Listen to or read the portion here
Simplified version for the kids http://www.akhlah.com/parsha/bereshit/vayetze/vayetze.php
Watch the kids story here http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-NZjrdQoAAk
Coloring page http://www.cgi.org/sky/activities/jacobsdream.html
Read aloud story: Working Together
Ladder up to heaven craft
A wonderful collection of worksheets in three difficulty levels is available here. Pick the one corresponding with the current torah portion.
Bible history: Can you list 10 important events that happened at wells?
Take a look at the wild west. How did they or did they not keep torah?
Study construction, perhaps tackle a beginner project like a birdhouse.
How are your children at garment construction? This may be a good opportunity to begin a home ec course in sewing.
Study names: Define the meaning of each name in this portion.
Study how the sun gives us day and night. Try to see a sunrise this week.
Look at simple machines – ramps.
How many bones are in your body? What are the biggest and smallest?
Study your skin.
Who opens and closes the womb? Prove your answer with at least 5 references.
Study poplar, almond, and chestnut trees, and add a drawing of each to your notebook.
Research types of columns, and things made with marble.
Paint a rock.
Make some homemade instruments for your worship time.
Practice calculating 10%.