5 Awesome Dinosaur Party Activities! Use these ideas for a fantastic dinosaur party or as a part of a dinosaur lesson plan. Kids love the variety of activities, which include Melting Ice-Age Dinosaurs, a Dinosaur Dig, Cracking Dinosaur Eggs Open, Erupting a Volcano, and Painting a Dinosaur. All of these are inexpensive and DIY, but will impress and engage children. These activities are ideal for kids in preschool through early elementary school.