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Fun things to do in the Spring!
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11 Super Fun Things to do in May!

BrainPlay May 2017
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BrainPlay May 2017

April 2017 BrainPlay
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BrainPlay April 2017

Make a Rain Meter
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Make a Rain Meter

BrainPlay March 2017
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BrainPlay March 2017

Winter Science Experiments
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14 Winter-Themed Experiments

BrainPlay February 2017
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BrainPlay February 2017

DIY Snow Globe
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DIY Snow Globe

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BrainPlay January 2017

Rock candy with a twist! Help your kids create sparkly rock-candy ornaments for the holidays.
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Sugar Crystal Ornaments

6 Spooky Science Experiments
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Spooky Science Experiments

33 End-of-Summer Things You Forgot Were Fun
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32 End-of-Summer Activities

Stop summer boredom—before it sets in. Print out this printable, then get the kids to cut these boredom busters into slips and put them in a Mason jar. The next time you hear "I’m bored," point to the jar and don’t take any excuses. There’s so much to do!
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Boredom Busters

Download Highlights' free printable BrainPlay questions, then jump right in and use the questions as a starting point for a family game night game that’s sort of like Family Feud—minus commercials. Here’s how to play:
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BrainPlay July 2016

Harness the power of the sun to make art! This unique leaf print needs a little bit of advance planning—and some patience—but from there, it’s pretty simple.
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Sun Prints

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