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…

The annual Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race kicks-off the first Saturday each March. For more than a week, mushers and their dog teams race roughly 1,100 miles of frozen terrain along the Iditarod National Historic Trail, competing to be the first sled at the finish…

The snowman is arguably the most recognized and best loved icon of the winter season.  For centuries, snowman appeal has crossed cultures and continents.  Here’s a peek at our favorite snowman history finds, along with a snowman bean mosaic art project and a warming snowman…