• Entertainment and Activities
    Time Capsules
    Make a Time Capsule
    Make a Time CapsuleMaterials Airtight container Directions A time capsule is a container full of information about you, your family, and the times you live in. It gets buried in the ground to be discovered maybe hundreds of years from now. Think...
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    Writing Activities
    Child's Time Capsule
    Child's Time CapsuleHelp your child write a letter expressing her likes and dislikes, and then make a time capsule to put it in.Time 30 minutes to an hour Materials A few of your child's favorite things Directions Make a time capsule together and...
  • New Year's Day Printables
    Time Capsule for Kids
    Try this fun activity with kids every year on their birthday, New Year's Eve, or anytime you want to capture memories! Print out this "questionnaire" for your child to fill in. Then find an empty jar or shoebox to use as your "time capsule,"...
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    Time Capsules
    Time Capsule
    Time CapsuleHelp your child create a time capsule to be opened next year--or ten years from now. Materials Pen Paper Small shoebox Current photo of your child Current photo of your family Other meaningful keepsakes Tape or ribbonDirections Help ...
    Trish Kuffner, author of The Children's Busy Book