Am. History Crafts

Make a Pioneer Quilt Craft

What a great way to get some hands on quilts with small scraps of cloth. Even young children can help with the sewing process and they'll be left with a lasting memory of their pioneer studies. Materials: Feather Ink Scissors Paper   Suggest Resources for a Unit Study:           Art Project Tutorial: ...

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Tricorn Hat Craft

This is a great craft to make when learning about George Washington or even for your classroom celebrations on President's Day.  Be sure to check out our free George Washington Lapbook to expand this into a thematic unit. Materials: Construction Paper Stapler Glitter glue or Star Stickers     Suggest Resources for a Unit Study:        ...

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Mount Rushmore Art Project for Kids

Children love to learn about our National Landmarks, especially Mt. Rushmore and all the hard work that was put into it.  There are some amazing websites and videos online for children to watch how it was made, but it's always more fun to recreate this landmark with some creative sculpture. Materials: Clay...

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American Flag Craft for Kids

This is a fun twist to making an American Flag.  Children use white crayon to make the stars then paint over them with blue watercolor.  The stripes are made with masking tape and red watercolor paint. Materials: Sheet of Paper White Crayon Masking Tape Watercolors Suggest Resources for a Unit Study:           Art Project Tutorial: ...

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