Year: 2020

LEGO Art Inspiration

Author: Kaleidoscope Education December 27, 2020 In Blog Comments (1)
Unleash your creative side with these unconventional but fun ways to create art with LEGO! LEGO Pictures in Playdough Try this printmaking activity using LEGOs as stamps! You can create anything from patterns to abstract designs to pictures. Which LEGO […]

LEGO Building Challenge Week

Author: Kaleidoscope Education December 20, 2020 In Blog Comments (0)
Can you build a rainbow, boats, and famous landmarks using LEGO? Challenge Accepted! LEGO Rainbow Challenge All you need is a set of basic LEGO blocks in as many bright colors as you can find and a base plate! Try […]

LEGO for Homeschool

Author: Kaleidoscope Education December 13, 2020 In Blog Comments (1)
Playing and building with LEGO bricks is a fun activity for all ages. It can be educational too! This week’s activities include hands-on projects for kids to strengthen their skills and knowledge, while having fun with LEGO! 6 Bricks Booklet […]

Get Busy Building, our December Theme is Here!

Author: Kaleidoscope Education December 6, 2020 In Blog Comments (0)
December is here and that means we’re moving on to a new theme. As the days get colder, snowier, and have less daylight, it’s great to have a line-up of indoor activities to bust boredom. This month’s theme will help […]

Meet the Instructor – Amanda Knapp

Author: Nathan Walasek December 2, 2020 In Blog Comments (0)
If you’ve taken a class with Amanda, maybe you’ll know some of her responses to this Q&A. But do you know her hidden talent? Read this fun Q&A with Amanda Knapp, L’Anse instructor! What community you live in? L’Anse What […]

3-2-1, BLAST OFF!

Author: Nathan Walasek November 29, 2020 In Blog Comments (0)
Our final week journeying through space has launched! This week our focus is the GALAXY! Check out these 3 educational resources: Galaxy Jar Fun to make and mesmerizing to play with. Get the directions at the link! Pinwheel Galaxy The […]

How Do You Organize a Party in Space?

Author: Nathan Walasek November 22, 2020 In Blog Comments (0)
You planet! hahaha! Join us as we move onward with our November Space theme! This week we explore the planets. All About the Planets Some are small and rocky; others are big and gassy. Learn more about our solar system’s […]

The Hottest Thing in our Solar System

Author: Nathan Walasek November 15, 2020 In Blog Comments (0)
This week’s three activities are all about the center of the Space theme this month – the SUN! Great for a variety of ages, we look to NASA’s SpacePlace for inspiration and education about the sun. Photo by Melissa Askew […]

Astronaut Activities to Expand the Imagination!

Author: Nathan Walasek November 8, 2020 In Blog Comments (0)
Continue on into our journey of Space, our November theme. Did you know that the term “astronaut” derives from the Greek words meaning “space sailor”? Come sail with us this week as we share resources for kids of all ages […]

Meet the Instructor – Erin L!

Author: Nathan Walasek November 3, 2020 In Blog Comments (0)
If you’ve been to Kaleidoscope: L’Anse, you’ve likely met Erin L. Maybe you’ve spoke with Erin over the phone or online for count month. But what do you know about Erin? Families and kids – here’s your chance to learn […]