DIY Solar Lamp: Make your own Eco-Friendly Sun Jar. The principle is simple and seductively clever: solar lights that store energy during the day and release light at night. These can be purchased ready-made in a variety of colors (yellow, blue and red) but they can also be built at home.A simple, less-technical approach involves buying a conventional solar-powered yard lamp and then essentially harvesting it for key pieces to put in a jar. This is simply a way of taking an existing solar lam...
DIY solar lamps
Crafting with kids: recycle an egg carton into a boat! A perfect activity in conjunction with reading books about the sea and boats. All you need is an egg carton (12 egg or 6 egg), chopsticks (for mast), paper & paint (for sails), ribbon/ string (to secure mast ), glue, scissors, blue tack, and staple.
Fun egg carton boats. Use kid's art for the sails via www.lifeatthezoo.com
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