Posts Tagged "election day"

Election Day Family Voting Activity

How can you help your kids to celebrate Election Day? There might be a lot of political topics that are, well—off-topic for your child. Instead of turning on the TV, have your own at-home election. This is the perfect way to help the family come together and work out any issues of challenges around the house. Are you tired of the kids refusing to make their beds? Is your fourth grader not so thrilled about the fact that her younger sister never has to help clear the table after dinner? Try this Election Day activity to keep the peace, institute...

Election Day Cupcakes

Are you inviting your Republican and Democrat friends over for an Election Day party? Bring both sides together with a red, white and blue cupcake-making activity. This is a great way to keep the kids entertained during your family event. Not only will it keep the kids busy, but it also doubles as a sweet treat to eat while you’re waiting for the election results. Start your patriotic party by baking a bunch of blank cupcakes! Cupcake Baking If you have a favorite recipe, go ahead and use it. But, if not (or you don’t have time—as Election Day is...

Election Day Activities for Kids

Election Day is November 8th! As if you didn’t know that already. Even though the political mud-slinging may be what’s all over the media, you can still help your child to learn about the American political process in a totally kid-friendly way. Instead of playing up one candidate or another on the big day, take some time to celebrate America with your family. These simple kids’ activities are patriotic ways for your little learners to mark Election Day! Make Mini Flags Put those political signs down and trade them for a few flags. Whether you’re a Democrat, Republican or a...