Category Archives: Arts and Crafts

Arts and Crafts Activities to help kids learn about the world. Multicultural, geography, and science lessons for children in preschool, kindergarten, and elementary school.

Shoe-Cutting Party for Sole Hope: Helping Kids in Uganda Live Healthier Lives

Sole Hope Shoe Cutting Party- Kid World Citizen

Every year our Girl Scout troop picks a service project that we can do as a Mother-Daughter event. We’ve helped packed lunches for kids in need, made blankets for kids in the hospital through Project Linus, and this year, we held a shoe-cutting party for Sole Hope. (see a list of fantastic service projects for kids here!) The pieces we cut out of recycled jeans would be used to make shoes for kids in Uganda, preventing infections from jiggers that live in the sand. Volunteering and service projects help teach kids empathy and instill compassion- two essential traits of little world citizens!

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Bilingual Books by Texas Author, Pat Mora

Pat Mora Books Activities Desert Kids- Kid World CitizenPat Mora has always been one of my favorite children’s authors because she brings a diverse voice to stories that are loved by all children. Today I’ll share our favorite Pat Mora stories, and some activities to learn about the desert of the Southwest (US). Celebrate multicultural literature as you learn about west Texas’ landscape and cultures with Pat Mora! Continue reading

Hands-On Water Activities for Kids

March 22 is World Water Day!!! Here are some fantastic HANDS-ON water activities for kids to engage in authentic learning about water, water conservation, and the water cycle!
Water Activites for Kids- Kid World Citizen
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Paper Art: Landforms for Kids

Paper Art Landforms for Kids- Kid World Citizen

Kids: let’s learn about landforms, with a clever paper art project that incorporates all of the types of landforms on a single poster. This geography craft is a great component in a unit on landforms for kids.

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Panda Facts, Books, Crafts, Videos, and More

Would you like to learn pandas facts? Whether you are doing a report on pandas or you just adore these cuddly animals, here’s everything you need to know: panda facts for kids, books about pandas, plus videos, games, and more!

Panda Facts for Kids- Kid World Citizen

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