We have advice, gift ideas, family activities, and book suggestions below to help you make this holiday season sparkle and all of your celebrations shine.
The Must-Have Holiday Gift Guide
Give the gift of reading! Find the perfect book gift for your independent reader.
Looking for great books at a great price for the holidays (or any day)? Discover bundles of your child's favorite books.
From "The Story Starts Here" collection, discover these fun picture books for little readers.
Committed to inspire a lifelong love of reading for your child? Try these books from "The Story Starts Here" collection of picture books.
Each year, when we take out our Christmas decorations, out comes a big box that’s always my kids’ favorite.
Arts and Crafts Books for the Holidays
There are craft books for everyone this holiday season!
This holiday season, discover book-based activity kits from Klutz for everyone on your list.
Kids spending school vacation at home? Klutz has them covered with an all-new line of activity kits that are guaranteed to keep boredom at bay.
Help kids master a new skill during winter break with these craft books.
Nail polish + friends = poolside fun and reading.
Discover out-of-the-box ways to use everyday craft supplies.
Shimmer Art makes creating masterpieces easy for kids of almost all ages!
No need for a fully stocked craft cabinet to get your child started sewing!
For your fashion-forward tweens, a craft book that gets them reading and designing.
In four simple steps, you’ll have fun and adorable animal lanterns to display!
This fab pizzazz activity will squash ho-hum days.
Kick up the fun in your child’s school day with these easy-to-make erasers.
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Add some science and sparkle to your child’s holiday by growing dazzling crystals on pipe cleaner snowflakes.
Festive Book Lists
Strengthen kids' fine motors skills with this fashion statement.
Warm and fuzzy gifts your child can make with a fork.
With "Tiny Stitches," kids can make one-of-a-kind works of art.
Decorate for warmer days with a few new (felted) friends.
An Easter craft that will have you and your child hopping with joy.
Craft unique Christmas decorations with Klutz’s "Make Clay Charms."
The magic tricks in this book will help your child to break the ice.
Help foster budding engineers with “Star Wars Folded Flyers.”
Learn to draw with new friends from a galaxy far, far away.
Make gift wrap with your child that’s as thoughtful as your gifts!
Encourage your child to explore engineering with LEGO bricks.
Let your child design your next manicure.
Free Holiday Printables
Holiday Activities and Recommendations
Try these fun ways to incorporate literacy into the magic and anticipation of the holidays.
Vocabulary is important, and finding new ways to teach new words in fun ways like this only helps.
Smaller gifts that are easy on the wallet and great for kids!
Reading and writing as gifts? Absolutely.
Here are some ideas to make the holiday season even more special for you and your kids.
Spread holiday cheer and teach your kids the meaning of the season.
Make room for books and reading in kids' stockings this year!
Use Scholastic's Book Wizard to help encourage reading with just the right gift.
Get ready, get set, sing!
Learn how to capitalize on your kindergartner’s fascination with manners.