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Giant Bubble Wands

Introduction: Giant Bubble Wands<p><b>You want to make giant bubbles?</b><p><b>YES!</b><p><b>GOOD!!!! They are awesome.</b><p>You only need three things to make giant bubbles: The …

Craft Room: Pegboard with Matching Tool Outlines

Make keeping track of tools—and identifying what’s missing—a snap! Organize all of your craft room must-haves with this smart project for making your own pegboard with matching tool outlines from Cori at Let’s Eat Grandpa!

Crafting

How-To: Clothespin Dinosaurs

Make a set of super-cool DIY dino toys for your little ones with this clothespin dinosaurs tutorial from Amanda at Crafts by Amanda!<p>This is a great way to turn items you probably already have in your craft room into hours of awesome and inexpensive fun!

Dinosaurs

Try the New ViewPure for Distraction-free Viewing of YouTube Videos

ViewPure is a service that allows you to watch and project YouTube videos without seeing the related sidebar content typically seen on YouTube.com. …

Empathy: The Most Important Back-to-School Supply

My most important back-to-school supply doesn't fit in a backpack, and it can't be ordered online. It's as essential as a pencil, but unlike a …

Early childhood education has great value but little reward

British Columbia's skilled workforce is expected to undergo an invisible shift in coming years as the pool of younger workers becomes smaller than the number of aging workers who have their eye on retirement. In a 10-part series, The Globe and Mail looks at the 10 jobs expected to be in highest …

Careers

I’m a Geo-Educator

National Geographic is excited to announce the official launch of its brand new community for educators, The Geo-Educator Community. The Geo-Educator Community provides a space for geo-educators to share resources, collaborate on projects, learn from each other and give support.<p>National Geographic …

Education Technology

let the children play

Sunday, March 5, 2017<p>There's a new kid on the block. Or baby, to be precise.<p><i>Let the Children Play</i> has branched off to form <i>Let the Babies Play</i>, a …

Parenting

How-To: Mini Foosball Table for Kids

This fabulous little DIY project is so simple to create that even the kids can have a hand in making it. First of all, I love how cute it is, with lots of opportunities for decorating to suit your taste. Secondly, for the cheap and easily found materials it requires to build. I’m sure this mini …

How-To: DIY Floor Pouf

Create your own comfy floor pouf in custom colors to fit your decor with this beginner-friendly sewing project that Brett Bara shared on Design Sponge!<p>Add a burst of color to your room with this crafty pouf! At 17" wide and 10" deep, it’s large enough to serve as floor seating or a foot stool. (And …

DIY

DIY Note Roll Board

If you’re anything like me, then keeping your workspace <i>organiz-ized</i> is a constant struggle (much like the struggle to not constantly make obscure pop culture references). Luckily, Geneva Vanderzeil of a pair & a space has a handy tip for nipping workspace disorganization in the bud with this …

Kids Craft: Spring Rain Cloud

Shares 9K<p>Hi Thirty Days Readers! It’s Allie from Miss Lovie. I decided to switch things up this month and do a kids craft with you today. Since I …

5-Minute Cardboard Wheelbarrow

Back in June, I saw these photos of a fun cardboard wheelbarrow in my G+ feed, and asked the owner of the images, Alfonso E.M., if I could share them on Make. He agreed, and told me the story of how he came to make a cardboard box wheelbarrow:<p>Last Sunday my son Pit (2.5 yo) took a toy store …

DIY

It's time to talk about suicide

<i>It’s the end-of-year, time-for-reflection time and we’re thinking back to all the HelloGiggles stories that we truly loved in 2014. Here’s just one</i> …

A fantastic explanation on the importance of process art by Twodaloo! Click here to read about it: http://www.two-daloo.com/process-art-early-childhood-classroom/

More Motivated in Minutes: 5 Science-Backed Tricks To Get You Going

Got a few minutes? Get ready to get more done.<p>Researchers have discovered some quick ways to get you more focused and motivated at what you do so …

The 22 Dreamiest Home Decor Instagrams You Need to Follow Now

It’s time for an Instagram feed makeover. If you’re obsessed with home decor and are in need of some inspiration, direct your envy to these 22 dreamy home decor accounts. Whether you’re in the midst of a remodel, you’re bored with your bedroom or you simply love looking at beautiful rooms, these …

Kelly Wearstler

Buggy & Buddy is sharing a free pattern for creating your very own Mixed Up Chameleon felt set. Find it here-->> http://buggyandbuddy.com/mixed-chameleon-felt-set-free-pattern/

Exploring with lids http://www.teachpreschool.org/2014/06/creating-with-lids-in-preschool/ After collecting and sorting LOTS of LIDS, we spent time creating with our lids too!

Learning with Lids! http://www.teachpreschool.org/2014/06/learning-with-lids-in-preschool/

At play with marbles and tubes

What can you do with a bag of marbles and a whole bunch of left over wrapping paper tubes? Our prekindergarten kids figured out something fun to do …

Kids

Preschool Art Gallery! http://www.teachpreschool.org/2014/05/the-preschool-art-gallery/ This year, we added a simple art gallery to our end of the year celebration.

How To Build A Fold Down Murphy Bar Video Tutorial

If you’d like to learn how to build a fold down murphy bar, you are going to love this video tutorial. It’s a beginner friendly DIY …<p>advertisement - …

Sewing

Tire Ideas For Backyard Awesome Projects That You'll Love

We’ve rounded up tire ideas for backyard and you are going to love what you see. They are easy to recreate and they look great …<p>advertisement - …

Nature Findings Rainbow Necklace

You can’t catch a rainbow in a bottle, but you can make a rainbow from bottles full of the colorful things you’ve caught. At least that’s what Apto Art Designs did with this remarkable necklace featuring a red piece of coral, an orange crawfish claw, a yellow feather, a green basil caspia sprig, a …