Great ideas for learning about and celebrating Diwali.

40+ Diwali Ideas - Cards, Crafts, Decor, DIY from Artsy Craftsy Mom

20 olympic themed crafts and recipes

Rainbow Fish community building activity We May All Be Different… | Teaching Photos

How to make colored salt - so easy! Great for sensory play and learning.

Quiet activity! Pick up pom poms with chopsticks - number cards could relate to number or colour - endless possibilities.....

All About Rangoli, and Rangoli Crafts For Kids

Home Sweet Home! Earth Day craft

colorful spring math game for kids

Love the collection of Hispanic heritage month activities here!

Rangoli Art for Diwali Crafts Kids- Kid World Citizen

Diwali coloring pages

Rangoli: Floor Folk Art from India | Would love to do this as a group activity using shapes and colors lessons

For the classroom: when learning about clouds and precipitation

salt dough candle holder diwali craft idea by, via Flickr

Check Out These Lovely, Creative Rangolis including Leaves Rangoli, Coloued Sand Rangoli, Play Doh Rangoli and More - they'll brighten up the home, no matter what day or festival.

The Garden Classroom : a whole year of kids gardening activities - gardening, art, craft, math, writing, science, play ideas

I like the elephant headdress w/ jewels idea; combine with elephant with party noise maker trunk

Activites and Resources for learning about Holi-The Festival of Colors... including making your own Holi T-Shirt and Color Book

Diwali for kids!! The Story of Diwali, Diwali Coloring Pages, Diwali Puzzles, Diwali Crafts, Diwali Printables, Diwali Fuse Bead Patterns, Rangoli, Fun Dance Videos for Diwali!

After reading The Butter Battle Book by Dr. Seuss, shake up your own butter with a bit of science! Kids will have fun watching a liquid change into a tasty solid!