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17 Pioneer Day Activities and Crafts for Kids (she: Mariah)

If you're looking for Pioneer Day Activities, then look no more! Mariah has created a roundup of things to do, including crafts and snacks. See all the ideas on today!


Butter making and other pioneer day ideas... I remember doing this at vacation bible school before it was all big boxed theme curriculum purchased for complete lack of imagination and commitment of the congregation.


Free Pioneer Printables and Montessori-Inspired Pioneer Activities

Long list of free pioneer printables plus ideas for using printables to prepare Montessori-inspired pioneer activities for preschoolers through 1st graders. Perfect for a pioneer unit study or Little House on the Prairie unit study.


Have you ever wondered what games pioneer children played? Laura Ingalls Wilder describes many games and activities in her books, and research shows us a few other games that children played during this era.


Calling all Pioneers! A Day of Play - Great ideas for pioneer activities. More


Pioneer Crafts for Kids - Things to Make and Do, Crafts and Activities for Kids - The Crafty Crow


Hand-Dipped Candles

Activities: Make Dipped Candles. When candle makers dip candles, the first dips are not very noticeable. But each dip of the candle holds more wax and slowly a candle emerges and takes shape. So it is with our testimonies/faith. It is strengthened by action, one layer at a time.


Embroidery on burlap! Easy for the kids to do! More

Westward Ho! Free Unit Study and Lapbook

Westward Ho! Lapbook {Time period we covered 1803 to 1890} Albert Bierstadt’s The Rocky Mountains Landers Peak ~ 1836~ Permission by Mark Harden – The Artchive One Dakota pioneer wrote: “When God made man, He seemed to think it best to make him in the East and let him travel West”. The Oregon Trail was given …

Pioneer Trail Singing Time Activity

Pioneer Trail Singing Time Activity - Free printable Map and Covered Wagons. Stories included. Big Ideas Little Cents


button whirligig! Kids love these, but beware....keep away from hair!

Year 1--Pioneer Day Activities: Candle dipping, biscuit making, leather stamping and more!


Pioneer Games Classroom Visit


STEM Activities: The Great Pioneer Town Challenge Pack

The Great Pioneer Town STEM Challenge - Help a family of pioneer settlers by completing 5 exciting STEM activities!


Pioneers - A Westward Expansion Unit

Grade 3 A1.2 compare some of the roles of and challenges facing people in Canada around the beginning of the nineteenth century with those in present day


Long Ago Experiment: Let's Make Butter

If you're studying about life long ago, this experiment is perfect for your kiddos. Watch students' amazement as they make their own butter in this activity $