DIY necklace made from metal washers.

27 Useful Fashionable DIY Ideas

Pom Pom Popper craft

Come Together Kids: Mini Marshmallow Shooters (or Pom Pom Poppers) put a balloon over the top half of a stiff plastic cup, with the bottom of the cup removed. Pull of the balloon tie with the pompom inside, and POP!

Robot making ideas...with stuff you can find around the house. (Thanks, Silver City!)

How to... Make a Mini Robot

One for slightly older kids, my neighbour's old boy LOVED making these - mini robots - so cool and relatively easy! *Looks like a great boy's craft = )

This would be great using magnetic paint on a spot in your library - for early learners. You can change out the patterns for different challenges.

If you& facing a plane or car trip with a little one, try making this fun magnetic shapes game in a binder. Challenge them to replicate the design they see on the page or let them go free form and design their own patterns.

I like the design of this bots: found objects or collaborative

robots made out of junk- the background colour especially makes these robots seem friendly but the use of found objects imply they are not high-tech or overpowering- i imagine they would be submissive to a human master/creator

Teen craft: Tie Dye T-Shirts with Sharpie Markers. Supplies: cotton tshirts, color Sharpies, rubber bands, disposable cups, rubbing alcohol, cardboard to prevent color from bleeding through the shirt. Instant results!

Sharpies and Rubbing Alcohol. Cooler than tie dye Sharpies and Rubbing Alcohol. Cooler than tie dye is creative inspiration for us. Get more photo about home decor related with by looking at photos.

washer necklace - Originally recommended as "useful library craft," but it would be a great boredom buster, too.

washer necklace - Originally recommended as "useful library craft," but it would be a great boredom buster, too. (Cool Crafts For Sleepovers)

This is one of my favorites to illustrate that vibrations cause sound. Use a rubber band to attach a piece of thin rubber (a piece of a balloon or rubber glove) to one side of a PVC elbow. Put a few pieces of rice on the taut piece of rubber. Talk into the open end of the PVC pipe and watch the rice dance (sound waves). The louder you talk, the better the rice jumps.

Teaching Sound - This is a PVC elbow with a rubber band around cut balloon covering the end. Place rice on top and talk into it to see the sound waves vibrate!

Alka Seltzer, oil & water experiment from Little Bins for Little Hands (",)

Alka Seltzer, Oil and Water Science Experiment

Make: Magazine - Makerspace Ideas

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Make: Magazine - Makerspace Ideas

Flip book craft using index cards and office clip. Note that I had better luck with a medium black binder clip than with the silver bulldog clip shown, using a stack of 50 cards. Also, you can make FOUR movies from each stack of cards by moving the binder clip and by using the back side of the cards as well as the front.

Paper Movies: Flip Book

Animator/Filmmaker wannabes: a how-to from Martha Stewart: "With flip books made from index cards held together with bulldog clips, kids will learn how animation works and have fun in the process.

Shop for summer reading goodies! If you go a voucher, you can shop online here. If you aren't sure if you have a voucher, please contact the Youth Services Consultant.

Shop for summer reading goodies! If you go a voucher, you can shop online here. If you aren't sure if you have a voucher, please contact the Youth Services Consultant.

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