Crafts and Projects for Tweens and Teens

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Crafts, DIY Projects, Activities for tweens and teens.

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Create this colorful suncatcher in this fun craft and art project for kids of all ages. It can also be used to explore Geometry, making it a fun #STEAM project as well. These make beautiful window decorations in your home or classroom! #STEM #craftsforkids #Kidscrafts #craftsforteens #diy Fun Arts And Crafts, Summer Crafts For Kids, Easy Crafts For Kids, Arts And Crafts Projects, Art For Kids, Summer Art, Art Activities For Kids, Craft Projects For Kids, Preschool Activities

Faux Stained Glass Sun Catcher Craft for Kids

Oh how kids go crazy for suncatcher crafts! This super cool suncatcher project is especially neat because it looks just like stained glass.

Use this easy recipe to make slime- jungle slime! The various shades of green and gold make it perfect to go with a rainforest unit, jungle unit or even for St. You can also use this slime recipe to make other colors. Creative Writing Ideas, Creative Play, Creative Thinking, Fun Activities For Kids, Sensory Activities, Sensory Play, Preschool Ideas, Arts And Crafts Projects, Crafts For Kids

Easy Jungle Slime Recipe

Here’s a simple slime recipe you can use for just about any theme. We used it to make jungle slime! (It also works for rainforest slime or African savanna slime.) Follow our Recipes for Play and Creating Pinterest board! In my most recent after school kindergarten class, the kids and I made jungle slime! They […]

Make your own rainstick and explore the science of sound! This STEAM / STEM activity allows children to get creative with art while also exploring various sounds inside their homemade rain sticks using paper towel rolls. Art Activities For Kids, Science For Kids, Stem Activities, Science Ideas, Arts And Crafts Projects, Projects For Kids, Easy Crafts For Kids, Art For Kids, Cardboard Crafts

DIY Rainstick Craft for Kids and Science of Sound Activity

Here's how to make a rainstick using a cardboard tube and some crafting materials. The kids loved making this homemade instrument!

This DIY kaleidoscope using a toilet paper roll is a fun science activity and craft that teaches all about light, symmetry and reflection in a hands-on way. Creative Activities For Kids, Easy Crafts For Kids, Science For Kids, Toddler Crafts, Preschool Activities, Diy For Kids, Stem Science, Summer Activities, Steam Activities

How to Make a Kaleidoscope: Science for Kids

Learn how to make a kaleidoscope in this fun STEM/science activity for kids. It's such a fun way to explore light, reflections, and symmetry!

Challenge your kids or students to make a marble maze using a paper plate. This STEM or engineering challenge is a fun activity to do with kids of all ages- from preschool, kindergarten, primary grades and all the way to upper grades. Visit the post to see photos of kid-made mazes and learn ways to extend the activity! #stem #stemchallenge #paperplatecraft #craftsforkids #steam #steamchallenge #scienceforkids #homeschool #preschool #kindergarten #firstgrade #ngss Creative Activities For Kids, Fun Activities To Do, Indoor Activities For Kids, Craft Projects For Kids, Arts And Crafts Projects, Science For Kids, Steam Activities, Creative Kids, Diy Projects

Paper Plate Marble Maze STEM Challenge for Kids

MAKE YOUR OWN STRAW ROCKETS (with Printable Template)

STEM for Kids: Straw Rockets (with Free Rocket Template) - Buggy and Buddy Space Crafts For Kids, Art Activities For Kids, Spring Activities, Easy Crafts For Kids, Science For Kids, Summer Crafts, Creative Activities, Toddler Crafts, Preschool Crafts

DIY Straw Rockets with Free Printable Rocket Template

Print out our free rocket printable and have fun making some straw rockets! The kids loved designing their own rockets and then launching them using straws.

Make your very own gliding robot toy with our free printable robot template. Kids turn this craft into a hands-on science activity! Lots of fun for children of all ages- great for summer camps or party ideas! #STEM #STEAM #craftsforkids #kidscrafts #science #scienceforkids #freeprintable #robot School Science Projects, Craft Projects For Kids, Arts And Crafts Projects, Diy Projects, Craft Ideas, Math Activities For Kids, Science For Kids, Science Fun, Creative Activities

DIY Gliding Robot Toy (science and craft for kids) with Free Robot Template

In this robot craft children will color a free printable robot and turn it into a gliding robot toy. This fun activity combines creativity with scientific thinking.

Paint some rocks and turn them into photograph (photo) holders or even to display artwork. This craft makes a very special homemade DIY gift for birthdays, Mother's Day, Father's Day, or any holiday. #DIY #rockpainting #fathersday #mothersday #DIYgift Summer Camp Crafts, Fun Crafts To Do, Camping Crafts, Arts And Crafts Projects, Diy Crafts For Kids, Summer Diy, Creative Activities For Kids, Creative Crafts, Kid Activities

Painted Rock Photo Holder Craft for Kids

This painted rock photo holder craft for kids is perfect as a homemade gift for Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Christmas, and also makes a great summer camp craft! This creative craft using stones of various sizes can be adapted for just about any age. I’ll share tips for adapting this craft for each of the […]

Print out this free robot template and challenge kids to use pennies and tape to get it to balance. A fun STEM / Science challenge for kids. Creative Activities For Kids, Craft Projects For Kids, Arts And Crafts Projects, Preschool Activities, Kid Activites, Creative Play, Diy Projects, Craft Ideas, Rainy Day Crafts

Free Printable Balancing Robot STEM Activity for Kids

Here's a fun science activity that really gets kids thinking! Children will explore balance and center of gravity by creating a balancing robot!

