November 26 - 30
1. Craft – Decorative Candles
2. Key Points - Philanthropists
3. Collaborative – Assist Animals
4. Writing – Point of View
5. Math/Logic - Forfeits
6. Genius Principle – Help the Poor
7. Big Activity – Project Linus
8. Movement - Two-Man Carry Relay
Inventions to help handicapped people
Build housing for homeless
Plant trees & recycle
Build challenge: Invent something to help others
Weekly teen hangouts in Santa Ana: https://www.facebook.com/events/317560022131506/
Disneyland meetup: December 5 - Holidays
Field trips – Note: some trips have limited space – register now!!
10/24 Celebration: Christmas With the Scrooge: https://www.celebrationeducation.com/celebrations
Read through the fireworks and choose about five that you think might interest your child. Allow him or her to select 1-3 of them.
Join a service project in your area: https://www.justserve.org/
Secretly do someone else's household chore.
Smile at three random people today.
Make a plate of treats and secretly place it on a neighbor's porch. Ring the doorbell and run away!
Write letters to your teachers and secretly leave it for them.
Prepare a meal for your family.
Read to a younger sibling.
Go an entire day without complaining – can you do it?
Charles Dickens was a philanthropist. What did he do to help others? Write about it.
Play some dice games:
Three or More: https://www.activityvillage.co.uk/three-or-more
Ten Down: https://www.activityvillage.co.uk/ten-down
Stuck in the Mud: https://www.activityvillage.co.uk/stuck-in-the-mud
Run for It: https://www.activityvillage.co.uk/run-for-it
Going to Boston: https://www.activityvillage.co.uk/going-to-boston
Beat That: https://www.activityvillage.co.uk/beat-that
Write and send letters to soldiers: https://www.operationgratitude.com/express-your-thanks/write-letters/
Learn about the ten wealthiest people in the world. How much do they donate to charities? What percentage of their money do they donate?
Design a prosthetic leg or hand.
Make cards for a nursing home.
Surprise Cards - Make cards and drawings with happy messages. Use card stock or index cards. Embellish with stickers, markers, etc. Place the cards in places that will bring some cheer to others: on windshields of places that often have people in need of a little cheer, in a magazine in a doctor’s office, etc.
Make dipped candles: https://youtu.be/GPH-vPr7lTA