Crafts

Fall Craft Ideas

Celebrate the season in your classroom with some festive Fall and Halloween crafts! Your little goblins will have a blast working on these fun projects. Mummy Cups Are you planning a Halloween celebration in your classroom? Make these cute favor cups and fill them with mummy nummies! Wrap white plastic cups with white crepe streamers. Attach with glue  Continue Reading »

Valentine Idea – I Dig You Shovels

This year get your kids around the table and make these cute valentines for their friends, classmates or neighbors. They’re fun to make, super cute and a nice change from the standard valentines. You will need: • Small plastic shovels in any color (consider your school colors) • Your favorite valentine treats or candies •  Continue Reading »

Pumpkin Party

Did you take your kids to the pumpkin patch this year? Are you planning a Halloween Party? Are you looking for a safe alternative to carving pumpkins? We all know knives and little hands don’t mix…so what to do with your pumpkins? We’ve got the perfect solution; decorate with Pumpkin Paints and Wikki Stix! What  Continue Reading »

Making Memory Books

Contributed by Teresa M., Teacher, Shelbyville, IN I love Memory Books!  As a parent of college kids, I really enjoy flipping through their memory books from kindergarten and first grades. As a teacher, I know there is so much work involved in a good memory book.  I have found that it isn’t quantity, but quality that makes  Continue Reading »

A Father’s Day Gift Dad Will Love

When Father’s day rolls around, we sometimes struggle for ideas. It’s hard to come up with something “Dad” related, that can be made by the kids. This one fit’s the bill! A simple craft project for Father’s Day that kids will enjoy making and dads will love!   Materials: Blank frames (one per child) Hardware  Continue Reading »

Easter Egg Craft – Make Egg Critters

  These adorable Egg-Critters are a fun & easy project for kids of all ages. Using two simple materials; Plastic eggs and Wikki Stix, your kids can get wildly creative with their critter.         Consider animals, fish, monsters, aliens, or even cars & trucks! Let their creativity guide them. For smaller children, you may  Continue Reading »

Arts and Crafts Projects for Spring

Contributed by Caroline C., Teacher, Tucson, AZ Spring is coming—I can feel it the air and my kindergartners are starting to “morph” into 1st graders! But before we finish off this year, we have a lot more to learn! We will be reviewing letters and sounds along with sight words. The Anderson’s Quilt Craft Kit  Continue Reading »

Fall Craft Projects

Fall Crafts Create Your Own Puzzle Schoolhouse & Ribbon Color & Cut Penguin Color & Cut Sunglasses Snowman Color & Cut Pumpkin Color & Cut Pumpkin Faces Color & Cut Pumpkin Examples  

Earth Day Craft Project

  Celebrate Earth Day with this fun project that requires just a few materials and can be stretched to serve many purposes. Teach an Earth Day lesson as your kids plant seeds in the buckets. Teach science lessons as they learn to nurture their seedlings. Decorate the buckets with ribbon and cute tags to use  Continue Reading »

Easter Craft Idea – Egg Critters

    These adorable Egg-Critters are a fun & easy project for kids of all ages. Using two simple materials; Plastic eggs and Wikki Stix, your kids can get wildly creative with their critter. Consider animals, fish, monsters, aliens, or even cars & trucks! Let their creativity guide them. For smaller children, you may want  Continue Reading »