Middle School Activities

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Find the Leprechaun's Lost Gold!
Find the Leprechaun's Lost Gold!
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Find the Leprechaun's Lost Gold!
Help your kindergartener use a map to find "leprechaun gold"--and build early social studies skills in the process!
Kindergarten
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Scratch Art for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Scratch Art for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
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Scratch Art for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
On Martin Luther King Day, help your third grader create an original "scratch art" card to thank a person who has made a difference in his life.
3rd grade
Social studies
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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.
1st grade
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Draw a Birthday Bar Graph
Draw a Birthday Bar Graph
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Draw a Birthday Bar Graph
Liven up a lesson about graphing by helping your third grader compile a bar graph from his classmates' birthday data.
3rd grade
Math
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Host a Dog Wash
Host a Dog Wash
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Host a Dog Wash
Host a dog wash to raise money for yourself, for charity, or just for fun!
4th grade
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Investigate Magnetic Attraction
Investigate Magnetic Attraction
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Investigate Magnetic Attraction
Magnets may hold up papers on the fridge, but is it the paper that attracts them? Find out more with this kindergarten science investigation.
Kindergarten
Science
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Firework Science
Firework Science
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Firework Science
Put your second grade scientist to work this Fourth of July with our colorful "liquid fireworks" project!
2nd grade
Science
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Make a "Word Slider"
Make a "Word Slider"
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Make a "Word Slider"
Make learning word families more hands-on and interactive with this simple craft that has your child making "word sliders" out of paper plates.
Kindergarten
Reading & Writing
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Sponge Relay
Sponge Relay
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Sponge Relay
This sponge relay game is the perfect way to cool off and to keep kids' minds sharp this summer.
4th grade
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Cartoon Physics
Cartoon Physics
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Cartoon Physics
Looking for a way to help your teen explore the fun side of physics? How about a round of Saturday morning cartoons?
Science
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Match Animal Adaptation: A Card Game
Match Animal Adaptation: A Card Game
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Match Animal Adaptation: A Card Game
In this game, players will learn interesting facts about animal adaption and practice them using a fun matching card game!
5th grade
Science
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What Doesn't Belong? A Categorization Game
What Doesn't Belong? A Categorization Game
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What Doesn't Belong? A Categorization Game
This educated-guessing game is great for preschoolers. This activity helps your child work on her reasoning skills.
3rd grade
Science
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Newspaper Editing
Newspaper Editing
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Newspaper Editing
Show your teens the connection between making history and writing it by having them write, illustrate, and edit a newspaper from the past.
Social studies
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Play Post-It Bingo!
Play Post-It Bingo!
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Play Post-It Bingo!
New readers need to develop a "bank" of words they can read by sight. Hate flashcards? Consider this fresh way to practice sight words to perfection...Bingo!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Make a Preschool Yearbook
Make a Preschool Yearbook
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Make a Preschool Yearbook
Kids love to hear about themselves. And reading about themselves is even better! This personal yearbook will let them record all their important facts.
Preschool
Reading & Writing
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Size Up Your Stuffed Animal: A Measurement Activity
Size Up Your Stuffed Animal: A Measurement Activity
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Size Up Your Stuffed Animal: A Measurement Activity
In this activity, have your second grader practice measuring by finding the height, weight, and length of her most treasured toy!
2nd grade
Math
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Collaborative Poetry
Collaborative Poetry
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Collaborative Poetry
In this activity, create a poem that emerges from the collaboration of parent and teen in the activity of observing, discussing, reading, and writing.
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Play the "Know it All" Game with Mom!
Play the "Know it All" Game with Mom!
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Play the "Know it All" Game with Mom!
Try a fun Mother's Day game for moms and kids to play together!
4th grade
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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.
1st grade
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"Roots and Wings" Card
"Roots and Wings" Card
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"Roots and Wings" Card
Make an elegant Mother's Day card to celebrate the love and work in raising kids.
5th grade
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Pumpkin Carving Party Activities
Pumpkin Carving Party Activities
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Pumpkin Carving Party Activities
Pumpkin carving party activities are great for a pre-Halloween party. Try pumpkin carving party activities, including jack-o'-lantern ideas and fall recipes.
1st grade
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Environmental Cleanup
Environmental Cleanup
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Environmental Cleanup
Here's a guide to starting a community clean-up project from scratch.
Science
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Storyboarding: Using Pictures to Teach Words
Storyboarding: Using Pictures to Teach Words
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Storyboarding: Using Pictures to Teach Words
Many kids find themselves especially challenged by writing in third grade. Here's how you can help, using a technique called "storyboarding."
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Build a Pinhole Camera
Build a Pinhole Camera
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Build a Pinhole Camera
Before digital cameras, before Polaroids, there was the original pinhole camera. Build a pinhole camera and see what true vintage photography looks like!
Science
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Create a Collection That Rocks!
Create a Collection That Rocks!
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Create a Collection That Rocks!
Get your fifth grader involved in some earth science by helping her plan and create her very own rock collection.
5th grade
Science
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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.