Celebrate Mardi Gras with this free printable color-by-pattern mask!  Do you know that Mardi Gras can be traced back to ancient Celtic and ancient Roman traditions?  Teaching children the history of special days strengthens their sense of self as they learn appreciation for people and…

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with this free printable Valentine coloring page for kids!  Do you know that Valentine’s Day can be traced backed to ancient Rome?  Teaching children the history of special days strengthens their sense of self as they learn appreciation for people and cultures….

To celebrate Constitution Day, we’re sharing our Preamble Stack Up — a favorite learning and memorization tool for kids!  Begin with “We the People” and race to stack all phrases in the correct order. Download our free printable preamble and complete this easy DIY in minutes….

My Explorations knows that learning history is fun!  We also know that learning history offers valuable insight to the present and invaluable tools to shape the future. While some children have a natural interest in history, others need encouragement and intentional engagement.  Our Visit History posts…

This I Spy Ancient Egypt free printable is a fun way for kids to learn about ancient Egyptian civilization.  Archaeologists learn many things about the life and customs of the ancient Egyptians from scenes like this painted on the inside walls of pyramids and tombs. …

These easy-to-make spring lollipops are a great family project for a spring celebration.  Add a discussion of spring celebrations with roots in ancient traditions, and your family is likely to discover a new way to celebrate spring. Spring Celebrations For thousands of years people have…

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with this Lucky Terrarium — an easy spring project for kids and parents to make together.  This Lucky Terrarium is a fun way to celebrate Irish symbols and learn about their history. Shamrock History The shamrock is cheerful, decorative, rich in…