Build Your Neighborhood!

Spend time connecting with your kids while mapping out your neighborhood (or create your own neighborhood)!

All you need is the printable below, four blank pieces of paper, a pair of scissors, a glue stick and markers (optional).

The printable includes:

  • Roads (both straight and curved)
  • Walking paths (both straight and curved)
  • Traffic circles
  • Crosswalks
  • Playgrounds
  • Park Benches
  • Trees
  • Houses
  • Apartment buildings
  • Shuls
  • Stores
  • Schools


  1. Attach four pieces of paper together, creating a large rectangle.
  2. Print out the download below and cut out the different pieces.
  3. Start mapping out your neighborhood (or create your own!)
  4. Glue the pieces where they belong.
  5. Optional: Color in the map.

Here are two examples (The first one is a real neighborhood, the second one is made up): 

We hope you enjoy this activity!

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