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Free Downloadable PDF Activity Sheets

Free Kids Downloads, At Home Activity Sheets and More for Families At Home

AT HOME PLAY ACTIVITIES & TIPS  VIRTUAL LEARNING FOR SCHOOLS, GROUPS & MORE
Looking for activities to keep your little learner engaged, occupied, and learning?  Whether your little learner is interested in Science, Creative Arts or Reading, you'll find more than 15 free printable activity sheets that will keep your little learner engaged - and give you a few minutes of me-time! 

Historical / Cultural Downloadable Activities

Q&A with Negro League Baseball

Celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr., Day & Black History Month by learning about the Negro League Baseball! Enjoy a Q&A from Port Discovery friend Ray Banks, Chair & Co-Founder of The Hubert V. Simmons Museum of Negro Leagues Baseball Museum!

Q&A with Negro League Baseball 

American Indian Heritage Day - The Medicine Wheel

In the State of Maryland, American Indian Heritage Day is held each year on the fourth Friday of November, the day following Thanksgiving, and honors the ongoing relationship that the State of Maryland has with the Indigenous Peoples community. This day recognizes and celebrates the contributions, heritage, and culture of the nearly 60,000 American Indians living in Maryland.

Learn about The Circle Of Life as depicted in The Medicine Wheel and enjoy activities to go along with it!

American Indian Heritage Day - The Medicine Wheel

At Home Bingo

Colorful Scavenger Hunt Bingo

Explore the world around you while playing a colorful edition of the classic game Bingo.

DOWNLOAD COLORFUL SCAVENGER HUNT BINGO

Make Your Own Music Bingo

Encourage your kiddo to keep making music while at home with this fun edition of Bingo!

DOWNLOAD MAKE YOUR OWN MUSIC AT HOME BINGO

Bug Bingo

Bugs! They're everywhere - and there is over 1.5 million different species of named bugs! Take a look around outside with our two Bug Bingo sheets and see who can get Bingo first!

Download Bug Bingo

Creative Arts Downloadable Activity Sheets

Keep Playing Baltimore: Color By Number

Created by Port Discovery’s Artist in Residence, Gen Fraser! 

Download Keep Playing Baltimore: Color By Number

How-To DIY: Washable Paint

Calling all budding artists! Did you know you can create your very own paint to create with right at home? Even better news, it’s not only washable, but safe for you, your family and the environment! Check out our three different ways to create washable paint right at home!

Download How-To DIY: Washable Paint

How-To Paint with Slinkys

Messy art = fun art! Follow our downloadable guide on how you can paint with slinkys right at home! 

How-To DIY: Paint with Slinkys

How-To DIY: Create Your Own Instrument

Sounds can add a lot to your performance! Your little learner can use these homemade instruments to recreate the sound of waves or the beat of a drum.

Download How-To DIY: Create Your Own Instrument

Outdoor Art Activities for Families

Spend time outdoors with your family as you enjoy these new activity ideas great for all ages!

Download Outdoor Art Activities for Families

How-To DIY: Animated Charcoal Cloud

Budding artists will love this follow-along DIY Charcoal Cloud activity! 

Download How-To DIY: Animated Charcoal Cloud

Early Literacy Downloadable Activity Sheets

Reader Pan & Tinker Spell's Word Scramble

Oh no! Reader Pan’s treasure was stolen again! Help Tinker Spell unscramble these words. Then, take the letters in the circles and put them in the correct order to reveal where the treasure is!

Download Reader Pan & Tinker Spell's Word Scramble

Reader Pan & Tinker Spell's Mermaid Lagoon Word Search

Welcome to beautiful Mermaid Lagoon! But watch out - it might look nice, but the mermaids are mischievous! Can you find all the words before you get splashed?

Download Reader Pan & Tinker Spell's Mermaid Lagoon Word Search

American Indian Heritage Day - The Tale of Two Wolves

In the State of Maryland, American Indian Heritage Day is held each year on the fourth Friday of November, the day following Thanksgiving, and honors the ongoing relationship that the State of Maryland has with the Indigenous Peoples community. This day recognizes and celebrates the contributions, heritage, and culture of the nearly 60,000 American Indians living in Maryland.

Find a cozy place to sit with your child and use this traditional story as a prompt for a mindful conversation or artistic expression.

American Indian Heritage Day - The Tale of Two Wolves

Health & Wellness Downloadable Activity Sheets

Guided Meditation Script

Breathe in....breathe out. Follow along with our guided meditation script to enjoy a meditation right in the comfort of your own home. 

Download the Guided Meditation Script

Emotions as Colors

Colors can show feelings, too! Here are some tips for encouraging your little ones to explore and express their emotions with colors!

Download Emotions as Colors 

Stay Moving Activities

This is a stressful time for kiddos and parents alike - one great stress reliever? Exercise! Join Port Discovery as we explore different types of movement, exercise ideas and outdoor games to try together!

Download Stay Moving Activities

STEM Downloadable Activity Sheets

How-To DIY: Bath Bombs

Kiddo not a huge fan of bath time? Turn it into play time by creating fun bath bombs! Use our free download to create your very own bath bombs right at home!

Download our How-To DIY: Bath Bomb

How-To DIY: Hoop Gliders

A great engineering activity for little learners - DIY Hoop Gliders! Follow along with our free download to create your very own Hoop Glider right at home!

Download How-To DIY: Hoop Gliders

How-To DIY: Rocket Building

Learning about science can be fun - and easy! Rockets need force to lift off, use this lesson as a simple way to teach your little learner about rockets!

Download How-To DIY: Rocket Building

How-To DIY: Bouncy Egg Experiment

Fans of Play, get ready for an easy-peasy science experiment that will have you scratching your head wondering how, too! We’ll be turning an ordinary egg into a rubbery-feeling bouncy-egg! 

Download How-To DIY: Bouncy Egg Experiment

How-To DIY: Salt Crystal Leaves

Get festive this fall season with this simple and fun STEM activity! 

Download How-To DIY: Salt Crystal Leaves

How-To DIY: Exploding Snowman STEM Activity

Get into the winter spirit with this fun STEM experiment you can do right at home! 

Download Exploding Snowman STEM Activity

Ice Archeologists & Be the Wind

Become an at-home archeologist as you discover what’s hiding inside fun-sized glaciers. Parents - this simple STEM activity also helps with fine motor skills! Plus, explore how powerful wind is through this simple visual experiment.

Download the Ice Archeologists & Be the Wind Experiment

STEM Vocabulary for Kids

Science - it can be a scary topic with all those big words! Follow along as we help define some of those big words to help you feel more confident when doing your scientific experiments right at home!

Download STEM Vocabulary for Kids

Cookie Cutter Chemical Reactions

Try a simple and fun science experiment at home this winter using cookie cutters! 

Download Cookie Cutter Chemical Reactions

Stargazing & Create Your Own Constellation

Learn about some of the most popular constellations found in the night sky, then create your very own! 

Download Stargazing & Create Your Own Constellation 

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