Ideas for my growing children.

Activities and ideas that would go over big with my children as they grow through the years.
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Sunshine in a Jar-How to Make Rock Candy

Edible Science: Rock Candy {Tutorial} - Happiness is Homemade

Bouquet of Sticks - Love this idea of tribal painted sticks. Hiking sticks would look awesome painted this way!

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Fall art canvas paintings with acrylic paint.

Thread, Yarn and School Glue: the ties that bind.: Crafty keeners

Rubber Band Powered Lego Car by frugalfunforkids #Kids #Toys #Rubberband_Car #Lego

Frugal Fun For Boys
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How cool is this? A beautiful and fun art project for kids

Coasting into Spring | Sharpie Markers Official Blog

Great owl templates

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10 Common Mistakes Parents Today Make (Me Included)

How to draw a lily - use as basis for watercolor painting.

Art class ideas

How to Draw an Owl. This would be something to do with my kids on a canvas!!!!

How to Draw an Owl

great winter art/science project to do with the kiddos

Modern Parents Messy Kids

Make It: Pretty Science Snow Balls - Modern Parents Messy Kids

Minecraft cake. This would be perfect for Conn. Easy too!

Life As Mama

10 Beautiful Birthday Cakes That You Can Recreate

Book Buddies Program lets kids practice their reading while giving cats in shelters comany | Huffington Post (this is so close to home. Bird would Love this. Wonder if it would encourage Conn to read more.)

The Huffington Post

Little Kids Read Books To Shelter Cats, Adorableness Ensues

Minecraft Inspired necklaces. Looks like a good rainy day craft for my minecraft-obsessed children. Already have the perler beads

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Walking Water Kids Science Experiment!

Coffee Cups and Crayons
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Something for them to put in their pocket as a reminder that someone thinks they "rock"

Entirely Elementary...School Counseling

zentangle pattern tutorial

Instagram photo by @vasilisinamari (Мария) - via Iconosquare

Totally Easy Zentangle - Tiny Rotten Peanuts

Picasso cubism and Jim Dine heart art projects. plus lots of other art projects for 4th and 5th grade


This could be a fun way to get the kids off the deck.

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So clever! Use temporary tattoos to decorate Easter eggs (Country Living)

Country Living
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Dr. Who valentine

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I might need to remember this.

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As Tori said, "Mom! You would so do that to me!"

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tween craft

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