Paper cup dragon - and other ideas for crafts based on castles and kings
Spare Me=The Goal: Contestants roll marbles through the hole in the middle of a pool noodle to knock down five pieces of sidewalk chalk. First team to knock all 5ive pieces of chalk down, wins. Equipment: 1 pool noodle per team, 5 pieces of sidewalk chalk per team, marbles
The Mitchell Community Public Library is holding All Hallows Read on October 30, 2012 from 1-7pm. Trade in your gently used, preferably scary, books (children's or adults') at the library before that date to participate!
Single sheet of paper = mini book - I always forget exactly how to make these
Buy inexpensive frames, paint the frame, and paint the glass with chalkboard paint
Gotta do this with the kids! instead of gingerbread houses, turn ice cream cones into christmas trees & decorate
Bracelets made from Popsicle sticks. Just boil for 15, let set in a glass overnight, and decorate.
I can't believe I'm pinning a Martha Stewart recipe, but here it is. Plastic bugs to make the impressions. When rolling out cookie (or any sweet) dough, use powdered sugar instead of flour and it will keep the dough from becoming too bland from too much flour. I didn't learn THAT from Martha... she still uses flour. Pssh.
Fossil Cookies - this would be great treats for Summer Reading Program 2013. :)
"This kept my 2 year busy for an entire hour and my 4 year old busy for 2 hours! YAY! Drop vinegar tinted with food coloring onto a pan filled with baking soda. Sheer minutes of colorful fizzy fun!"
Napa Cabbage science experiment. This would make for a nice, simple STEM display at the library, don't you think?
Wouldn't this be fun for kids to try when trick-or-treating at the library?
Easy screen printing ... must try