Center for Community Engagement

## Language and Literacy

### Thanksgiving Worksheet

Enhance your child's language arts, critical thinking, and spelling skills with this fun thanksgiving worksheet created by a Cal Poly Student.

### Summer Children's Storytime

CPP Library and ECS Dept. collaborate to bring you Zoom workshops for young children that include read-alouds and activities

### Hair Love by Matthew Cherry Read Aloud

Listen to and watch Hair Love by Matthew Cherry read aloud

### The Good Egg

Children will use their creative thought processes and critical thinking skills to understand their emotions.

### Christmas Word Search

Tis the Season to learn new Vocabulary Words with this very merry word search.

## Mathematics

### Nature Patterns

Description: This activity requires backyard materials: leaves, rocks, flowers.

### PBS Kids go Cyberchase

Description: Adventure into PBS Kids as you play educational games, activities, and watch fun videos in the world of Cyberchase.

### Math Playground

Description: Learn and practice mathematical concepts by grade level. Scroll to the bottom of the page to find a menu listing learning games.

### Cat for Subtraction

Try out this fun math coloring worksheet as the children color a cat with the respective color when the subraction problem equals the assigned number. (Designed by a Cal Poly Student)

## Science

### Octopus Craft

Create a friendly octopus with construction paper.

### How to Make a Bird Feeder

Children will learn how to create their very own bird feeder (Designed by a Cal Poly Pomona Student).

### How to Make a Catapult Box

Chidlren will learn how to make a catapult box using critical thinking skills while having fun! (Designed by a Cal Poly Pomona Student).

### How to Make a Balloon Catapult

Did you know there are so many different way to create energy? This fun way to launch a balloon is simple and fun! (Designed by a Cal Poly Pomona Student).

### Rainmaker

Description: The child will be able to create a miniature water cycle in a bottle and record the process of how long it takes for it to “rain”.

### Butterfly Life Cycle

Description: The purpose of this activity Is to identify how insects grow and a process in which children are able to physically see a life cycle in progress.

### Nature Patterns

Description: This activity requires backyard materials: leaves, rocks, flowers.

### Science games for kids

Description: Learn about forces in action as you experiment how gradients, weights, motion and resistance affect the movement of various objects with this fun science activity.

### PBS Kids go Cyberchase

Description: Adventure into PBS Kids as you play educational games, activities, and watch fun videos in the world of Cyberchase.

### Foil Artwork

Description: Children will create a sculpture using foilpaper.

### Optics 4 Kids

Description: Explore the Science of light!

### Bringing Insects Inside

Your child will make their very own insect friends inside with common household items. (Designed by a Cal Poly Student)

### DIY Lovely Lava Lamp

Have your child create a functional and safe lava lamp at home and see the scientific reactions by all the items gathered. (Designed by a Cal Poly Student)

### Parts of the Body

Children will learn the terminology for different body parts

## Physical Education

### Dr. Gupta shows Elmo how to make a mask

During the CNN Sesame Street town hall, Dr. Sanjay Gupta explains to Elmo why people are wearing masks and how to make one during the Covid-19 pandemic. Source: CNN.

### Yoga

Children will learn how to do some simple yoga stretches, while also teaching them discipline, clearing their minds, and enhancing their muscles and flexibility. (Designed by a Cal Poly Student)

## Visual and Performing Arts

### Floating Jellyfish

Children will create a hanging jellyfish using household items.

### Rock Painting

This activity will teach children how to paint small rocks and turn them into ladybugs! (Desgined by Cal Poly Student)

### Drawing a Cartoon Bear

Learn how to draw a cartoon bear! (Designed by a Cal Poly Student)

### Drawing a Cartoon King Crab

Learn how to draw a cartoon king crab! (Designed by a Cal Poly Student)

### Drawing a Cartoon Snail

Learn how to draw a cartoon snail! (Designed by a Cal Poly Student)

### Maracas, Alpacas, and I

Create your very own maracas! (Designed by a Cal Poly Student)

### Let's Make A Family Tree

Children will learn about their families, family history, and how to make their own family tree.

### How to Draw a Strawberry

In this activity, students will use various home materials to help them draw a simple figure, such as a big red Strawberry.