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Groundhog's Day


Groundhog's Day Crafts and Activities

Groundhog's Day

Celebrate Groundhog's Day on February 2nd. Find ideas for crafts, games, and other activities.

Crafts to Make:

  • Use a lamp and paper and trace peoples' shadows.
  • Make groundhogs out of brown play dough.
  • Make a groundhog puppet using a lunch-size paper bag.
  • Use a paper plate to make a groundhog mask.
  • Try one of the creative Groundhog Day Projects.

Other Things To Do:

  • Go outside and run around and stomp your feet to try to wake up the groundhog.
  • Starting today, make a weather graph to see what really happens.
  • Turn on certain lights in the room or go outside and look for shadows.
  • On a calendar, count how many days there are until the first day of Spring.
  • Check out the groundhog's record through the years!
  • Learn more about Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania.
  • Learn more about groundhog's day!
  • Try playing Shadow Tag with a group of friends.
  • Pretend to be a groundhog by climbing in a large box. Pop out and see if you can find your shadow.

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