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Spring Science for Kids

Why is the sky blue? What is a cloud, and why does it rain? <br>These <b>spring science experiments</b> will help to answer all of those little questions & …

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<i>April 11th, 2016.</i> <b>Kids Crafts, More Develop Their Creativity with Attending Arts And Crafts Classes For Kids.</b><p>Educating kids is not an easy job, …

Kid-Friendly Meditation Videos Help Little Ones Settle Down Before Bed

My kids are balls of pure energy who are offended by the very thought of bedtime. But meditation videos like this one actually keep their interest …

Wrap Gifts Without Any Tape or Ribbon Using This Japanese Method

There’s something a little inelegant about covering your gifts with odd bits of tape. It’s quite literally the rough duct tape solution to wrapping …

Preschooler Steps Up Lunch Game Thanks To Mom's Awesome Drawings

So fun!<p>When Angela Harvey’s 4-year-old son, Huxley, goes to school, he brings a special treat with his lunch. Every day, Harvey draws colorful illustrations on Huxley’s lunch bags.<p>Harvey told The Huffington Post that she started this project after seeing another parent’s lunch bag art on Instagram. …

Parenting

Easy to Make Musical Instruments for Kids: KinderArt - K12 (For Teachers & Homeschoolers)

Level: ECE, Primary, Junior, Middle School, High School<p>Grade: Preschool, K-2, Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12<p>Age: 2-5 yrs, 5-8 yrs, 8-11 yrs, …

Splendidly Creative {and simple} Homemade Instruments!

Do you know what is perfect for a rainy day? A play date? A sick day? A just-about-an-anything day? Homemade musical instruments!!<p>I tell ya – if you …

Kids

How to Make a Drum Set Out of Buckets

Things Needed<p>Five-gallon paint bucket,<br>• Two 1-gallon plastic ice cream buckets,<br>• One-gallon paint bucket<br>• Nails<br>• Small drinking glasses<br>• Sticks or mallets<p>Do …

Engineering with Straws and Playdough

Paper straws are a fun, versatile, and inexpensive material to use for crafting, building, and sensory exploration. Little builders may enjoy the …

Kids

Nature Inspired Twig-Tac-Toe

By the end of summer, my children usually aquire a substantial nature collection. We often use bits and pieces of their collection in nature inspired …

How to Make Bark Owls

<i>Inside: Kids of all ages will enjoy making Bark Owls from bark, acorns, twigs, and seeds after a fall nature walk.</i><p>Nature is rich with beautiful, free …

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Backyard Crafts ⋆ Handmade Charlotte

School will be letting out soon, and I’m already dreaming up big ideas to keep my daughter busy over the coming summer days. I love projects we can …

Crafting

20 Butterfly Craft Projects for Kids to Make

Most of the time, when people think about insects, they usually think about the creepy crawlies in the grass first. But what about the butterfly? …

5 Solar-Powered Crafts and Activities

These simple crafts and activities are made with the power of good old-fashioned sunshine.<p>Give new life to worn-down crayons. Remove paper from about 20 crayons and seal them in a gallon-size, zip-top plastic bag. Break them up using a hammer. Place 2- to 3-inch cookie cutters onto a …

21 Travel-Ready Snack Packs You Can Make Yourself

Mess-free treats that are perfect for packing.

DIY Air Plant Terrariums

<i>Our DIY blogger is Aimee Santos of Swellmayde, one of the best maker blogs we know.</i><p>Living and working in the hustle and bustle of downtown LA, I love to add plants and flowers to my home. One of my New Year’s resolutions is to create my own floral bouquets and terrariums to bring the outdoors …

Creative Kandinsky for Kids Art Project

<i>Invite your child to look at a famous work of art and then set them the challenge of creating their own mini master piece. Make a start with our</i> …

Art

The Ultimate Guide to Bubble Wrap Activities for Kids

<i>Celebrate Bubble Wrap Appreciation Day with one of these awesome bubble wrap activities. Falling on the last Monday of January, this has to be our</i> …

10 Easy Painting Projects for Siblings to do together

From your smallest to your tallest, painting is the perfect activity to do with all of your kids. Over here at Crafty Kids at Home, we love to get …

30 Awesome Paper Plate Crafts

We love making Paper Plate Crafts. Paper plates are cheap to buy and you can make so many awesome things with them.<p>Here are some of our favourite …

17 Easy Mother’s Day Crafts for Kids

While flowers are great and all, there’s something about a handmade craft and sweet Mother’s Day card that really makes Mom swoon. Little-kid crafts are art that comes straight from the heart, so make sure you have some QCT (quality craft time) on the books before Mother’s Day. If you’re on the …

@Masami's idea:create a birthday calendar with our evening classes

Make DIY Puzzle Blocks from Ordinary Building Blocks

Turn an old set of building blocks into DIY puzzle blocks in three simple steps. Then watch your kids be occupied for HOURS.Building blocks are quite …

4 Adorable Teacher Gift Ideas to DIY

1. Cover the surface of your workspace with wax or parchment paper.<p>2. Pull off a ball of white air-dry clay about the size of your apple cookie cutter. Use a rolling pin to roll it out to about ¼-inch thickness.<p>3. Cut out the apple shape and remove the excess clay. Holding the cutout in your palm, …

15 People Who Need Lessons In The Art Of Selfie Taking

Like it? Share it!<br>FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponReddit<p><b>Millions upon millions of selfies are being snapped each day with the hopes of</b> …

Social Media

The One Big Lesson Fiction Writers Can Learn by Writing a Comic Book

Author Victor LaValle has written many types of books over the years, from <i>Slap-Boxing with Jesus</i>, a short story collection that took readers to New …

Comic Books

How to Make a Terrarium

This easy terrarium shows kids the water cycle in action.<p><b>Transpiration:</b> Moisture is carried from the soil through the plants' roots to small pores on the leaves.<p><b>Evaporation:</b> The tiny drops of water transform from a liquid to a gas, leaving as a vapor from the plant.<p><b>Condensation:</b> The water vapor …

Gardening with Children

1. Sunflower<p>A must for a child’s garden, plant just one or two, since they take a lot of room. Sunflowers will sprout in one week, become a small …