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Activities & Projects for the Springtime

Activities & Projects for the Springtime

Spend time with your family this spring: we've got ideas for rainy day projects and outdoor activities.

Soak Up the Sun

Get out and soak up the spring season with your children.
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Springtime Activities: Sunny Day Fun

Ready to craft your own custom kite? It's easy breezy!
Step into spring with a personalized stool.
Get your house in tip-top shape with a built-in crew: your kids!
Teach your child about how people used to tell time long ago.
Finders keepers: Everything your child needs for art and science projects is at his fingertips.
Outdoor play unleashes your child's imagination, strengthens her body, and fosters a love of nature.
Encourage kids to use nature to create a masterpiece.

Springtime Activities: Occupy Rainy Days

Lively vegetarian dishes celebrate spring.
P&C April 2007 Windstock project
Get in the swing of spring with this cheery craft.
Science springs to life when little ones move with the breeze.
Cook up a batch of these crazy cotton creatures.
Use common kitchen supplies to create a colorful critter.
Get your green thumb dirty with these outdoor experiments and activities.

Spring Reads

Introduce the new season with these wonderful (and sometimes all wet!) books for beginners.
Kick off the Spring season with these wonderful tales of adorable bunnies.
Celebrate the season by checking out these spring-themed titles.
Celebrate spring with these outdoor-themed books.
Springtime seek and find books are a fun way to motivate your little reader to learn.
Warm days are the perfect time to curl up under a shady tree with your pre-reader and one of these sunny picture books!
Kick off the Spring season with these wonderful tales of frogs.
Kick off the Spring season with these wonderful tales of adorable bunnies.
Breathe new life into your book nook with these great springtime board books.

Springtime Snacks & Recipes

Head out into the warm spring breeze for a colorful feast.
Lively vegetarian dishes celebrate spring.
Spring is the perfect time for you and your child to get cracking on an egg-stravaganza of tasty recipes!
As the temperature drops, the urge to snack rises. Keep this healthy recipe on hand.
From bright red tomatoes to sunny yellow peppers, making meals more vibrant boosts kids' health. Celebrity chef Ellie Krieger shares her menu.
Try this recipe based on Maurice Sendak's Where the Wild Things Are.
Have-it-your-way yogurt snacks.
Try this recipe based on Maurice Sendak's Where the Wild Things Are.
Try these 5 tips from Adventure to Fitness to help raise healthy eaters in your family.
Learning is sweet — and tangy and tart — with these four fun fruit activities.
Teach numbers with noodles!
Your young green thumb will love to help prepare this recipe.
Create some edible drama.

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