Star Wars Day

May the Fourth Be With You

Kid-friendly games, videos, crafts, and activities --- all things Star Wars.


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Star Wars STEM Learning Activities for Kids

Do you have a Star Wars fan in your house? Odds are good that you do…

This page has over 20 different ways to play and learn with your favorite Star Wars characters and stories. Try some Princess Leia math, Darth Vader slime and even Force Awakens coding, all ready for the STEM and Star Wars fans in your house

Build a Galaxy with Code

From the always popular Code.org! Learn to program droids and code your own Star Wars game in a galaxy far, far away.

Bill Nye Explains Holograms with Emoji

Have you ever wondered how all of those holograms worked in the Star Wars movies? Bill Nye is here at the GE emoji science lab to explain everything you need to know about holograms.

Star Wars on Google Earth?!

Celebrate the locations used in filming the Star Wars movies on Google Earth!

Star Wars Kids

Welcome to Star Wars Kids, the official YouTube channel for fans to share in the stories of Star Wars. Subscribe to watch Star Wars Galaxy of Adventures shorts and fun facts videos celebrating a galaxy far, far away!

Star Wars Jedi Academy Star Pilot Simulator

Roan and Gaiana just finished their final Star Pilot exam and now it's YOUR turn. Strap in and see if you have what it takes to be the best Star Pilot in the Academy!

Star Wars Level One Puzzles

Star Wars drag and drop online puzzles.

Lego Star Wars Mosaics

Use these pixel art mosaics to create your own Lego Star Wars characters!

LEGO Star Wars R2-D2 and C3PO Building Instructions

The other day we posted instructions for making a LEGO® R2-D2, and I said that Aidan was working on a C3Po design. Well, he managed to come up with one!

LEGO Star Wars Yoda Building Instructions

And here are instructions for building Yoda!

Build Your Own LEGO Mini Star Wars Ships

The boys have been busy designing these little Star Wars ships, and I think they are pretty cute! We put a clear brick under each one to make a simple stand. Challenge your kids to build some Star Wars ship! They can use these designs, or create their own. We made instructions for the X-Wing, but the rest are fairly simple to figure out from the pictures because all of the bricks used are visible from either the top or the bottom.

LEGO Star Wars Mosaic Building Cards

We’re back with some new LEGO® mosaic building cards, and this time they have a Star Wars theme! These were so fun to create, and I hope that your kids enjoy building their favorite characters. There are 10 LEGO® mosaic building cards to print at the bottom of this post.

Lego Star Wars Task Cards

Use these task cards to build your own Star Wars creations!

4 cool DIY Star Wars slime recipes to keep little Padawans busy: May the Fourth be with us all.

Not that we ever need an excuse to find our kids some cool DIY Star Wars themed slime recipes. But considering Star Wars lovers everywhere — locally and in galaxies far, far away — are celebrating May the Fourth today, well, it seemed particularly appropriate.

Star Wars Play Dough!

This is an imaginative play idea that kids won’t be able to resist! The boys have been having so much fun this week with Star Wars micro machines and play dough. We created three types of play dough: black galaxy dough, sand dough, and snow dough. Our snow dough is not exactly a “dough,” but it worked really well as snow.

Folding your own Origami Yoda & other Star Wars Papercraft

I have instructions for 3 different Yodas, Darth Paper, R2-D2, Admiral Ackbar, Jabba and, of course, the new guy: CHEWBACCA THE FORTUNE WOOKIEE!

Have a Ball Making Your Own Roll Out Characters

You know them, you love them, but you’ve never seen your favorite characters as adorable as they are in Star Wars Roll Out! Even if you don’t consider yourself a crafty person, anyone can have a ball making these characters at home. If you want to take these mischievous versions of beloved Star Wars characters from the animated short series into real life, this DIY shows you how. With just paper, scissors, and glue, Star Wars Roll Out heroes can roll from the screen and on to your shelves for a one-of-a-kind, galactically cute decoration.

STEM for Kids: Straw Rockets (with Free Rocket Template)

Print out our free rocket printable and have fun making some straw rockets! The kids loved designing their own rockets and then launching them using straws- such a great way for kids to explore science!

You won't need the force to make these awesome Star Wars painted rocks!

Here’s a fun Star Wars craft to do with the kids for May the Fourth Be With You (Star Wars Day) or any day! We absolutely love rock painting over here, and we needed some Star Wars inspired rocks to add to our collection.

Flying Solo: 11 Crafts & Activities for Star Wars Fans

Whether you kid is a Rey-in-training or she’s crossed over to the Dark Side, there’s no denying that Star Wars is one of the coolest themes for an afternoon of hands-on fun. From Wookie Bookmarks to Light Saber sensory bottles, we’ve found a dozen ways to amuse your little stormtroopers for days to come. Keep reading to see them all.

Draw Every Day with JJK

Daily art lessons from Jarrett J. Krosoczka—author and illustrator of Punk Farm, Lunch Lady, Jedi Academy, and the young adult graphic memoir Hey, Kiddo, which was a National Book Award Finalist. We are celebrating the upcoming release of Jedi Academy: At Last, Jedi, publishing from @Scholastic!

Star Wars Breakfast Ideas (TIE Fighter Eggs, Anyone?)

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Kelly Sandy

School Librarian

Glen Lake Community Schools