Fifth Grade Activities

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Chicken and Sausage Gumbo with Okra
Chicken and Sausage Gumbo with Okra
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Chicken and Sausage Gumbo with Okra
This gumbo recipe is a yummy way to celebrate Black History Month, and get a little practice in measurement.
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Paper Music Notes
Paper Music Notes
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Paper Music Notes
Help your fifth grader honor Black History month and the musical genre of jazz by crafting decorative music notes embellished with jazz musical instruments.
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Nobel Peace Prize for Kids
Nobel Peace Prize for Kids
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Nobel Peace Prize for Kids
As your fifth grader brainstorms and creates a plan for peace, your child will give his creativity and fine motor skills a boost!
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Martin Luther King Collage
Martin Luther King Collage
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Martin Luther King Collage
Celebrate the spirit of Dr. King's famous "I Have a Dream" speech with this meaningful and educational art project.
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Barack Obama Crossword and Trivia
Barack Obama Crossword and Trivia
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Barack Obama Crossword and Trivia
Test your learner's knowledge of Barack Obama by challenging your child to complete a crossword puzzle about the President after reading a short biography.
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Become an Inventor
Become an Inventor
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Become an Inventor
In honor of Black History Month, this activity encourages your child to focus on African American inventors, and do a little inventing of his own.
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Olympic Chart
Olympic Chart
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Olympic Chart
How can your child learn about nations during the Olympics? By adopting 5 teams as his own! Here's how.
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Social studies
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DIY Diffuser
DIY Diffuser
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DIY Diffuser
A DIY diffuser is a budget-friendly item that will add a pleasant fragrance to your home. Make a DIY diffuser with your child for great Valentine's Day gift.
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Create Animal Silhouettes and Patterns
Create Animal Silhouettes and Patterns
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Create Animal Silhouettes and Patterns
This art project encourages kids to look closely at their favorite animal and recreate texture, pattern and silhouette with easy to follow instructions.
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Vegetable Soup
Vegetable Soup
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Vegetable Soup
Nothing warms a wintry afternoon like a warm bowl of soup - especially when it's homemade!
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Oatmeal Face Mask
Oatmeal Face Mask
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Oatmeal Face Mask
This tried-and-true complexion treatment is a slumber-party staple that many people swear by.
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Color Wheel Project
Color Wheel Project
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Color Wheel Project
Recycle paper and old magazines with this art project that creates a great tool for artists: a color wheel!
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Baked French Toast Recipe
Baked French Toast Recipe
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Baked French Toast Recipe
Our baked French toast recipe is particularly tasty on a chilly winter morning. Make our baked French toast recipe with your child to teach them about measuring.
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Make Lines Like Bridget Riley
Make Lines Like Bridget Riley
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Make Lines Like Bridget Riley
Encourage your child to take a page from Bridget Riley and the op art movement, and see if she can create an optical illusion in her artwork.
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Make Your Own Jeggings
Make Your Own Jeggings
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Make Your Own Jeggings
Save money by having your tween rock these homemade jeggings, a good craft for a lazy afternoon.
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Under Pressure
Under Pressure
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Under Pressure
A simple science experiment exploring the physics of water pressure that's been amazing people since Medieval times.
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Science
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How to Make Infused Olive Oil
How to Make Infused Olive Oil
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How to Make Infused Olive Oil
Has your junior chef moved beyond chicken nuggets and mac and cheese? Challenge him to create his own brand of infused olive oil.
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Air Particle Experiment
Air Particle Experiment
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Air Particle Experiment
This easy at-home experiment is a great way to "see" science.
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Science
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How to Make a Braided Bracelet
How to Make a Braided Bracelet
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How to Make a Braided Bracelet
Skip store-bought jewelry and show your stylish kid how to make her own beaded bracelets.
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DIY Bird Feeder
DIY Bird Feeder
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DIY Bird Feeder
Is your child a nature nut with an eye for creative, green-friendly projects? Introduce him to this amazing DIY bird feeder!
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Science
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String Jewelry
String Jewelry
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String Jewelry
Combine winter charm with DIY fashion to create this lovely piece of jewelry.
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Brownie Waffles
Brownie Waffles
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Brownie Waffles
Whip up an extra special treat for your hungry chef with these simple and creative brownie waffles!
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Pumpkin Measurements
Pumpkin Measurements
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Pumpkin Measurements
This fun activity encourages your child to develop their skills in not only taking measurements, but also in working with the measurements themselves.
5th grade
Math
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Advanced Paper Lanterns: Farolitos
Advanced Paper Lanterns: Farolitos
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Advanced Paper Lanterns: Farolitos
Celebrate the holidays by making farolitos, paper lanterns with elaborate designs and historical roots.
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Social studies
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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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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.