Making kites is a great class craft project. This resource includes full directions for making custom easy-to-fly kites from simple materials. Also includes a history of kites reading activity perfect for an introductory activity.
Kids of all ages love to make and fly kites. This kite resource includes all the directions needed to make kites out of simple materials. The children get to design their own kites and color their designs using permanent markers. These kites are very forgiving and easy to fly even with some imperfections. Also included is a history of kites reading comprehension activity with questions and answer key. If you want a wonderful craft activity that kids will love doing and is bound to be a favorite activity of the year, these kites are just the thing.
For times when kite flying is not practical, kids will certainly enjoy a lesson on the science of ice crystals and making their own realistic 6-point snowflakes. See the link below for more information.
Snow Science - How Snow Crystals Form - Making Realistic Snowflakes
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Science, Language, Math Challenge Activities
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