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Peace Hand Flower
Holidays & Events
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Science > Plants > Flowers
Ages 18 months and older
This is a special activity in which the entire
family can participate to honor a loved one. It is also
suitable for other educational themes, holidays and special
occasions related to a peace education, unity message or a
family theme. Refer to the instructions for a list of these
themes and occasions in
the instructions page in the materials column.
Activity: Holiday Theme
History of the Holiday or Special
Parents > Share and explain how your family celebrates
the holiday and what traditions are observed. Examples:
Special dinners, family get-togethers, gift giving,
going to see fireworks, reading a book related to the holiday, going
to see a parade, visiting Grandparents, what special foods are
prepared on that day, what are the special colors for the
celebration, etc. Feature the colors of the holiday in the
Educators > Share how the community and country in
general celebrates the holiday or special occasion or event.
Science Theme > Plants > Flowers
This crafts offers the opportunity to address the topic of plants,
how seeds grow.
*Visit Dottie's Garden: a short online activity to view the process
of of how a seeds grows.
*Assemble the craft, paste to construction paper leaving room at the
bottom to draw a flower pot, roots, and paste seeds.
*Discuss the basic parts of the flower: stem, leaves, petals.
Label the parts of the flower.
Family or Unity Hand Flower Craft
This craft involves tracing the hand or doing individual handprints
of each member in the family. These handprint tracings or
paint handprints are placed to form a flower. Here are the
instructions to make it. On the materials column is the
template for the leaves and stem in color or black & white.
There are suggestions for other decorations and variations of the
Letter F is for Flower Printable Activities
Introduce or reinforce letter
F recognition and initial handwriting practice.
* something to color or paint with
*glue or glue stick