Fun Things to Do Over Spring Break: Middle School Edition
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The Great Outdoors
Pack a picnic and have lunch in your own backyard!
Build a backyard obstacle course and challenge your family to race through as fast as they can.
Walk around your neighborhood and take photos of blooming trees and flowers. Then make a slideshow and then send it to your art teacher.
Challenge yourself to run/walk/bike at least one mile every day.
Start a garden. Order seeds online, plant them in small pots to start with, and then watch them grow!
Go camping in the backyard. Make a and look for as many constellations as you can find!
Wash your parents’ car or volunteer to do some other chores outside in the sun and fresh air.
Ask an adult to show you how to change a tire. Or, ! (But do NOT do this without the help of an adult!)
Do some backyard bird watching. Use the to guide your identification.
Indoor Fun and Excitement
Spring cleaning: Go through closets and get rid of (or prepare to donate!) anything you haven’t used or worn in a year.
Write thank-you letters to your UPS/USPS drivers, your teachers, or a family member or friend who you have not seen in a while.
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and make cranes for your loved ones.
Play board games and dust off those old puzzles. Or, find a deck of cards or dice and invent your own game!
Bake bread: Find some great recipes online and make your house smell so good. Like sweets? Time to put those Pinterest recipes to work.
Visit Chef Brad’s site, , to learn how to make some of his great recipes!
Pick a book to read, and then watch the movie. Which did you like better: the book or movie? Some ideas include Harry Potter, Percy Jackson, Little Women, Wonder, A Wrinkle in Time, Eragon, Matilda, and Holes.
Paint a portrait of your dog, cat, lizard, hedgehog, or other beloved pet; send it to Mrs. Brock or Mrs. Glasscock.
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Virtual Visits and Experiences
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Want to keep up on your French language acquisition? Join the every Wednesday at 2 p.m., for French storytime.
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Take a. What an amazing experience! Or visit or through Google Earth.
Take a to these five National Parks: Kenai Fjords National Park (Alaska), Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park (Hawaii), Carlsbad Caverns National Park (New Mexico), Bryce Canyon National Park (Utah), or Dry Tortugas National Park (Florida).
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