100th day of school

This will fall in February for us this year. I don’t think we’ve ever had any kind of celebration or anything before but this year I will try to make it a little extra special and maybe it will help to keep us motivated.

Below is a list of activities I have found to help celebrate this special day. Continue reading “100th day of school”

Leap Day

Below are some links to fun activities for Leap Day:
(Use at your own discretion.)

 

leap year activities for kids on Pinterest

leap day for kids on YouTube

Leap Day Activities

7 Ideas for Celebrating Leap Day

Celebrate Leap Day!

IT’S A LEAP YEAR! 21 Fun Leap Day Activities!

WHAT IS LEAP YEAR… AND ACTIVITIES TO CELEBRATE THE DAY.

Leap Day Lesson Ideas for Kids

 

Mardi Gras / Fat Tuesday

Below are some links to fun activities for Mardi Gras / Fat Tuesday:

(Use at your own discretion.)

Mardi Gras / Fat Tuesday activities for kids on Pinterest

Mardi Gras / Fat Tuesday for kids on YouTube

MARDI GRAS ACTIVITIES FOR KIDS AND TEACHERS

Mardi Gras (Fat Tuesday)

Mardi Gras and Pancake Day Lessons and Teacher Resources

Mardi Gras Preschool Theme

How to Celebrate Mardi Gras With Your Kids

Polar Bear Day

Below are some links to fun activities for Polar Bear Day:

(Use at your own discretion.)

Polar Bear Day activities for kids on Pinterest

polar bears for kids on YouTube

POLAR BEAR ACTIVITIES FOR KIDS

POLAR BEAR ACTIVITIES, CRAFTS, LESSONS, AND PRINTABLES

Activities for Polar Bear, Polar Bear by Eric Carle

Polar Bear Printables

POLAR BEAR ART

Winter Polar Bear Crafts for Kids to Make

Tell a Fairy Tale Day

Below are some links to fun activities for Tell a Fairy Tale Day:

(Use at your own discretion.)

Tell a Fairy Tale Day activities for kids on Pinterest

fairy tales for kids on YouTube

NATIONAL TELL A FAIRY TALE DAY – February 26

Fun Holiday – Tell a Fairy Tale Day

 

George Washington’s Birthday

Below are some links to fun activities for George Washington’s Birthday:

(Use at your own discretion.)

George Washington’s Birthday activities for kids on Pinterest

George Washington’s Birthday for kids on YouTube

Presidents Day: Unique Crafts about George Washington

Meaningful Activities For Kids On George Washington’s Birthday

President George Washington

Learning Games and Activities for Kids

George Washington Cotton Ball and Paper Craft

George Washington

President’s Day

Below are some links to fun activities for President’s Day:

(Use at your own discretion.)

presidents day activities for kids on Pinterest

presidents day for kids on YouTube

President’s Day Crafts and Activities for Kids

Presidents Day Activities

21 Fun Presidents Day Activities & Crafts

Presidents Day Theme for Preschool

Presidents’ Day Activities, Grades K-5

Presidents’ Day in the Classroom

Valentine’s Day

Below are some links to fun activities for Valentine’s Day:

(Use at your own discretion.)

St. Valentine for kids on Pinterest

valentine’s day activities for kids on Pinterest

St. Valentine for kidsSt. Valentine for kids on YouTube

valentine’s day for kids on YouTube

Heart-y Valentine party ideas: 14 games & activities for kids

Valentine’s Day Crafts and Children’s Activities

100+ VALENTINE’S DAY CRAFTS & ACTIVITIES

Valentine’s Day Activities that Kids (and You!) Will Love

Hearty Love Gone By @ Stimulating Learning with Rachel

“Hearts-a-Flutter” Penguin Craft

 Hair Tie Valentines

Printable Lollipop Valentines

Be sure to check out my Pinterest Page Homeschool: February too!

Abraham Lincoln’s Birthday

Below are some links to fun activities for Abraham Lincoln’s Birthday:

(Use at your own discretion.)

abraham lincoln for kids activities on Pinterest

abraham lincoln for kids on YouTube

Abraham Lincoln Activities for Kids

Abraham Lincoln Classroom Activities, Crafts, and Games

Abraham Lincoln Teacher Resources

abrahamlincoln.pdf

Biography President Abraham Lincoln

Celebrate Abraham Lincoln

Groundhog Day

Below are some links to fun activities for Groundhog Day:

(Use at your own discretion.)

groundhog day activities on Pinterest

groundhog day for kids on YouTube

Happy Groundhog’s Day!

February Holidays

I will try to update this list with some fun activities as well. Feel free to click the links to find out more about the origins and meanings behind these special days. I plan to incorporate a few of these into our normal homeschool routine to add a little fun and excitement to our days. Have fun and maybe make up your own personal family holiday or tradition for the month!

This month is also know as:

  • American Heart Month
  • Black History Month
  • Canned Food Month
  • Great American Pie Month
  • National Cherry Month
  • National Children’s Dental Health Month
  • National Grapefruit Month

Sometimes the 100th day of school will fall somewhere in February as well. **see 100th day of school for more activities

I found this list and more here:

National Freedom Day (1st)

**see National Freedom Day for more activities

Ground Hog Day (2nd)

**see Groundhog Day for more activities

Feed the Birds Day (3rd)

**see here for lots of crafts kids can make on Pinterest

Send a Card to a Friend Day (7th)

**see here for lots of crafts kids can make on Pinterest

Kite Flying Day (8th)

**see here for lots of crafts kids can make on Pinterest

Abraham Lincoln’s Birthday (12th)

**see Abraham Lincoln’s Birthday for more activities

Valentine’s Day (14th)

**see Valentine’s Day for more activities

National Gum Drop Day (15th)

Random Acts of Kindness Day (17th)

**see here for lots of crafts kids can make on Pinterest

Cherry Pie Day (20th)

President’s Day (3rd Monday)

**see President’s Day for more activities

George Washington’s Birthday (22nd)

**see George Washington’s Birthday for more activities

National Tortilla Chip Day (24th)

National Pistachio Day (26th)

Tell a Fairy Tale Day (26th)

**see Tell a Fairy Tale Day for more activities

Polar Bear Day (27th)

**see Polar Bear Day for more activities

Mardi Gras / Fat Tuesday (varies)

**see Mardi Gras / Fat Tuesday for more activities

Leap Day  (29th)- not again until 2020, once every four years

**see Leap Day for more activities

Also check out:

It’s February (lots of fun activities listed)

Homeschool: February on Pinterest for crafts/activities related to the month of February.

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