The world of seeds is a fascinating one when you think about it, which your students probably don’t! Show them the seeds around them, help them learn about the cycle of a plant by sowing and caring for their own seeds, and lots more activities. These lesson plans really grow your pupils’ learning.
Fun Activities & Crafts for Grade School
Hands-on, engaged learning through activities and fun crafts is a staple of grade school classrooms everywhere. This age-appropriate collection of fun ideas, written and vetted by teachers and education professionals, spans the entire school year, including summer. You’ll find activities, games and crafts for kindergarten (and Pre-K) through fifth grade including seasonal and holiday-themed crafts, indoor and outdoor games and activities, classroom decorating ideas, gift ideas and more. In addition to being fun, these educational ideas are always focused on learning too, but don’t tell the kids, as they will be enjoying these creative teaching moments so much, they may not even notice!
You may be thinking that oil and water don’t mix. But students will tell you differently when they produce evidence to counter that claim. These three oil and water experiments teach the concepts of solubility and emulsion. Hassle-free, high interest learning is certain!
Sequence of events is a basic but essential skill for all readers. Before teaching “Henny Penny” in your classroom, peruse this selection of activities. Students will enjoy learning and demonstrating how sequence of events works in a story.