A new episode of Dora the Explorer premieres on Nickelodeon on Monday, January 30, 2012 at 8am Tucson time (this varies based on your cable/satellite provider including it having a different air time if you watch on DirecTV channel 300 instead of 299). The new episode is called “Dora and Diego Save Atlantis.” This episode is about trying to end an ancient fued between unicorns and dragons and save the lost continent of Atlantis. Also, in this episode a greedy owl is given a chance to be king and watch over the Enchanted Forest. Below are some activity ideas related to this episode’s theme before or after watching it.
Dragon Coloring Pages – This site has a variety of dragon coloring pages.
Dragon Masks – These are printable masks that you can print in color or for more fun print in black and white for the kids to color however they want.
Dragon Paper Plate Craft – This is a fun Chinese New Year craft for this year.
Dragon Puppet Craft – Print out the template and color it creatively and use construction paper and kebab shewers or chopsticks to make a dragon puppet.
Unicorn Coloring Pages
Unicorn Mask Craft – This is a fun mask to make for kids that enjoy dress up.
Unicorn Toilet Paper Roll Craft – Make a unicorn figure that is good for playing with as a puppet.