Also on these boards
Silly Sand... one of those inventions by someone who obviously had no kids! "Let's make sand art in the kitchen, and hope it stays in one place!" (kind of what many moms think of the creator of Play Doh) ...Actually, it was an amazingly fun craft, and one that I remember fondly as a favorite!
Tinkertoys. My kids spent many hours constructing things with these wooden sticks and wheels. Creative entertainment