Shimmery Dragonfly Craft for Kids
One of my favorite things about summer is the opportunity to observe so many different types of bugs and insects. One of our favorites is dragonflies. We have a local pond we often visit in the
Paper Chains - Art Projects for Kids
Gum wrapper paper chains have been around for a long time, but the original size is rather tedious for small hands. I found that scrapbook paper cut into larger strips works for many ages. This has been one of the most popular activities that I’ve ever tried with students from grade two to five. MATERIALS • Scrapbook paper • Paper cutter DIRECTIONS 1. Cut LOTS of strips of paper that are 1″ x 10″ in length. To make each link, the students must fold each strip in half, wrong sides together…
Colorful Ice Cream Sensory Bin! - Learning Resources Blog
Did you know that July is National Ice Cream Month? Celebrate with this colorful ice cream sensory play bin for your toddler!
How to Make Coffee Filter Dancers
These coffee filter dancers are SO PRETTY! I really love how bright and colourful they are. And the best part is that you only need a few simple dollar store craft supplies - They're actually really simple to make! We used Crayola washable markers for this craft, but you can also use Mr. Sketch markers. (Do you remember those smelly markers?? I was so excited to see that they still sell them!!) Just make sure the markers are washable, otherwise the colours won't bleed. Even my 4 year old…
How to Make Friendship Pins with Letter Beads! Cool Craft for Tweens
How to make friendship pins that stay locked in place and don't lose all the beads. A cool update to these 80's inspired friendship pins. Full instructions.
Starburst Wrapper Bracelet Tutorial
Big news! The Starburst Wrapper Bracelet Tutorial is now available as an Amazon e-book! It’s only $2.99 and with the e-book version, you can take this handy step-by-step guide wherever you…
Easy Finger Knitting Bunny Video Tutorial
Finger knitting is perfect for Crafters of All Ages. Celebrate Easter and get the kids in on the action with this Easy Finger Knitting Bunny Video Tutorial.
Braided Ribbon Hair Clip
*This post is in partnership with Nickelodeon. All ideas and content are 100% my own, as usual. If you have little girls, you will want to learn how to make these cute Braided Ribbon Hair Clips! They can be made in so many colors to match just about anything and are inspired by the cute …
DIY Animal Charms - Fun Way To Personalize Kids' Bags
Rather than a name, make one of these fun animal charms to decorate your child's backpack.
Retro Halloween Friendship Pins Craft - onecreativemommy.com
Go retro with a cool Halloween friendship pins craft. Kids will love decorating their shoes, backpacks, purses, and keychains with these fun Halloween pins.