SCHOOL AGES

After School Enrichment for Kids


Activities for School Ages 

 We believe that learning never ends, even after the school bell rings after school.  

Take a peek at over 100+ Activities for kids ages 5-8. Activities are listed alphabetically. Each week we share activity ideas for your child.  Our list keeps growing each week in our MONDAY After School Express , please stop by this week's activities featured {Click here

After School Schedules & Parenting Tips for School Ages


How do you fit these activities in after school? Read what a typical day looks like at Amanda’s House After School . Plus here's a printable Weekly Planner for Parents  to use to plan out what things to do each week after school.  


After School Activities from A to Z


A
Alligator Fun
Alphabet Adventures
Apples Craft
COOKING....yes we do quite a bit After School together!

E

HOMEWORK
Lois Ehlert Author Study
Library Tips for Kids & Parents 


M

Math with Carrots
Meat and Protein Group
Mexico
Marathon
Money’s Value
Monsters
Moon
Mo Willems Author Study
Magazines
Mermaid Necklace
Multicultural Book Suggestions 
Raising Multicultural Kids
Music Ideas for Kids-homemade instruments 
Math Games for Kids: Budget Friendly 
Mystery Chapter Book and Game


N
Natural Playscapes
New Year's Activities 
New Year Celebrations
Northern Lights





O
Ocean Themed Activities for Kids 
Olympics
One Hundredth Day of School
Outside Play
Open House Night
Outdoor Fun with Kids 
Owls
Owl Handprint Tshirt
Owls with Little Hoot
Owl Science
Outdoor Fun with Spring 



P
Paper Bag Books
Party for the Planet
Party for the Planet: Earth Day Fun 
Performing Arts for Kids 
Performing in a School Play
Pilgrims
Plant a Seed Day 
Play
Playdough: Diwali Sweets
President’s Day
Pumpkins
Potatoes
    Q
    Quiet Time...down time is very important after school!




    R

    Routine...Routine...Routine
    Reading Comprehension 
    Rainbows
    Rainbow Activities for Kids 
    Russia
    Russian Nesting Dolls
    Rainbow Sea Shells 

    Reading...so important it has it's own spot!

    S
    Science Activities for Kids 
    Siblings
    Sight Word Games and Activities
    Sight Word and Word Families Activities 
    Space
    Spelling Words
    Spiders
    Spoon
    Summer Activities & Fun
    Summer Learning Tips and Bucket List
    Sweden
    Spring Journal and Observation Sheet
    Spring Photo Scavenger Hunt 
    Sewing: Felt Clothes for Peg Doll
    St. Patrick's Day Activities 
    Spider Themed Writing Prompts 
    Spider Activities for Kids 
    Ways to Remember Summer Vacation 
    Screen Free Activities for Kids 
    St. Patrick's Day Activities 

    STEM 
    Solar Science Experiments for Kids
    Getting Kids to Think Like an Inventor
    Goldiblox: Inspiring Future Engineers 


    T
    Teacher Gift Idea with Flowers  
    Teddy Bear Chalk Game 
    Thanksgiving
    Thanksgiving Activities for Kids 
    Thanksgiving Writing Prompt 
    Turkey Tshirts




    Vegetable Pizza Snack
    Virtual Book Club for Kids



      W

      Walking
      Water Bead Fun
      Water Themed Activities 
      Winter Activities for Kids 
      Winter Fun
      Winter Journal and Observation Sheets
      Winter Olympics Writing Prompt 
      Witch: Listen & Respond Activity
      World
      Water Bead Play
      How to Host a Winter Playdate After School 
      Winter Activities Ideas with Friends 


      Writing...so important it has it's own spot too!



      X We left X blank in hopes that you never have to get an X-ray after school and that your afternoons are filled with excitement!






      Z
      Zoo
      Zucchini










      Summer Camp Resources:


      Preparing for First Day Jitters
      Best Gifts for Summer Camp Teachers
      Thanking Summer Volunteers 

      Summer Activities for #SmartSummer 

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