Fun Activities to Interest Children

Fun Classroom Activities and Experiments to Interest Kids in Growing Plants

A great way for kids to watch a seed grow. Lots of other kid-friendly gardening ideas, too. A great way for kids to watch a seed grow. Lots of other…

I'm so doing #3 with my kids today!

10 Awesome Fort Ideas To Build With Your Kids

simple wood craft

Simple Wood Crafts

Making crafts with boys. Easy craft projects to use for boy scout camps and for boys to make and sell. Simple, fun and easy crafts that boys will enjoy. Craft projects especially for boys to make.

a bucket of letters made from scrap fabrics

Quilted Alphabet Letters from Fabric Scraps. Great for little ones learning the alphabet or for spelling! sewing for kids, sewingtutorial, free pattern

Quiet time or restaurant activity Put velcro dots on the ends of popsicle sticks. Kids can make letters or shapes over and over again.

craft sticks and velcro, these can be arranged to make shapes and letters (great busy bag idea!) L and I had a blast painting stitcks today and I bought sticky velcro circles at Michael's. We'll see if they are a hit on our next trip!

'100 Ways to entertain a toddler'. This Mom has fun (and funny) ideas to interest her toddler. She rates each with a grade to it's success. Good reference.

Art 100 Ways to entertain a toddler. This Mom has fun (and funny) ideas to interest her toddler. She rates each with a grade to its success. for-the-kids

bubble snake - cut end off water bottle, secure an old sock over the end with duct tape or rubber bands.  dip in soap solution and blow!

this one sounds even easier to make: bubble snakes = easy quick craft. Cut the bottom off water bottle. Put old sock over bottom and duct tape. Add food coloring for fun. Dip end in dish soap mixed with a little water

Flubber Recipe

Flubber Recipe For Kids So Fun! Here's the recipe. Flubber Mixture 1 ½ cups warm water 2 cups Elmer’s Glue Food coloring Mixture 3 tsp. Borax 1 cup Warm Water Stir mixture 1 together in 1 bowl. Mixture 2 in another bowl.

make maracas from plastic Easter eggs

For Cinco de Mayo in Kdg. - Plastic egg maracas - plastic easter eggs, fill them with what you want (candy, beans, etc.) 2 plastic spoons, wrap in colorful duct tape or plain masking tape and hand decorate.

TONS (and I mean TONS) of printable mazes in all types of difficulties!

Printable Mazes for Kids- This is pretty sweet! This would be fun to put in sheet protectors and use dry erase markers.

101 Toddler Activities

Ryan LOVES to play with the wipes, I bet he would love this 101 Toddler Activities ~ Arts & Crafts

Turn me over

Turn me over…

Rock Art for the Garden: Turn Me Over / You Just Took Orders From a Rock.

Easy Kids' Tent - nice reading nook

Save 2 of the old tab top curtains for this! Easy Kids' Tent/ Reading Nook A simple project using pine boards, hex nuts and bolts and tab top curtain panels that comes together in about an hour.