This Summer...Sidewalk paint - 1 cup cornstarch, 1 cup water, and food coloring.

DIY Liquid Sidewalk Chalk Paint Ingredients: A muffin tin Paint brushes 1 cup of cornstarch 1 cup of water food coloring Recipe: Mix the cornstarch and water in a small cup or bowl. Pour into muffin tins. Add drops of food coloring to each well

Cloud Dough (the stuff at hands on museums) 8 cups flour & 1 cup baby oil.  It feels like flour as you run your fingers through it, but it's moldable. A wonderful sensory activity for children.

Cloud Dough (the stuff at hands on museums) 8 cups flour & 1 cup baby oil. It feels like flour as you run your fingers through it, but it's moldable. A wonderful sensory activity for children. 8 cups flour to 1 cup baby oil.

Gets your brain thinking

Easter Egg Hunts-More Than Just Candy-Lots of Ideas. Need a fun idea to spruce up your Easter Egg Hunt? Instead of just candy, why not fill your eggs with clues or puzzle pieces, or all sorts of things.

This website has TONS of wonderful crafts and projects to do with kids!

What a great idea. Make your own I SPY game with a VOSS water bottle. You fill it with rice and drop in little things to hide and then make a list of everything in the bottle for the kiddos to find. This is a great travel activity.

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Great website for Apologia Biology links, flashcards, etc. Also includes info on Apologia General Science & Physical Science

Popsicle sticks and velcro.  Great way to keep toddler busy!

Easy and fun.Velcro + popsicle sticks make for great quiet time or restaurant activity. Put velcro dots on the ends of popsicle sticks. Kids can make letters or shapes over and over again. I found velcro dots at my local dollar store.


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a babysitter's dream: recipes for moon sand, flubber, sidewalk paint, window paint, play dough, shaving cream paint, bubbles, and more.:

Create kids crafts in your kitchen~Recipes for moon sand, flubber, sidewalk paint, window paint, & play dough.

All the recipes for make your own... Playdoh, bath paint, colored pasta, big bubbles, sidewalk chalk, finger paints, colored rice, glues, spray paints, pavement paint, and more.

"All the recipes for make your own: Play doh bath paint colored pasta big bubbles sidewalk chalk finger paints colored rice glues spray paints pavement paint & more.

Bouncing bubbles...bubbles that don't pop! Just like the Gymboree ones! Yay I've been looking for this recipe The Kids will love this

bubbles that don't pop! 1 C distilled drinking water 1 Tablespoon dish soap 1 Teaspoon of glycerin straw (Im assuming you can use a typical bubble wand) 1 clean glove (or sock) - (this is to keep the bubble from popping)

Plain Old Playdough Recipe #1  Ingredients:  1 cup flour  1 cup water  1/2 cup salt  1 TBS cream of tartar  1 TBS oil  food coloring

the BEST playdough recipe, hands down. and you make it with JELLO! Ingredients for this Jello playdough recipe: white flour – 1 cup salt – 2 tbsp cream of tartar – 2 tbsp cooking oil – 2 tbsp warm water – 1 cup Jello – 1 pack

Create sponge towers! Simple, fun, and quiet for building. Great quiet time activity (especially for all those non-nappers!)

So simple but I think it'd be a big hit with my kiddos!"sprouting a little nostalgia" Busy Bag idea: 40 sponge "blocks" to use for building towers

Flubber recipe (using Borax) from Frugal Fun Challenge. The liquid/solid proerties make this a fun tactile experiment! Pinned by SPD Blogger Network. For more sensory-related pins see http://pinterest.com/spdbn

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.

Discovery Jar: Pipe Cleaners + Magnet [via crafty crow]

Cut up pipe-cleaners and place them in a bottle. Use a magnet to Cut up pipe-cleaners and place them in a bottle. Use a magnet to manipulate them. kids will stay busy for hours.if not at least 10 minutes!

Shaving cream + food coloring = Bathtub paint!!

Shaving Cream Bathtub Paint - kids love it and it cleans the tub! and so easy to make. Oh I'm gonna do this.Shaving Cream Bathtub Paint - Use a muffin tin with shaving cream squirted into each cup & mixed with different colors of food coloring.

Recipe for floam! Who didn't love playing with this stuff?

recipe for FLOAM!--rainy day craft for the 5 year olds that we are! :) Got to do this and let out my inner 5 year old !

"This is truly the BEST play dough recipe ever,and if you add dry koolaid instead of food coloring, you have smell-o-riffic dough! (this is ALMOST my recipe, although I do 1/2 cup of salt instead. and I did add the glitter for fairy play dough. big hit.)"

The BEST Play-Dough Recipe with Essential Oils

Never buy play dough again! This recipe makes the best play dough ever. 1 C Flour 1 C Water C Salt 1 TBSP Vegetable Oil 2 tsp Cream of Tarter Food Coloring (actual coloring or a kool-aid packet will do) Sparkles (If you wanna be a fun mom!

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