Create @Home with the Children’s Creativity Museum

Create @Home with the Children’s Creativity Museum

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hands-on activities
videos
coloring sheets

Creativity Outdoors in San Francisco

Creative Hands-on Activity Guides

Explore even more activities with Howtosmile!

Howtosmile is an online collection that brings together thousands of fun, high quality STEM activities developed by museums, afterschool programs and other educational organizations. The lists below include at home ready activity suggestions selected by CCM educators and Howtosmile staff.

STEAM activities
Earth activities
Lakes & Water activities
Sun activities
Human Body activities
Nanotech activities

Solar System Activities and Zoom Backgrounds

Pocket Solar System Activity Guide from NISE Net
Pocket Solar System Folding Instructions (note: draw your own planets based on the photos above where stickers are mentioned)
Model the Sun and Earth from DIY Sun Science
Check out these Create @Home custom Zoom background featuring the planets of our Solar System. While many of the planets have real color, sometimes scientists assign colors to enhance images and to communicate special data. See the Mercury and Venus background for images like this. All backgrounds also say what NASA spacecraft(s) captured the planetary images. If you want to explore more NASA images of the Solar System try this website.

How-to-videos with Printables

Print-outs for the Secret Ingredient video

Activity guide

Print-outs for the Superhero Tools video

Activity guide

Print-outs for the Learning Spaces video

Activity guide

Print-outs for the Mythical Map video

Activity guide

Print-outs for the Observation Journal video

Activity guide

Print-outs for the Everyday Engineering video

Activity guide

Print-outs for the Shadow Drawing video

Activity guide

Print-outs for the Community Rainbow Project video

Activity guide

Print-outs for the Create You Own Camera Color Filters video

Activity guide

Print-outs for the Random Acts of Art for Your Community video

Activity guide

Print-outs for Bug Hotel video

Activity guide

Print-outs for the Paper Weaving video

Activity guide

Coloring Sheets