Fifth Grade Activities

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Play Frisbee Golf
Play Frisbee Golf
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Play Frisbee Golf
Frisbee golf is a game that incorporates the rules of golf with the fun of frisbee. Here's how to get started with your child:
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Pet Blanket
Pet Blanket
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Pet Blanket
This pet blanket is a perfect sewing project for your little gifter with a furry friend. Make a pet blanket with your child this holiday season.
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Robot Decoration
Robot Decoration
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Robot Decoration
Show your fifth grader how to make this fun vinyl robot to spruce up her walls. Itâs quick to construct and easy to remove or transfer from wall to wall.
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Japanese Rice Cake Soup
Japanese Rice Cake Soup
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Japanese Rice Cake Soup
In Japan, ozoni is one of the main dishes eaten on New Year's Day. Here's how to make this delicious traditional dish with your child.
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Make a Homemade Keepsake Book
Make a Homemade Keepsake Book
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Make a Homemade Keepsake Book
This homemade keepsake book is a great project for your fifth grader to make for someone special this holiday season!
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Test for Acids or Bases Using...Flowers!
Test for Acids or Bases Using...Flowers!
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Test for Acids or Bases Using...Flowers!
Conduct a simple science experiment to see if flowers from your garden pass the acid-base indicator test with this exciting chemistry activity.
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Science
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Santa Lucia Crown
Santa Lucia Crown
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Santa Lucia Crown
This Santa Lucia crown is a beautiful craft for your child during the holiday season. Wear a Santa Lucia crown on St. Lucy's Day, December 13th.
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Proper Proportions
Proper Proportions
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Proper Proportions
The proportion game combines chance with math skills and is a perfect way for your third grader to become more familiar with equivalent fractions.
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Nanaimo Bars
Nanaimo Bars
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Nanaimo Bars
Let your fifth grader get in touch with this inner chef by making these delicious no-bake nanaimo bars--named after a city in Canada.
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Name That Tune
Name That Tune
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Name That Tune
Show your kid how to put a new spin on an old classic with this fun party game.
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Raisin Scones
Raisin Scones
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Raisin Scones
Next time your fifth grader's in the mood for a tasty treat, try whipping up some homemade drop scones!
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Irish Lamb Stew
Irish Lamb Stew
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Irish Lamb Stew
Introduce your budding chef to a traditional Irish dish this St. Patrick's Day by making Irish lamb stew, a fantastic one-pot meal the whole family can enjoy.
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DIY Sneakers
DIY Sneakers
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DIY Sneakers
Fashion forward kids get a chance to unleash their inner designer by creating their own fabric-embellished shoes in this teen arts and crafts activity.
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Be a Birdseed Detective
Be a Birdseed Detective
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Be a Birdseed Detective
Kids conduct a simple birdseed experiment to figure out what kinds of birds live nearby in this fun science activity.
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Science
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Irish Potato Soup
Irish Potato Soup
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Irish Potato Soup
Watch your fifth grader hone his basic kitchen and measuring skills as he helps you whip up a batch of this soothing, savory soup.
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Make a Sequence Sandwich!
Make a Sequence Sandwich!
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Make a Sequence Sandwich!
Here's a fun activity that will have your child deciphering directions for sandwich making, and learning about sequence along the way!
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Explore Genetics by Finding Family Traits!
Explore Genetics by Finding Family Traits!
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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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Play Mood Charades!
Play Mood Charades!
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Play Mood Charades!
Have your kid try his hand at mood charades. It's a great way to promote social development and hone reading comprehension skills, not to mention tons of fun!
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Reading & Writing
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Write an Art Project Proposal
Write an Art Project Proposal
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Write an Art Project Proposal
Here's a great project to get your child on the right track towards writing well thought-out proposals.
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Reading & Writing
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Prime Number Hunter
Prime Number Hunter
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Prime Number Hunter
Wondering how to help your child get a handle on prime numbers? Turn her into a prime number hunter with this hundreds chart activity.
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Go Shopping for Decimal Practice!
Go Shopping for Decimal Practice!
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Go Shopping for Decimal Practice!
Here's an activity that will get your child's attention with a back-to-school shopping spree. He'll use decimal skills to add, subtract, multiply, and divide!
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Plant Habitats: Dandelions
Plant Habitats: Dandelions
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Plant Habitats: Dandelions
In this plant habitats activity, children play the role of an ecologist and take surveys of different areas to discover the best habitat for dandelions.
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Write with a Quill Pen
Write with a Quill Pen
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Write with a Quill Pen
Many of the world's most important historical documents were written with quill pens. Have your kid make his own quill pen and put his penmanship to the test!
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Corn Pastel Picture
Corn Pastel Picture
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Corn Pastel Picture
Celebrate autumn by making a beautiful pastel art piece with corn as its theme.
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Fabulous "Fortune Cookie" Cupcakes
Fabulous "Fortune Cookie" Cupcakes
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Fabulous "Fortune Cookie" Cupcakes
Your fifth grader will love dreaming up special fortunes and embedding them in mouthwatering cupcakes for friends and family.
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Fifth Grade Activities

By the time students reach the fifth grade, they will be able to create many educational and entertaining activities by themselves. The fifth grade activities ideas Education.com provides below, such as making a bouncy ball, keeping a candle burning underwater, and building a homemade thermometer, are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to inspiring ingenuity and resourcefulness in the fifth grade classroom.