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    STEM - Engineering mystery bag challenges for kids. Two great challenge prompts. Inspire creative thinking and problem solving.

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    STEM Challenge: Which paper shape is the strongest? Engineering activity for kids from Creekside Learning.

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    This excellent list of 100 FREE Engineering Projects for Kids features free engineering unit studies, scientific printables, building and construction proje

    FREE List of 100 Engineering Projects for Kids with Printables

    Create your own wizarding adventures with these paper dolls

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    A book with activities, crafting, trivia, artwork, writing prompts. There are 28 pages of fun that you can print again and again on cold days, quiet afternoons, or anytime you want to create and play. $5 for the pdf - See more at:

    Activity Bundles

    Color mixing activities for young children. Great hands on ways to discover color.

    Color Mixing Activities For Preschool - No Time For Flash Cards

    Help #tween girls deal with #friendship fallout with @Annie_Fox 's NEW book: Girls' Q & A Book on Friendship. It's a game-changer!

    "Spin-Doctor Parenting"

    This how to make a lemon battery tutorial is perfect for a quick science fair project {or for a super fun home science experiment}.

    How to Make a Lemon Battery

    * Melted crayon art, creative, craft, decorating, colorful

    11 Rainy Day DIY Activities for Kids | Babble

    TEACH KIDS TO CODE "Public School 1st graders in Estonia are learning to code. Estonia is also: • The birthtplace of Skype • One of the first e-enabled governments • The first European Country with DSL in every school."

    5 Unbeatable Reasons Your Kid Should Be Coding

    I wish I had lessons like this when I was trying to learn :) Great activity during a weather unit. 2 liter soda bottle cut in half. Put about an inch and a half of warm water (w blue food coloring) in the bottom. Invert the top of the bottle with the lid on and fill with ice. Watch the water condensate and watch it "rain" THIS is brilliant!

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    Relentlessly Fun, Deceptively Educational: How to Make a Hovercraft

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    DIY painted feathers- kids can make them too!

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    Recommended Reads | EveryDay Learners Check out these top ten lists from nationally renowned kid lit experts! Which ones have you read?

    Recommended Reads | EveryDay Learners

    Trace the shapes art and fine motor activity || Gift of Curiosity

    Trace the shapes art project - Gift of Curiosity

    The Blooming Palette of High School Art - phenomenal resource. Well researched and executed with lessons and examples. I am already using this for my first units in art 1 and the advanced class.

    The Blooming Palette of High School Art

    Crayon Melt by michelle.r.welch.5

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    Lego Zip Line Homemade Toy Zip Line for Kids

    How to set up a simple stop motion animation project, perfect for kids or beginners.

    Easy Stop Motion Animation for Beginners - TinkerLab

    Little Family Fun: Feed the Penguin. Great winter game that can incorporate early literacy skills and a fun time with you, the grown up!

    Little Family Fun: Feed the Penguin

    American Girl Doll Play: Doll Craft - Make a Lemonade Stand! agdollplay.blogsp...

    American Girl Doll Play: Doll Craft - Make a Lemonade Stand!

    lego blocks an engineering project for kids!

    Earthquake-Proof Engineering for Skyscrapers

    Make your own sparkle snow for glorious Winter play. This stuff is so fun we could not keep our hands out of it!

    Sparkle Snow Recipe ~ Growing A Jeweled Rose

    Yay for my first Christmas craft! I hope you like it.  I combined a few of my favorite craft techniques; tape resist and salt painting, and it was so much fun.  First I taped on some Christmas trees with washi tape.  I got this tape as my weekly gift from Alt Summit.  Anyone else going?(...)

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    Easy Set-up for Stop Motion Animation with Kids |

    Easy Stop Motion Animation for Beginners - TinkerLab