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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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Build Family Mailboxes!
Build Family Mailboxes!
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Build Family Mailboxes!
Help your child practice his writing skills, while ensuring he'll get some mail to call his own, by making Family Mailboxes, a fun arts and crafts project.
Kindergarten
Reading & Writing
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Guidelines for Answering Multiple-Choice Questions
Guidelines for Answering Multiple-Choice Questions
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Guidelines for Answering Multiple-Choice Questions
Multiple-choice test questions can be confusing. Here's a toolbox of tricks and strategies to help your teen become a multiple-choice master.
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Make a Better Paper Airplane
Make a Better Paper Airplane
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Make a Better Paper Airplane
Turn the common pastime of constructing paper airplanes into a lesson on the physics of aerodynamics and flight with this fun science activity.
5th grade
Science
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Fun Ways to Study
Fun Ways to Study
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Fun Ways to Study
Here are six fresh ideas to liven up your teen's study time, and involve the whole family at the same time!
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SAT Boot Camp: A Strong Study Schedule
SAT Boot Camp: A Strong Study Schedule
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SAT Boot Camp: A Strong Study Schedule
Want to help your teen ace the SAT? Here's a step-by-step guide to getting underway.
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SAT Survivor: A Reading Comprehension Game
SAT Survivor: A Reading Comprehension Game
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SAT Survivor: A Reading Comprehension Game
Here's a fun game to practice strategies for acing the Reading Comprehension section of the SAT.
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The Monty Hall Problem
The Monty Hall Problem
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The Monty Hall Problem
Probability problems are often among the hardest math concepts to wrap your head around. Here's a classic example: the Monty Hall problem!
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Join a Reading Community Online!
Join a Reading Community Online!
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Join a Reading Community Online!
Social networking sites that promote reading, reviewing books, and sharing books with others are springing up all over, making reading fun again.
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Create an Autumn Tree of Resolutions
Create an Autumn Tree of Resolutions
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Create an Autumn Tree of Resolutions
Help your learner develop her fine motor and communication skills with this fun and festive fall activity.
Kindergarten
Reading & Writing
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Write a Letter to Santa Claus
Write a Letter to Santa Claus
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Write a Letter to Santa Claus
Write a letter to Santa and bring back the lost art of letter writing. Learn how to write a carefully crafted wishlist using proper letter form.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Make a Pasta Pattern Necklace
Make a Pasta Pattern Necklace
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Make a Pasta Pattern Necklace
Rainy day? Stuck inside? Here's an arts and crafts pasta project to enjoy with your kindergartener that helps her with math patterns too.
Kindergarten
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Create a Shoebox Habitat
Create a Shoebox Habitat
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Create a Shoebox Habitat
Children are imaginative story-builders. Create a shoebox habitat with your child to put those budding creative instincts to good use.
1st grade
Science
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Get Halloween Math Practice with Candy Calories
Get Halloween Math Practice with Candy Calories
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Get Halloween Math Practice with Candy Calories
By tracking nutritional information from candy wrappers, your teen can use statistics to find which treats offer the fewest tricks on Halloween!
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Get your Teen Excited About Politics!
Get your Teen Excited About Politics!
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Get your Teen Excited About Politics!
Teenagers across the country are getting involved in the issues they care about, and your child shouldn't be the exception to the rule.
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Write a Going Green Plan
Write a Going Green Plan
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Write a Going Green Plan
Here's an authentic writing task that is perfect for Earth Day, or any day! In this activity, your child's pen becomes an instrument of planetary importance.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Make a Chinese Dragon
Make a Chinese Dragon
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Make a Chinese Dragon
Make this dragon relief with your first grader to celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month and teach her about an important part of Chinese culture.
1st grade
Social studies
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Write a Thank You Note
Write a Thank You Note
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Write a Thank You Note
After the party and presents, there's just one more thing for your child to do: thank you notes!
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Let Your Kids Campaign!
Let Your Kids Campaign!
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Let Your Kids Campaign!
Kids are acutely aware of what's "fair" and what's not. Here's a quirky way to teach your first grader the importance of voting and democracy.
1st grade
Social studies
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Solids, Liquids, Maple Syrup!
Solids, Liquids, Maple Syrup!
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Solids, Liquids, Maple Syrup!
Teach your first grade scientist the difference between liquids and solids using maple syrup.
1st grade
Science
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Can Your Own Spaghetti Sauce
Can Your Own Spaghetti Sauce
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Can Your Own Spaghetti Sauce
Give your child an introduction to food preservation by making and canning your own yummy, homemade pasta sauce!
4th grade
Science
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Explore Soil Erosion
Explore Soil Erosion
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Explore Soil Erosion
Learners hypothesize about and experiment with soil erosion in this hands-on activity.
3rd 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!
1st grade
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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.
1st grade
Math
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Create a Family Movie Guide
Create a Family Movie Guide
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Create a Family Movie Guide
Encourage your fourth grader to develop their critical thinking and critical writing skills with this Critics' Choice movie booklet for your family.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Middle School Activities

The workload can get a little intense when middle school rolls around, but you can keep your kids motivated with our wide array of hands-on activities that provide a fun break from the routine. Riveting science experiments, stimulating math games, educational scavenger hunts, and arts and crafts projects for every subject will engage kids in the learning process whether at home or in the classroom.