a 'calm down jar' - shake the jar and the child has to watch the jar until the glitter settles. great alternative to using 'time out' as calm down time. Great idea till the kid throws the jar cause they are mad. Plastic jar would be a must.
New Year's Memory Jar-even I can do this: throughout the year, write down and date a memory that makes you smile. On New Year's Eve, open and re-read what made the year wonderful! Want to make this an annual family tradition.
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100 things to buy at the dollar store and how to play with them! Crazy amazing list of ideas! I am already addicted to the dollar store AND organizing! My pantry, laundry room, bathrooms may become OVER organized!
idea for seafood week activity Underwater I Spy Jars: let kids fill old mason jars with rocks and shells from the beach to turn them into underwater worlds and play I Spy games. A fun summer craft for kids of different ages!
"A Mind Jar is a meditation tool to use whenever a child feels stressed, overwhelmed or upset. When you shake the jar, imagine your head full of whirling thoughts, then watch them slowly settle while you calm down".
DIY: Roll Around Some Colorful Fun with Marble Painting!
Another science fair idea: Make rainbow roses by splitting the stems into strands and placing each one in food coloring. The roses draw the food coloring into the petals.Hmmm not a bad idea for Amarah's Science Fair Project!