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Natural History & Fine Arts Museum

Kids Activity Page

 

Museum Munchkins Activities

Missed Munchkins?  Click here to watch on Facebook.

 

 

Dino Shape Matching

Match each dinosaur’s shape to the corresponding egg.

 

 

 

 

Shrike Meal Planning

Help plan out your meals for day – just like a shrike.

 

 

 

 

Make Your Own Shrike

Trace your hand and shoe to make a shrike.

 

 

 

 

Ocelot Mask

Make a mask and “purr” like an Ocelot!

 

 

 

Art & Crafts

 

Curiosity Cabinet

Collect items from around the house and display them for all to see.

 

 

 

 

Clay and Cotton Sheep

Make a cute sheep for decoration or to play with.

 

 

 

Kool-Aid Ice Dyeing

Make custom scarves, socks, towels and more with dye made from Kool-Aid.

 

 

 

Natural Painting

Create your own paints using fruits and vegetables.

 

 

 

 

Dr. Dizzy Coloring Page

Our new mascot needs some color.  Print off the sheet, use colors of your choice or add some flair!

 

 

 

 

 

Recipes

Rock Candy

 

 

 

 

 

Fry Bread

 

 

 

 

 

Butter

 

 

 

 

Hardtack

 

 

 

 

 

Dinosaur Activities

 

What’s In a Name?

Use this chart to create new dinosaur names.

 

 

 

Moon Sand Dino Dig

Junior paleontologists can excavate fossils at home.

 

 

 

Salt Dough Dinosaur Fossils

Make fossils from ingredients you already have on hand.

 

 

 

Science Activities

 

 

Fingerprinting

Check out your own unique fingerprints.

 

 

 

 

What Do I Eat?

Guess which animals are carnivores, herbivores and omnivores.

 

 

 

 

Cookie Dig

Practice digging out artifacts like an archaeologist by carefully digging out chocolate chips from your cookie.

 

 

 

Color Safari

Go on a safari through your house or backyard.  What colors will you find?

 

 

 

 

History & Civil War Activities

 

 

Thaumatrope

 

 

 

 

 

Bridge Building

Build a pontoon bridge.

 

 

 

 

Language of the Flowers

Match each flower type with its meaning.

 

 

 

 

 

Pigs in a Pen

Challenge your family to this fun game from the Civil War.

 

 

 

Design Your Own Flag

What will your flag look like?  What colors will it be?