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cool elephant craft for kids using newspaper

Elephant Craft for Kids Using Crumpled Newspaper

This elephant craft for kids uses a really unique technique and is an absolute blast for kids to … [Read More...]

Over 20 Homemade Mother's Day Gift Ideas for Kids to Make

Mother’s Day Homemade Gifts for Kids to Make

Looking for some Mother's Day homemade gift ideas for the kids to make mom this year? Here's over 20 … [Read More...]

Firefly Crafts for Kids

Check out this list of all kinds of creative firefly crafts for kids to do this summer. You'll find … [Read More...]

harry potter birthday part ideas for kids

Harry Potter Birthday Party Ideas

Here is a collection of all kinds of ideas for a Harry Potter themed birthday party perfect for both … [Read More...]

18 ladybug crafts for kids

18 Ladybug Crafts for Kids

This collection of ladybug crafts for kids will inspire you to get busy creating! Find out how to … [Read More...]

bee craft for kids

Cardboard Tube Bee Craft for Kids Using Yarn

Turn an empty toilet paper roll (or other small cardboard tube) into a cute, yarn-wrapped bee! This … [Read More...]

Yarn-Wrapped Egg Carton Bee Craft for Kids

Here is an egg carton bee craft for kids with a unique twist- yarn wrapped black stripes! Not only … [Read More...]

egg carton ladybug craft for kids

Egg Carton Ladybug Craft for Kids

Here is an easy ladybug craft for kids using egg cartons! You'll just need a few common supplies to … [Read More...]

bee craft for kids

Egg Carton Bee Craft for Kids

Make this cute, little bee craft using an egg carton and yarn! This easy insect activity is great … [Read More...]

cardboard tube firefly craft inspired by eric carle

Paper Towel Roll Firefly Craft for Kids

We were inspired by Eric Carle's The Very Lonely Firefly to make this firefly craft using  an empty … [Read More...]

Butterfly Life Cycle Paper Plate Craft for Kids (w/ FREE template)~ BuggyandBuddy.com

Butterfly Life Cycle Paper Plate Craft

In this fun spring craft for kids, children will illustrate the butterfly life cycle right onto a … [Read More...]

science projects for kids using cardboard tubes

Science Projects with Cardboard Tubes

Here are over 20 science projects for kids using cardboard tubes! In this collection of STEM and … [Read More...]

rainbow science and rainbow STEM activities

Rainbow Science Activities for Kids

Here is a collection of our favorite rainbow science activities for kids. These rainbow STEM and/or … [Read More...]

steam kids valentine's day

STEAM Kids: Valentine’s Day Ebook

The newest edition of STEAM Kids has just arrived in time for Valentine's Day! You'll find … [Read More...]

defy gravity with magnets and paperclips

Easy Science Experiments for Kids: Gravity Activity with Paperclips

This easy science experiment is a fun way to demonstrate the concept of gravity to young children. … [Read More...]

STEAM Kids Christmas Book

STEAM Kids Christmas Book: STEM + Art Activities for the Holidays

Ready for some more STEAM inspiration? Introducing STEAM Kids Christmas, the holiday sequel to … [Read More...]

DIY Fabric Gift Wrap (Furoshiki)

Furoshiki, the Japanese art of wrapping with cloth, is the perfect method of gift wrap for holidays … [Read More...]

Up! Hands-on play and building activities for kids

Up! Ebook: 30+ Hands-on Learning Projects from Blocks to Rockets

Our newest ebook, Up!, is finally here! Up! will take your child's love of blocks and building, and … [Read More...]

STEAM Kids: 50+ Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math activities for kids

STEAM Kids: 50+ Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math Activities

Ready for some STEAM inspiration? Our newest book, STEAM Kids, is here! You'll find all kinds of … [Read More...]

Sponge Painted Owl Craft for Kids with free owl template printable

Sponge Painted Owl Craft for Kids with Owl Template

Use our free owl template to make this colorful, sponge-painted owl craft. This art project is … [Read More...]

Exploring Books Through Play: 50 Activities for Exploring 10 Popular Children's Books from The Preschool Book Club

Exploring Books Through Play is Available Now!

Our newest book, Exploring Books Through Play: 50 Activities Based on Books About Friendship, … [Read More...]

Homemade Chicka Chicka Boom Boom Activity for Kids

Chicka Chicka Boom Boom Small World with Free ABC Printable

This simple Chicka Chicka Boom Boom play set is a fun hands-on way to explore the alphabet and … [Read More...]

Counting Activity for Kids inspired Lois Ehlert's Fish Eyes

Counting Activity for Kids Inspired by the Book Fish Eyes

Please welcome Deirdre from the blog JDaniel4's Mom! Today she's sharing a fun counting activity for … [Read More...]

Hands-On Math for Kids: Counting Activity inspired by the children's book, 1-2-3 Peas! Practice one-to-one correspondence, counting, addition, and subtraction! ~ SophistiKated Cuties for BuggyandBuddy.com

Easy PEASy Math Activity for Kids Inspired by the Book 1-2-3 Peas

Please welcome Katie from SophistiKated Cuties! Today she's sharing a simple math activity inspired … [Read More...]

How to Make a 3-D Sandcastle Craft for Kids

3-D Sandcastle Craft for Kids

I'm so excited to introduce you to Isabel from Uno Zwei Tutu! Today is she sharing a super cute and … [Read More...]

Starry Night Sky Art Project for Kids

We were inspired by the dream tree in The BFG Disney movie to create this starry night sky art … [Read More...]

ABCs and 123s: 40+ Literacy and Math Activities for Kids

ABCs and 123s Ebook

I'm so excited to finally introduce you to my newest collaborative ebook, ABCs and 123s! This ebook … [Read More...]

Magnet Activity Inspired by Herve Tullet's Let's Play!

Creative Magnet Activity for Kids inspired by Herve Tullet’s Let’s Play!

This magnet activity inspired by Herve Tullet's popular children's book, Let's Play, is super fun to … [Read More...]

Skip Counting Math Game for Kids Inspired by the Oceans and Tide Pools

Tide Pool Skip Counting Math Game (Printable)

Please welcome Rachel from You've Got This! She's sharing a free printable skip counting math game … [Read More...]

Invitation to Create inspired by Herve Tullet's children's book, Let's Play!

Drawing Prompt for Let’s Play by Herve Tullet

Here's a fun drawing prompt for kids of all ages inspired by Herve Tullet's newest book, Let's Play! … [Read More...]

Felt Butterfly Alphabet Activity

Felt Butterfly Alphabet Activity

Please welcome Heather from the wonderful blog Preschool Toolkit! Today she's sharing a fun … [Read More...]

Bubble Popping: Active Learning Obstacle Course- Fun outdoor play activity perfect for summer and kids of all ages!

Outdoor Play for Kids: Active Learning Obstacle Course

Please welcome Jessica from the blog Messes and Memories! Today she's sharing a super fun outdoor … [Read More...]

Stuffed Felt Alphabet Letters (Sewing Tutorial)

These stuffed felt letters are our absolute favorite homemade toy (both kids learned to spell their … [Read More...]