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Plant a Tree!
It's just that simple - plant a tree! Use this experience to honor a loved one. Teach your child about the many functions of trees and how they benefit our environment. Be sure to include a basic botany lesson -- how the roots will help the tree to drink water, how the leaves soak up the sun to help the tree grow.
You might also want to educate your child on the types of trees that are found in your geographic area. If you are fortunate enough to live near a forest or wooded area, this would be a great time for a family hike and picnic! Surround yourself in nature.
Cut the center out of a paper plate and have your child paint the paper plate brown; this will be...
Collect enough rocks to represent each member of your family. Paint the rocks either to look like...
Try this fun activity to practice counting and sorting, and end up with 3 pieces of artwork!...
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