Category Archives: Holidays

Border Trim Pumpkin Lantern Tutorial

Have you started thinking about Halloween decorations for the classroom yet?  If you have leftover border trim around, this easy hanging pumpkin lantern is a great way to transition your classroom into October. Materials: (3) 36” Orange Border Trim (1) Green Border Trim Ribbon Scissors Stapler Glue   Instructions: 1) Cut your orange border trim into … Continue reading Border Trim Pumpkin Lantern Tutorial »

4th of July Fun Facts & Free Activity

4th of July is all about patriotism and fireworks. Share these fun historical facts about the history of 4th of July with your kids, then try some of the suggested activities to celebrate. 4th of July Fun Facts  Independence Day is celebrated every year in the United States on the Fourth of July. The liberty … Continue reading 4th of July Fun Facts & Free Activity »

Shamrock Potato Print Stamps

Kids will need a teacher or parent to assist them in creating this charming St. Patrick’s Day craft. Materials Potato Shamrock cookie cutter Knife Pencil or Pen Green Paint Styrofoam or thick paper plate White construction paper Let’s Do it! Teachers or parents help the kids cut the potato in half. Use a shamrock shaped … Continue reading Shamrock Potato Print Stamps »

President’s Day Project: Putting Together Abraham Lincoln

Presidents’ Day is coming up and we’re getting ready by doing some great Presidents’ Day projects in the classroom. Try out this Putting Together Abraham Lincoln project for kindergarten through 3rd grade students. We created mini books in the shape of President, Abraham Lincoln’s face. How fun is that? We paired history with this fun … Continue reading President’s Day Project: Putting Together Abraham Lincoln »