President’s Day Ideas and Activities!
posted by: Amber Johnson
President’s Day is one of those holidays that comes and goes without much fanfare at our house. If you want to up the ante like me this year, check-out these fun ideas for celebrating with your kids.
- “I Cannot Tell a Lie” Cherry Pie, Presidents’ Day Quiz for Beginners, Presidential Trivia Crossword Puzzle II and this fun quiz Quiz: Presidents and Their Dogs.
- Want to find out the history? History.com has some fabulous videos about the men who were responsible for a lot more than the Declaration of Independence.
- Have I mentioned how much I love Pinterest? Simply type “President’s Day” into the search bar or here’s a great pageI discovered with lots of activities.
- The popular website Kaboose.com has these fun and easy crafts:
Old Glory Flag Pennant. Kids can make their own patriotic flag pennant by using a paper grocery bag, some crayons, and some crafty skills. read more
Crepe Paper Flag. This patriotic door decoration will show your Independence Day spirit. Display it proudly in a window or your front door for all your friends and family to see. read more
Powdered Wig. This fun presidental powdered wig is perfect for school plays, a Halloween costume or a great way to celebrate Presidents’ Day. read more
Future President Pin. Your child will be proud to wear this future president pin stating that they too can be the President of the United States! read more
Paper Plate Abe Lincoln hat. Kids can pretend they’re a president by making this paper plate Abe Lincoln hat. It’s an easy Presidents’ Day craft so even the little ones can get involved. read more
President’s Day Finger Puppets. These Presidents’ Day paper finger puppets are easy to make. All you need are some coins, construction paper and cellophane tape to let the building begin with this kids’ craft. read more
Pretzel Log Cabin. This kids craft makes for a great activity on Presidents Day! Create Pretzel Log Cabins as a classroom project to celebrate Abraham Lincoln! read more
Craft Stick White House. Celebrate Inauguration Day or Presidents’ Day by creating your very own White House! Fun, educational crafts for kids. read more