this looks like a great mothers day/grandparent gift/ teacher gift idea. Lots of options with flowerpots, buckets, etc to put it in and with the types of flowers or stems to use and filling in the pail.


Time flower petal minutes with leafy minute and hour hands ~ great idea! (Now to move my classroom clock to a place with space beneath it.

Crayon heart wall art -  use a blow dryer!

Crayon heart wall art - arrange in a heart and melt crayons with a blow dryer. add a picture in the middle to use it as a frame. Okay I've seen the crayon melty thing before but I love the heart/picture frame idea!

Strategy Bookmark

Reading strategy bookmarks made for all the students or a large poster for the reading center in the room.

Birthday blooms!  The pot starts full at the beginning of the year, then each child is given their pencil on their birthday!  Other cute ideas on this blog!

This is how I display birthdays. They are called "birthday blooms". I write the name of the student on them with their birthday. They get the pencil on their birthday. They LOVE it!

Great printables for tons of books!

Great printables for tons of books! Sheffler - tons of cute activity sheets for Amelia Bedelia and Fancy Nancy, Little Critter, Mary Engelbreit and classics :)

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Two Quick and Easy Mother's Day Cards for Kids | Wayward Girls' Crafts

If you're looking for some creative Mother's Day craft and card ideas for kids to make, be sure to check out this list! These homemade Mother's Day gift and card ideas are just gorgeous!

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Melted Crayon Art Tutorial

This is one of the most beautiful crayon melting projects I have ever seen. Idea for kids room.

1 Corinthians 13:4 instead by willie

Craft Ideas with Crayons Craft Ideas / melted crayon art (Maybe use another quote--inspirational--for craft studio?

Melted Crayon Purple Bouquet

Ben Franklin Crafts & Frame Shop, Monroe, WA: How to: Melted Crayon Spring Bouquet - this is a bit different than the crayola art project I posted earlier. Cute idea - sort of takes it up a notch.

Melted crayon and silhouette art.  Can totally see Tarzan swinging on vines on the green one canvas

Room Decor DIY: All you do is line crayons or colored wax at the top of a canvas. Then you burn the wax so it melts down the canvas leaving trails of color !

No, David! by David Shannon (The original story with sound effects), via YouTube.

No, David! by David Shannon (The original story with sound effects) - this book is great for talking to students about self control & consequences.-- I absolutely loooove this book.

Mother's Day project  in bag:  tea bag, apple, breakfast bar, fancy napkin

Mother's Day gift/craft idea for kids (and dads!) - put in a tea bag, pastry or a breakfast bar and napkins, decorate with what mom looks like in the morning.

M&M Treat Label for Mom - Kinzie's Kreations

Great idea for Sunday School's Muffins for Mom's Day. Free Printable: "M&Ms for MOM". how cute would this be attached to a package of M&Ms or a vase full of them and candy bouquet. My goodness the possibilities are endless. Mother's Day is in May!

This is a cool take on melted crayon art :)

30+ Cool Melted Crayon Art Ideas

cute brain break :)

Lots of songs for school! Do You Know Your Alphabet? (ABC song for kids! Song by Mark D. Pencil and Friends)