with dinner preparations this holiday season! You can use this recipe for Christmas dinner or lunch, or for meals leading up to the holiday. This Christmas Wreath Salad recipe is simple enough for preschoolers to fifth graders
Preschool
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Homemade Candy Canes
Homemade Candy Canes
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Homemade Candy Canes
Homemade candy canes are a sweet gift for your friends and family. Make homemade candy canes with your child this Christmas.
Kindergarten
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Christmas Skip Counting Book
Christmas Skip Counting Book
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Christmas Skip Counting Book
Give your child some practice with even numbers, while creating a cute Christmas keepsake. Create this skip counting book.
Kindergarten
Math
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Play the Santa "Clause" Game
Play the Santa "Clause" Game
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Play the Santa "Clause" Game
This activity will have your child learning about dependent and independent clauses, not to mention the punctuation that goes in the middle.
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How to Make a Paper Snowflake
How to Make a Paper Snowflake
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How to Make a Paper Snowflake
Learn how to make a paper snowflake with these simple instructions. Help your child learn how to make a paper snowflake with only paper and scissors.
1st grade
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Rudolph the Red Nosed Mad Libs!
Rudolph the Red Nosed Mad Libs!
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Rudolph the Red Nosed Mad Libs!
Here's a fun holiday activity that will have you and your child singing, laughing, and using a thesaurus!
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Chocolate Dipped Spoons!
Chocolate Dipped Spoons!
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Chocolate Dipped Spoons!
Make chocolate dipped spoons with your child this holiday season. Chocolate dipped spoons make great gifts for friends and family, and they are simple to make.
Preschool
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Make a Santa "Wish List" Holder
Make a Santa "Wish List" Holder
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Make a Santa "Wish List" Holder
Make a Santa-shaped "wish card" holder for your child...and sneak in some solid practice in reading and writing, too!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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DIY Homemade Snow Globe
DIY Homemade Snow Globe
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DIY Homemade Snow Globe
This homemade snow globe is fun for kids who are excited about the arrival of winter. Kids can complete this snow globe craft quickly and easily.
Preschool
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Pine Cone Decorations
Pine Cone Decorations
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Pine Cone Decorations
Pine cone decorations are fun and festive for the Christmas season. Make pine cone decorations with your child to celebrate the beauty of winter.
Kindergarten
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Fingerpaint Christmas Cards
Fingerpaint Christmas Cards
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Fingerpaint Christmas Cards
These homemade thumbprint cards are as personalized as it gets, and your child will love using his prints to make holiday magic!
Preschool
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Make Snowman Soup!
Make Snowman Soup!
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Make Snowman Soup!
Snowman soup is an extra special kind of hot chocolate. Make some snowman soup with your child, and let him practice measuring and mixing this holiday season.
Preschool
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Make a Folded Paper Illuminaria!
Make a Folded Paper Illuminaria!
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Make a Folded Paper Illuminaria!
This simple illuminaria can be made for any season or holiday. It's so fun that parents and kids alike will enjoy making a new one for each special holiday!
5th grade
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Homemade Paper Christmas Ornaments
Homemade Paper Christmas Ornaments
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Homemade Paper Christmas Ornaments
Paper Christmas ornaments are a great DIY holiday craft that can be made from items from around the house. Make paper Christmas ornaments this holiday season.
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Fabric Transfers
Fabric Transfers
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Fabric Transfers
Try this kindergarten arts and crafts activity: create holiday-themed designs on fabric using fabric crayons and an old iron.
Preschool
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Tissue Paper Christmas Tree
Tissue Paper Christmas Tree
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Tissue Paper Christmas Tree
Ignite your kindergartener's creativity by showing her how to recreate her favorite Christmas symbol - the Christmas tree - out of tissue paper!
Kindergarten
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Learn Shapes with a Santa Collage
Learn Shapes with a Santa Collage
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Learn Shapes with a Santa Collage
Disguise a lesson focused on shape recognition as a Santa collage, and your pre-kindergartener won't even realize she's learning!
Preschool
Math
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Papier-Mâché Snowman
Papier-Mâché Snowman
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Papier-Mâché Snowman
This paper mache snowman is a unique winter craft for kids. Use this paper mache snowman to show your child the wonders of this three-dimensional art form.
4th grade
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Holiday Greeting Cards
Holiday Greeting Cards
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Holiday Greeting Cards
Holiday greeting cards let your child express his holiday cheer and have fun crafting. Make a set of holiday greeting cards with your kid this holiday season.
1st grade
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Craft a Red Nosed Reindeer Collage
Craft a Red Nosed Reindeer Collage
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Craft a Red Nosed Reindeer Collage
Regale your kindergartener with the beloved story of Rudolph, and then segue into a Christmas craft project in which he makes his own reindeer creation!
Kindergarten
Math
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Make a Reindeer Wire Sculpture
Make a Reindeer Wire Sculpture
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Make a Reindeer Wire Sculpture
Your third grader will love reliving his favorite holiday story as he creates a charming Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer sculpture!
3rd grade
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Make Your Own Ribbon
Make Your Own Ribbon
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Make Your Own Ribbon
Make your own ribbon to give gifts that special touch. Enlist your preschooler or kindergartener to help create an extra special holiday ribbon this winter.
Kindergarten
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Gingerbread Cookies
Gingerbread Cookies
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Gingerbread Cookies
These gingerbread cookies can be baked by your third grader. Make a warm batch of gingerbread cookies to bring some extra holiday cheer to your home.
3rd grade
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Christmas Hands-on Activities

Many kids excitedly await Christmas every year! Take advantage of their love of this red and green holiday by introducing fun and festive Christmas activities. These activities are great for kids of all ages. Some of them are reindeer, Santa, or Christmas tree crafts, while others cover important academic concepts with a twist of yuletide cheer.