From rainy days to stay-‘cays, we’ve got you covered! This is the place for clickable, printable, and video resources to keep kids busy and engaged. Compiled and updated with help from Lawrence families and teachers. Have an idea for a resource that belongs here? Let us know!
- Arts & Crafts: Yarn Dog
- VIDEO & ILLUSTRATED HOW-TO: video and illustrated step-by-step instructions for an adorable shaggy shih-tzu.
- SUPPLIES: Yarn, glue, paper cup or toilet-paper roll, any kind of add-on for eyes (instructions show how to make them on a 3D printer, too)
- History: Cultural Context
- PRINTABLE/ONLINE READ (younger kids): A Story of Survival: The Wampanoag and the English.
- PRINTABLE/ONLINE READ (older kids): the Haudenosaunee Thanksgiving Address: Greetings to the Natural World
- WEBSITE: Rethinking Thanksgiving: Native Perspectives from the Smithsonian Museum of the American Indian includes a “teaching poster,” corn-necklace video tutorial, and more.
- Spanish Activity
- ONLINE INTERACTIVE: Spanish-language gratitude journal