26 Aug 2010

Art Projects for Kids

I picked out these craft projects especially with the pre-k and kindergarten child in mind. For this age group, they can benefit from crafts and activities that enhance fine motor skills and also teach them things they should know when they start school. While I give the age suggestions for these […]

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06 Feb 2008

Valentine’s Day Love Bird Magnet

Let this little birdie tell someone you love them on Valentine’s Day.

Valentine’s Day Love Bird Magnet Supplies
1 big red pompom
1 small red pompom
Red craft foam
Orange craft foam
Wiggly eyes

Valentine’s Day Love Bird Magnet Instructions
Trace and cut pattern out orange craft foam to make the bird’s beaks and feet. Glue small pompom on top of the big […]

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03 Feb 2008

How to Make Play Dough - Easy Recipes

How to Make Your Own Play-Dough
Play Dough Recipe
I used to make a batch of this play-dough once a month in the classroom. Changing the colors for the season. Although 20 little hands stayed busy shaping and molding, the play dough never dried out!
You’ll need:

Flour 3cups
Salt 1 1/2 cups
Water 3 cups
Vegetable Oil 2TB.
Cream of tartar 1TB.
Food […]

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