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Grab some chalk and give these activities a try!​


  • Chess & checkers (wrap coins in paper for chess pieces)

  • Chutes and ladders

  • Connect the dots 

  • Follow the line

  • Hopscotch (traditional and African hopscotch)

  • Long jump

  • Make a place with roads and waterways. Occupy it with hot wheels, legos and other toys.

  • Maze

  • Shuffleboard

  • Target practice (we use rolled up socks as balls)

  • Twister

National Museum of African American Hist

Visit the only national museum devoted exclusively to the documentation of African American life, history, and culture.

Who can resist a mad scientist's penny arcade, a scientific funhouse, and an experimental laboratory all rolled into one?!

Science World

Science and society intersect at the museum that focuses on pressing issues.

Monteray Bay Aquarium

Swim with sea otters, penguins & sharks

National Museum of Natural  History

Tour the expansive exhibit halls

The Bedroom by Vincent van Gogh, 1888

Can you draw your bedroom?

The Met

Where would the time machine take you?

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Zip through history!

For projects for younger kids, look for Nigel the koala. 

BIG hint! You'll find Nigel in What's different? • Play portal • We Puzzle Together for Tots

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