Build a marble run or marble maze with craft sticks - so simple and fun!

Build a Marble Run with Craft Sticks - Frugal Fun For Boys

Hang children's artwork...perfect for just above the steps to the basement!

30 DIY Furniture Made From Wooden Pallets | Pallet Furniture DIY

Summer fun! Over 80 great children's books that have been made into movies. Read the book, watch the movie!

Over 80 children's books made into movies!

Books with great rhyming texts. Fun to read but great stories too.

25 Picture Books That Rhyme

50 All-Time Favorite Children's Books

Read All About It! Our 50 All-Time Favorite Children's Books

50 Outdoor Summer Activities For Kids

50 Outdoor Summer Activities For Kids | Six Sisters' Stuff

Moonjar: three part "piggy bank" for kids - save, spend and share. What a great idea!

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Great idea. The kids can have a visual of their progress with a reminder of what they are saving for. DIY Tutorial- Shadow Box Piggy Bank

DIY Tutorial: Shadow Box Piggy Bank - DIY Craft Zone

Make a change jar out of an empty cleaning-wipe container to help kids learn to save.

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Kid's Piggy bank...teach them how to spend it right early!

Money Savvy Generation | Money Savvy Cow

great idea for the kids' piggy banks

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Kid's desk out of 2 storage shelves & a piece of plywood! We have 2 of these (only they have 3 bins each instead of 2) so we may have to make one of these when the kids are ready for a real desk at home.

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5 indoor tunnel play activities for preschool and early elementary ages {}

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Matt Jolley is a personal trainer. Preschoolers will enjoy this physical activity. Set up this 3-D masking tape maze in the hall and challenge preschoolers to go through it.

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How to Make a Leak Proof Water Blob (without tape!) These are so fun for kids!

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indoor car wash--how much fun is this!

My Son's 5th Birthday and Cars Cake

Three Pixie Lane: Two Parties: Fishin' and a Lilly Picnic

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!!!!!!!!!! Painting with Watercolors, Glue, and Salt. Grab some Elmer's Blue School Gel and "draw" all over a piece of water color paper with it. Let the glue dry, the longer it dries, but more "3D" the painting will appear. We left it 8 hours. Once the glue is dry, paint over your picture and the glue using liquid watercolors. While the watercolors are still wet, sprinkle with salt let dry for 8 hours

Sweet Happy Life

Toilet Paper Roll Color Match

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All you need is 5 cups of regular flour and 1 cup of baby oil. Simply mix the two together and it turns into this silky soft sand. You can throw some sand toys into your tray or you can use items such as spoons and measuring cups

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Directions: 1. Blow up 10 balloons. 2. Number them from 1 to 10. 3. Hide the balloons throughout the house- upstairs and downstairs. 4. Have your children work as a team to find the balloons in order. 5. If they find number 9, they aren't allowed to get that balloon. They must start at 1, then 2, and so on. 6. Sit back and watch the fun!

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Tasty Bugs Recipe

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Free animated versions of the entire series of books

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When a child is unfriendly in class, they have to pick a random act of kindness. This is a great tool for redirection rather than disciplining and compliments.

Light 'em up - random act of kindness for the day

Free First Day of School Chalkboard Printables! Easy to download! It has every grade from preschool and Pre-K through High School!

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