School House Rock: Multiplication
DIY Recycled DVD Case Travel Checkers Board. Another recycled DVD case project from Stacy Vaughn. Her DVD case coloring kit can be found in this post. Love her use of Velcro and buttons. Tutorial by Handmade by Stacey Vaughn here. To make for kids in the hospital for a service project.
Make a tool bench from a thrift store nightstand. // 39 Coolest Kids Toys You Can Make Yourself
"Hook Toss" game we played "sleeping pirate". sleeping pirate (mom or dad) is sitting in the middle of the room with their eyes closed. All the goody bags are surrounding the pirate on the floor. The kids must tip toe quietly and snatch their bags before the pirate hears them and is able to point them out with their eyes closed.
Do this every year 'til graduation
DRAGONFLY MAGNET: Cute and simple way to create a magnet to display children's artwork. Paint a wood clothespin to be the body and paint two mini craft sticks to be wings. Once dry, cross the craft sticks on top of the clothespin and glue in place. Add googly eyes to the front and glue a strong magnet to the bottom of the clip.