Tag: Holidays

Gingerbread Activities

Picture by Becka Hons History Wikipedia: Gingerbread House  – Gingerbread house history, modern times, Guinness World records, and Gingerbread houses.PBS: History Gingerbread – Article talks a bit about the history of ginger, and where the first gingerbread recipe came from and the inspiration to decorate gingerbread. Fun Activities DLTK Site:Kidzone: Gingerbread […]

Fall Activities

The following activities can be found on Funschooling & Recreational Learning for the fall season. You will find posts for many fall related activities, holidays, events, and foods that can be found on this blog. Fall Fall Holidays & EventsFall leaves Fall & Leaf Activities Autumn/FallFall EquinoxFall Holidays and EventsLeaf […]

Labor Day Resources

Fun Activity Ideas Talk about some of the things your kids what to be and do when they grow up. Adults, talk about the jobs you’ve had and what you liked or disliked about them. Talk about some of the things you wanted to do, but haven’t had the […]

Father’s Day Resources

DLTK: Dad – Gift and card ideas, printable certificates, songs and more.The Holiday Spot: Father’s Day – Learn the history of father’s day, get gift ideas and more.Enchanted Learning: Father’s Day – Craft and homemade gift ideas.Parent: Activities to make Father’s Day more special – Eleven activities to do with kids on Father’s Day.Reader’s Digest: 17 […]

Mother’s Day Resources

Dltk: Mom – Poems, crafts, printables and more.Enchanted Learning: Mother’s Day – Cards, crafts, picture frames, and puzzles.Danielles Place: Mother’s Day – Mother’s Day craft ideas.Better Homes and Garden: Mother’s Day Crafts – Crafts kids can make.Country Living: 55 Easy Mother’s Day Crafts That She’ll Treasure – Craft ideas all ages can make […]

Easter Activities

Information Wikipedia: Easter – Info about the Christian Feast.History Channel: Easter – The origins of Easter.Huffington Post: Easter Eggs: History, Origin, Symbolism And Traditions – Learn about Easter eggs and look through a picture gallery of beautifully decorated eggs. Crafts Mother Earth News: Natural Egg Dye – Learn how to make your own egg dye from beets, […]

St Patrick’s Day Activities

The following sites will take you off Funschooling & Recreational Learning, unless noted. Crafts Enchanted Learning: St. Patrick’s Day – Activities and crafts for children to make and do. DLTK: St Patrick’s Day – Crafts and Activities for all ages. Check out the other St. Patrick’s Day links area located on the bottom […]

Hot Dogs

Hot Dog July is National Hot Dog month!You’ll find an assortment of hot dog activities ranging from fun facts, to coloring pages, puzzles, and more below.Hot dogs are made a variety of ways these days to satisfy many different diet choices and needs, and are versatile enough to […]

Sweet and Spicy Nuts

Sweet and Spicy Peanuts are a BIG favorite in my family, and my kids and I often make large batches to give to family and friends. I hope your family and friends enjoy them as well!To make them, you will need…2 T Melted Butter 1/4 c Honey 1/8 tsp […]

Word Games – December

I hear a lot parents say that they would like to use a more relaxed approach when it comes to educating their kids, and the month of December is a great time to begin doing that. With all the festive things to do around town and fun activities […]