Archives for June 2014

How to Make Ice Cream in a Bag with Recording Sheet

One of our favorite science activities for kids is learning how to make ice cream in a bag! The post also includes a free printable for kids to use to record their observations and notes. Follow our Science for Kids Pinterest board!     Making ice cream in a bag is such a fun science activity for […]

DIY Wooden Roads and Ramps for Toy Cars

Here’s how to make wooden roads and ramps for toy cars. These DIY car tracks are perfect for both indoor and outdoor play and is super easy to make! Follow our Cars, Trucks, and Trains Pinterest board!     My son’s most favorite toy in the world is Hot Wheels. I don’t think a day goes by […]

Paper Car Craft for Kids Using Sponge Painting

Here’s a cute paper car craft for kids made with sponge painting. You can even use these colorful paper cars to decorate for a car themed birthday party! (Post also includes a free car template to make this project even easier.) Follow our Cars, Trucks, and Trains Pinterest board!     As I was trying to think of a car craft […]

10+ Unique Ocean Activities and Crafts for Kids

Looking for ocean themed learning activities, art projects, and crafts for kids? Here’s over 10 of our favorites, including ocean slime, a free beach scavenger hunt printable, and fine motor octopus craft! Follow our Summer Activities for Kids Pinterest board!   Kids are naturally drawn to learning about the ocean and all the life it contains. (To […]

Name Practice Activity Using Toy Cars

If you have a child that loves playing with toy cars, why not integrate the cars into a fun name practice activity! Create roads for the toy cars using the letters of your child’s name to create this tactile name activity for kids! Follow Buggy and Buddy on Facebook! My son has been showing a very […]

20+ Tissue Paper Crafts for Kids

We love using tissue paper in our art projects for kids. It’s so colorful, easy to manipulate, and can be made into so many things. Here’s over 20 gorgeous tissue paper crafts  just perfect for little ones! Follow Buggy and Buddy on Facebook!       Tissue paper has always been a favorite art supply in my […]

40 Children’s Books about Ocean Animals

Over the past few weeks we have been learning all about the ocean! Here is a collection of 40 children’s books about ocean animals that includes both fiction and nonfiction selections! Follow our Children’s Book Sets & Activities Pinterest board!   I love providing book sets related to current themes we’re studying or topics the kids […]

Ocean Slime Recipe

If you’ve ever wondered how to make slime, you’re in luck! Today I’m sharing a super simple slime recipe that can be modified to fit any theme. We used this recipe to create our ocean slime! Sign up for the FREE Buggy and Buddy Newsletter!     We have been on focusing on all kinds of ocean themed […]