Category: Activity

Donut Forget to Vote | Sal a Votar actividades

Early voting starts October 14. Even if you can't yet cast a ballot, you can use your voice. Speak up with some hands-on, voting activity fun! Download activity here!  El 3 de noviembre es el día de las elecciones, incluso si aún no puede votar, puede usar tu voz. ¡Hazlo con una actividad de votación práctica y divertida!   ¡Descarga la actividad aquí! Read More
Posted by Kristen Rambo at Friday, October 16, 2020
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Let's Take a Vote! Build Your Own Ballot Box

Early voting starts this week! Correspondent Ms. Karen takes us live to the Dixon with special voting-themed craft coverage. Learn about the voting process with some art-making fun for the whole family.   Read More
Posted by Kristen Rambo at Saturday, October 10, 2020
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Early Childhood Development: Play Kitchen Tool Kit

Download our Play Kitchen Toolkit, made to inspire children, caregivers and teachers to use the simple things around them for imaginative play at home. Play Kitchen Toolkit PDF   Read More
Posted by Kristen Rambo at Friday, October 9, 2020
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Nature Activity: Rain Cloud Science Experiment

Let’s talk about rain clouds and do a rain cloud science experiment! Click here to support the Dixon today!  Read More
Posted by Kristen Rambo at Saturday, October 3, 2020
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Learning to Play Kitchen (early childhood)

Enjoy this short video exploring imaginative play through the use of common (and cute) materials. This is a wonderful way to practice language and connecting with your child. #DixonatHome #EarlyChildhood Keep learning with the Dixon by visiting our Kids+Family page.  Join or renew your Dixon membership today!  Read More
Posted by Kristen Rambo at Saturday, September 26, 2020
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Art Activity: Tip Your Hat to Martha

Create a collaged family portrait inspired by Marsha P. Johnson! Fun for all ages.    descargar esta actividad en español   For even more fun download our Paper Pendant Necklace activity. Para divertirse aún más, descargue nuestra actividad Colgante de papel. Read More
Posted by Kristen Rambo at Thursday, September 24, 2020
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Nature Activity: Flowers That Bloom in Water

Let’s learn about flowers that bloom in water and make our own flowers and watch them bloom! ¡Aprendamos sobre las flores que florecen en el agua y crea tus propias flores y mira como crecen! Read More
Posted by Kristen Rambo at Saturday, September 19, 2020
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Art Activity: Paper Pendant Necklace

Learning to make a paper necklace through a simple PDF. Download PDF   Aprendiendo a hacer collares de papel con un simple PDF. Descargar PDF   Read More
Posted by Kristen Rambo at Thursday, September 17, 2020
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Wonderful Watercolors | Acuarelas Maravillosas

Learn about the wet on wet technique artists often use when working in watercolor and see examples from the Dixon's permanent collection. Then try your hand at making your own!   Aprende la técnica, mojado sobre mojado, que algunos artistas usan cuando trabajan con acuarelas. ¡Mira ejemplos de las colecciones permanentes del Dixon y crea la tuya! Read More
Posted by Kristen Rambo at Saturday, September 12, 2020
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Nature Activity: Secret Spider Webs

Learn why and how spiders create webs. Then, use liquid glue and watercolor paint to create your own secret web design. download activity PDF Aprende porque las arañas crean redes. Utilizando pegante y acuarleas pinta y crea tu propio diseño de telaraña. descargar actividad PDF Read More
Posted by Kristen Rambo at Thursday, September 10, 2020
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Art Activity: Monochromatic Masterpieces

Enjoy monochromatic artworks from the Dixon's For America exhibition. Then, learn about tints and shades to create your own one-color wonder! Read More
Posted by Kristen Rambo at Saturday, August 29, 2020
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Activity: Re-Leaf and Relax Drawings

Take a moment to relax and create something beautiful! This activity uses leaves and markers to make a colorful abstract drawing. download activity  ¡Tómate un tiempo para relajarte y crear algo bonito! esta actividad usa hojas y marcadores para crear un dinujo abstracto. actividad de descarga Read More
Posted by Kristen Rambo at Friday, August 28, 2020
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