First Grade Holidays & Seasons Activities

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Peace Garden
Peace Garden
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Peace Garden
Children will practice mindfulness through a short guided practice, reflect on the practices that support peace, and then will build a "peace garden."
1st grade
Social emotional
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Explore Color Science with Grape Juice
Explore Color Science with Grape Juice
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Explore Color Science with Grape Juice
Your kid will be captivated as she watches liquids change color before her very eyes during this fun science project that introduces some chemistry basics.
1st grade
Science
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Make a Career Book!
Make a Career Book!
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Make a Career Book!
Celebrate Labor Day with this fun activity. Show your child how to make a "career book" and explore the many jobs that people have, while practicing writing.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Pizza Toss Game
Pizza Toss Game
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Pizza Toss Game
It's easy to be a master Italian chef with this target practice game played with a pizza board constructed out of felt and Velcro bean bag "toppings."
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How Much Does a Caterpillar Eat?
How Much Does a Caterpillar Eat?
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How Much Does a Caterpillar Eat?
Here's an easy experiment that lets your first grader practice the scientific method, while watching a caterpillar eat.
1st grade
Science
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Dictionary Treasure Hunt
Dictionary Treasure Hunt
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Dictionary Treasure Hunt
This treasure hunt gets kids comfortable using the dictionary, and makes looking up words a lot of fun!
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A Martin Luther King Day Project
A Martin Luther King Day Project
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A Martin Luther King Day Project
This hands-on activity gets first grade kids brainstorming about what needs change in the world, and how they can help.
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Make Your Own Computer Costume!
Make Your Own Computer Costume!
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Make Your Own Computer Costume!
Save some money this Halloween and work out fine motor skills by helping your child make his very own computer costume.
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Mom Collage
Mom Collage
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Mom Collage
Give mom a thoughtful gift this Mother's Day by making a photo collage of her life! This is a great way for your child to practice some basic math skills too!
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Father's Day Pop-Up Card
Father's Day Pop-Up Card
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Father's Day Pop-Up Card
Salute your "#1 Dad" with this creative pop-up card!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Make a Family Gratitude Jar
Make a Family Gratitude Jar
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Make a Family Gratitude Jar
The power of gratitude is endless! Research shows that cultivating a gratitude practice can gratitude strengthen relationships, improve physical and emotional well-being, deepen empathy skills, and improve self-esteem. With such wide-spread benefits, how
1st grade
Social emotional
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Weight Wonders: Big and Light...Heavy and Small?
Weight Wonders: Big and Light...Heavy and Small?
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Weight Wonders: Big and Light...Heavy and Small?
Here's a fun activity to help build thinking skills in young first grade scientists, and to encourage them to have a blast exploring the mass and volume.
1st grade
Science
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Easter Pop-Up Card
Easter Pop-Up Card
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Easter Pop-Up Card
Make a clever egg pop-up card for Easter that hides a special surprise: open the flaps, and out pops a fluffy baby chick!
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Backyard Astronomy
Backyard Astronomy
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Backyard Astronomy
Enjoy those warm spring and summer nights with your child while teaching some basic astronomy at the same time.
1st grade
Science
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Write a Story From an Ant's Perspective
Write a Story From an Ant's Perspective
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Write a Story From an Ant's Perspective
Here's a writing activity that helps young learners explore an ant's perspective...and practice writing, too!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Kind Thoughts
Kind Thoughts
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Kind Thoughts
In this activity, your child will learn the benefits of positive thinking. They will write positive statements about themselves and create a gratitude board.
1st grade
Social emotional
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Edible Flowers
Edible Flowers
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Edible Flowers
Here is an activity that your kids can make for Mother's Day, a garden pot filled with edible "flowers".
1st grade
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Design Challenge: Making a Catapult
Design Challenge: Making a Catapult
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Design Challenge: Making a Catapult
In this activity, your child will be challenged to use three simple materials to create a launcher for an action figure or small toy.
1st grade
Science
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Make Sand Candles!
Make Sand Candles!
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Make Sand Candles!
Planning a beach vacation? Here's a cool nature craft you can make in the sand with your child.
1st grade
Science
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100 Words: Word Building
100 Words: Word Building
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100 Words: Word Building
Challenge your first or second grade reader to make 100 words in this reading and spelling activity for the 100th Day of School.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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DIY Where the Wild Things Are Costume
DIY Where the Wild Things Are Costume
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DIY Where the Wild Things Are Costume
This Where the Wild Things Are costume will make your little wild thing look just like Max. This Where the Wild Things Are costume is surprisingly easy to make.
1st grade
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Design Challenge: Making a Boat
Design Challenge: Making a Boat
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Design Challenge: Making a Boat
In this activity, your child will be asked to create a boat that can successfully float while holding 25 pennies.
1st grade
Science
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Design Challenge: Marble Labyrinths
Design Challenge: Marble Labyrinths
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Design Challenge: Marble Labyrinths
In this activity your child will create their very own marble maze!
1st grade
Science
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Crack the Code!: A Spelling Challenge
Crack the Code!: A Spelling Challenge
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Crack the Code!: A Spelling Challenge
Most kids love to play spy. Here's a way to have fun with mysterious codes while mastering an ordinary, necessary skill: first grade spelling.
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Learn about Life Cycle in a Bowl!
Learn about Life Cycle in a Bowl!
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Learn about Life Cycle in a Bowl!
Help your first grade scientist learn about metamorphosis by observing the life cycle of some interesting creepy crawlies.
1st grade
Science
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