Tag: Boredom Busters

Snow Art

Author: Kaleidoscope Education January 24, 2021 In Blog Comments (0)
Join us for some seasonal, snow-themed art projects. Snow Painting Easy enough for your youngest artist, but fun enough for all ages, follow these simple steps to create art on winter’s free canvas–your snowy yard. Clay Polar Bear Try this […]

Snow Science

Author: Kaleidoscope Education January 17, 2021 In Blog Comments (0)
This week we will delve into some fun science lessons and experiments with a plentiful natural resource (though maybe not as plentiful as usual!): SNOW. Melting Snowman Experiment There’s nothing better than using the changing seasons to set up a […]

It’s January in the Keweenaw, and that means SNOW!

Author: Kaleidoscope Education January 3, 2021 In Blog Comments (0)
Our new theme of the month is SNOW. Let’s make snow our friend, not our enemy! This week, our activities focus on the SNOWFLAKE. Coffee Filter Snowflakes This sweet and simple craft is a winner for the whole family–easy enough […]

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 […]

Explore, Read, Stay Active – 3 New Free Activities

Author: Nathan Walasek May 24, 2020 In Blog Comments (0)
No boredom allowed with these three new and free activities! Check them out. Apostle Islands National Lakeshore At Home Activities Learn about Apostle Islands National Lakeshore from the comfort of your own home. Grab one of these activities and take […]

Read to Win a Mountain Bike (Local) + NatGeo & Art

Author: Nathan Walasek May 17, 2020 In Blog Comments (0)
What’s going on this week? Check out a local reading program and explore free resources that build on knowledge and develop art skills! Read to Ride The Read to Ride program is an annual summer event for children ages 6-14 […]

Creativity, Adventures and Growth Mindset – 3 Free Resources

Author: Nathan Walasek May 10, 2020 In Blog Comments (0)
This week’s free resources are all about creative and adventurous learning! Superior Fab Lab Enter this Keweenaw local DIY Pinball Machine Competition. Submit your creation by May 31st for a chance to win a prize! Global Trek This scholastic online […]

Doodles, Do Re Mi’s, and Life

Author: Nathan Walasek May 3, 2020 In Blog Comments (0)
It’s a new week so we have three new resources for you! Be sure to check out our previous posts for even more ideas. The Kennedy Center Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems, the creator of The Pigeon series, Knuffle Bunny, […]

Astronauts Reading from Space + 2 More Free Resources!

Author: Nathan Walasek April 26, 2020 In Blog Comments (0)
Kids Cook Monday! The Kids Cook Monday initiative encourages families to set aside the first night of every week for cooking and eating together as a family. Find family friendly recipes, food tips, foods facts and more! Story Time from […]

National Park Adventures, Art Time Machines and More!

Author: Nathan Walasek April 19, 2020 In Blog Comments (0)
Isle Royale National Park Week Participate in the Isle Royale National Park Week Adventure. New adventures posted daily – click the link to find out the details. Met Kids Time Machine Hop into the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s time machine […]