First Grade Arts & Crafts Activities

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Spooky Slime
Spooky Slime
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Spooky Slime
In this fun science project your child will get practice following directions and getting messy as they learn all about slime!
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Halloween Rock Painting
Halloween Rock Painting
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Halloween Rock Painting
Reinforce your child’s foundational math skills while creating small works of seasonal art with this creative Halloween rock painting activity!
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Misty Copeland Portraits
Misty Copeland Portraits
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Misty Copeland Portraits
Learn all about Misty Copeland, a famous African American ballerina with this hands-on, colorful art project!
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Star of David Suncatcher
Star of David Suncatcher
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Star of David Suncatcher
Create a beautiful piece of art to celebrate Hanukkah! Using easy to find materials, your child will create a one of a kind suncatcher great for decoration or even a gift to family and friends!
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Create an Egg Carton Penguin
Create an Egg Carton Penguin
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Create an Egg Carton Penguin
Egg cartons are known to have abundant uses. As you get into the cold winter months, discuss penguins with your child by creating these adorable egg carton penguins!
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Reuse Markers to Create Liquid Watercolors
Reuse Markers to Create Liquid Watercolors
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Reuse Markers to Create Liquid Watercolors
Teach children how to upcycle dried-out markers with this homemade paint-making activity!
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Science
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Winter Tree Watercolor
Winter Tree Watercolor
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Winter Tree Watercolor
Take your child outside during winter time and have them observe the leafless trees before having them make a watercolor of a tree or trees using masking tape. They’re sure to love their winter tree painting, plus they make lovely decorations in the home!
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Create a Cardboard Snowman!
Create a Cardboard Snowman!
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Create a Cardboard Snowman!
Not sure what to do with all of those leftover boxes from holiday gifts? Tap into your crafty side by creating an adorable snow person with your child. This activity is sure to bring smiles to those who pass your yard or come into your home all season lon
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Halloween Ghost Craft
Halloween Ghost Craft
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Halloween Ghost Craft
It's a great time for family crafts. Here's a ghost Halloween decoration you and your child can make together.
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Make Your Own Watercolor Wrapping Paper
Make Your Own Watercolor Wrapping Paper
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Make Your Own Watercolor Wrapping Paper
Not only is homemade wrapping paper pretty, but by experimenting with decorative tools, kids are also doing science, art, and small-motor muscle building.
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Group It!: A Skip Counting Activity
Group It!: A Skip Counting Activity
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Group It!: A Skip Counting Activity
This hands-on activity practices skip counting, a key first grade math skill. But it's silly fun!
1st grade
Math
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Patriotic Pinwheel
Patriotic Pinwheel
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Patriotic Pinwheel
This hands-on activity uses just a few ordinary supplies to create an extra-fun 4th of July craft.
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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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Valentine's Day Flowers
Valentine's Day Flowers
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Valentine's Day Flowers
You don't need a garden to enjoy flowers. This first grade activity let's you make a lovely bouquet for Valentine's Day
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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.
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Make a Clock!
Make a Clock!
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Make a Clock!
In this hands-on craft project, kids will make an analog clock of their own, and then use it to learn how to tell time.
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Math
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Create a Fish Art Print!
Create a Fish Art Print!
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Create a Fish Art Print!
The fish most kids see is usually filleted, and it's hard to see how it came from a lake or sea. This cool gyotaku activity blends life science with art!
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Science
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Film Canister Rocket
Film Canister Rocket
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Film Canister Rocket
What's cooler than an explosion? Not much! This simple science experiment lets kids build their own pop rocket. So put on your safety goggles and let her rip.
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Science
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Make a Basket for Moses
Make a Basket for Moses
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Make a Basket for Moses
This easy craft project boosts counting and fine motor skills, and will help kids learn about Jewish culture.
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Social studies
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Matzah Cover
Matzah Cover
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Matzah Cover
Invite your child, and any other kids attending the Seder, to help you make this "hands on" matzah cover for Passover this year.
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Passover Finger Puppets
Passover Finger Puppets
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Passover Finger Puppets
Finger puppets encourage creative play, communication, and they give you a great way to share the Passover story with your kids.
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How to Make a Homemade Book
How to Make a Homemade Book
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How to Make a Homemade Book
Encourage your first grader to uncover her imagination and storytelling skills by authoring her very own book.
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Reading & Writing
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Build a Pom Pom Bat
Build a Pom Pom Bat
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Build a Pom Pom Bat
Your third grader will delight in making this creepy night-flying creature using a simple pom pom!
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Make Your Own Postcard
Make Your Own Postcard
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Make Your Own Postcard
Teach your kindergartener or first grader about the art of correspondence by guiding him in creating his very own postcards out of favorite family photographs.
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Reading & Writing
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Build a Zucchini Racer
Build a Zucchini Racer
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Build a Zucchini Racer
This fun first grade activity will make your child love vegetables (well, racing them anyway). Build a racecar from a zucchini and challenge the whole family!
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First Grade Arts & Crafts Activities

If you are looking for an effective way to boost young learners’ interest in school, first grade arts and crafts activities are not only effective, but also fun.