Kindergarten Social Studies Activities

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Rocket Like Mae Jemison
Rocket Like Mae Jemison
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Rocket Like Mae Jemison
Craft a paper rocket in this hands-on activity inspired by the life of Mae Jemison!
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El Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) Community Altar
El Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) Community Altar
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El Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) Community Altar
El dia de los muertos (the day of the dead) is a Mexican holiday celebrated on November 1st and 2nd every year. Other Latin American countries celebrate a variation of the holiday, but it originates in Mexico and is unique to this country. These two days
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Hawaiian Craft
Hawaiian Craft
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Hawaiian Craft
Add a little island flavor to your next lazy afternoon with a Hawaiian arts and craft project!
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Lion Dance
Lion Dance
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Lion Dance
In this activity, your child will create a fun lion mask and learn a little about Chinese culture too!
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Mummification for Kids
Mummification for Kids
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Mummification for Kids
Kick off the spookiest time of the year with an art project inspired by the ancient Egyptian process of mummification.
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Button Buzzer
Button Buzzer
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Button Buzzer
Teach your child how to make her own buzzer using only a button and a string.
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Play Vocab-Building Improv!
Play Vocab-Building Improv!
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Play Vocab-Building Improv!
Improve your kindergartener's vocabulary with this fun, quick, and simple improvisation activity! He'll love acting while practicing directionality words.
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Eating with Chopsticks
Eating with Chopsticks
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Eating with Chopsticks
Make sunomono, a simple Japanese cucumber vinegar salad, and kid-friendly chopsticks in this fun kindergarten activity.
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Chopstick Math for Chinese New Year
Chopstick Math for Chinese New Year
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Chopstick Math for Chinese New Year
Celebrate Chinese New Year by teaching your child how to use chopsticks! She'll build her math and fine motor skills as she does this activity.
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Agua Fresca
Agua Fresca
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Agua Fresca
Teach your kindergartener a little about Mexican culture by giving him a festive, no-cook lesson in how to make "aguas frescas," or seasonal fruit drinks.
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Cartography for Kids
Cartography for Kids
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Cartography for Kids
Expand your child's geographic awareness with these fun and easy map lessons.
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Tzedakah Box
Tzedakah Box
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Tzedakah Box
Make a Tzedakah box with your child to collect money for his favorite charity. This Jewish Tredakah box is a great way to teach your child about giving.
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Make a "First Day of School" Photo Book
Make a "First Day of School" Photo Book
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Make a "First Day of School" Photo Book
Make a photo book to provide a reassuring guide for your child's first days and weeks of school.
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Kindergarten Readiness: Map The Day!
Kindergarten Readiness: Map The Day!
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Kindergarten Readiness: Map The Day!
Practice early social studies skills and get your child excited about the new school year with this fun activity.
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Blarney Stone
Blarney Stone
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Blarney Stone
Celebrate Irish history and culture this St. Patrick's Day by making a miniature version of the Blarney Stone!
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Make a Garland of Flags!
Make a Garland of Flags!
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Make a Garland of Flags!
Make a garland of paper flags representing your child's favorite countries.
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Mexican Hat Dance
Mexican Hat Dance
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Mexican Hat Dance
If you're throwing a party this Cinco de Mayo, be sure to include the Mexican Hat Dance!
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Make an African Djembe Drum
Make an African Djembe Drum
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Make an African Djembe Drum
Explore African culture by helping your child make his very own djembe drum! Help your child explore music and rhythm as he celebrates Black History Month.
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Red Beans and Rice
Red Beans and Rice
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Red Beans and Rice
This recipe provides a quicker, easier, and slightly healthier way to prepare this classic Louisiana Creole dish.
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How to Make a Cowboy Vest
How to Make a Cowboy Vest
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How to Make a Cowboy Vest
Have your little cowpoke design and decorate a vest that's perfect for combating the elements on the harsh Western plains.
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How to Make a Police Badge
How to Make a Police Badge
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How to Make a Police Badge
Lots of kids wonder what it would be like to be a police officer. Celebrate the people who help keep our communities safe with this fun craft.
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Create a "Wants and Needs" Poster
Create a "Wants and Needs" Poster
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Create a "Wants and Needs" Poster
Help your child discover the difference between his wants and needs using this poster.
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Paper Cup Maracas
Paper Cup Maracas
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Paper Cup Maracas
Maracas are most commonly found in music around the world. Introduce your child to percussion and rhythm with this easy-to-make instrument.
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Make a "Today Is" Poster
Make a "Today Is" Poster
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Make a "Today Is" Poster
In this activity, your first grader will practice calendar skills, observe the weather and learns to read calendar words. Here's how to get started:
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Make Popsicle Puppets...and Practice Communication
Make Popsicle Puppets...and Practice Communication
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Make Popsicle Puppets...and Practice Communication
Puppets can help preschoolers practice communication and conflict resolution.
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Kindergarten Social Studies Activities

It’s never too early to introduce kids to new cultures, communities, and lands. Use these social studies activities as a jumping off point to expand your kindergartener’s horizons and expose them to multicultural or historical crafts and traditions. Kids will love crafting a garland of flags or a unique cowboy vest, learning how to use chopsticks, or whipping up a batch of agua fresca!