FREE PAPER AIRPLANE TEMPLATES 🛩- color your own paper airplanes with step-by-step instructions for folding! An easy tutorial for how to make paper airplanes. Paper Airplane Steps, Paper Airplane Folding, Paper Folding Crafts, Paper Crafts For Kids, Printable Paper Crafts, Airplane Kids, Airplane Crafts, Airplanes For Kids, Fun Projects For Kids


Learn how to make two classic paper airplanes - a classic paper dart and a simple glider. Step-by-step instructions and video!

Make this cute ladybug using an egg carton! This easy craft for kids only requires egg cartons, paint, paper and glue. A simple craft for preschool, kindergarten, first grade and on up. Goes great with the book The Grouchy Ladybug by Eric Carle and fun for spring and summer! #craftsforkids #kidscrafts #ericcarle #eggcartoncraft #springcrafts Fun Crafts To Do, Paper Crafts For Kids, Easy Crafts For Kids, Toddler Crafts, Art For Kids, Simple Crafts, Creative Activities For Kids, Craft Projects For Kids, Arts And Crafts Projects

Egg Carton Ladybug Craft for Kids

Here is an easy ladybug craft for kids using egg cartons! You’ll just need a few common supplies to make these cute little insects. This art project is perfect for preschool and kindergarten. Follow our Crafts for Kids Pinterest board! This post contains affiliate links. Ladybug activities are always fun to do this […]

Frida Kahlo is the perfect female artist to study - whether learning about self-portraits or Mexican art. This easy Frida Kahlo inspired craft for kids makes a great bookmark or popsicle stick puppet Paper Crafts For Kids, Projects For Kids, Craft Projects, Arts And Crafts, Craft Ideas, Mayan Symbols, Viking Symbols, Egyptian Symbols, Viking Runes

Frida Kahlo Bookmark ⋆ Sugar, Spice and Glitter

Grab your free printable template to make this Frida Kahlo bookmark or popsicle stick puppet for your artist study

Red Ted Art#s Finger knitting rainbow! Learn how to finger knit and make how to make finger pom poms and then bring these all together in our finger knitting rainbow craft. Gorgeous wall decoration or window decoration made from Yarn! We love all Yarn Crafts for Kids! Rain Crafts, Yarn Crafts For Kids, Art Activities For Kids, Craft Stick Crafts, Craft Ideas, Finger Knitting Projects, Knitting For Kids, Fabric Crafts, Sewing Crafts

Finger Knit Rainbow

Learn how to finger knit a Rainbow. Step by step instructions plus a video tutorial.We love Finger Knitting and are always creating new Finger Knit projects

Easy Origami Ring DIY - Red more fun with paper. Look how CUTE these little paper rings are! A great Origami Pattern for Beginners. # origami easy Easy Origami Ring DIY - Red Ted Art - Make crafting with kids easy & fun Origami Design, Diy Origami, Origami Ring, Origami Ball, Paper Crafts Origami, Origami Tutorial, Paper Crafting, Origami Instructions, Paper Folding Crafts

Easy Origami Ring DIY - Red Ted Art - Make crafting with kids easy & fun

Easy Origami Ring DIY – perfect for making origami dollar rings too! Another quick and easy origami project for kids for you today – with these lovely little Origami Rings! They look complicated, but promise you, the folds are easy and quick to learn. They make another one of those fun paper projects for on […]

Explore the science of light, refraction and reflection with this homemade spectroscope using an old CD and paper towel roll. This science experiment is fun for kids of all ages. Preschool Science Activities, Creative Activities For Kids, Science For Kids, Creative Kids, Science Fun, Science Ideas, Activity Ideas, Toddler Activities, Diy Crafts For Kids Easy

Rainbow Science for Kids: Homemade Spectroscope - Buggy and Buddy

Make a homemade spectroscope with a few simple materials and explore the spectrum of different light sources. You'll see all kinds of rainbows!

Paper Crafts: Create beautiful DIY pandora style jewelry beads with paper! Use colored card stock, old magazines, or even junk mail to fashion colorful beads. A perfect project for a rainy day. Rainy Day Crafts, Crafts For Kids, Recycled Magazines, Pandora Beads, Mixed Media Jewelry, Beaded Jewelry Patterns, How To Make Diy, Homemade Crafts, Paper Beads

Create Beautiful Pandora Style Beads With Paper

Create beautiful pandora style beads with paper! Use colored card stock, old magazines, or even junk mail to fashion colorful beads.