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22 Nov

Pillowcase craft ideas for education Something a bit different today. 6 standard pillowcases on a camping, outdoor theme. Bought as gifts for cottage friends but also a craft, as each kid will sign & personalize their own pillowcase using a fabric marker. Materials; Pillows Felt and foam Pipe cleaners Cottons Various ornaments Have fun..             Preschool,toddlers,homeschooling learning activities with pillows #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 33%; } #gallery-1... 

18 Nov

Thanksgiving craft ideas for kids Turkey corks!!! These came out darlin!! I didn’t set this up to be a fine motor project but after I watched my girl make hers I kept observing her lil fingers trying to grasp these tiny parts and a little or maybe it was a ??? went off in my head…we had fun making these and we will proudly display them at our table.One of my boys is not a fan of holding a pencil with a pincher grasp but watching him pinch the tiny eyes and face parts I see a hundred different ways that he can get more corfortable with it.Very cool… I made this at work today on... 

7 Nov

Flower art craft ideas for kids This page includes a lot of free flower art and craft ideas for kids.Do these pages with your students with your child and enjoy. Children are your future… You can also send your free crafts&arts or activities in this page. Flower craft,art and bulletin board ideas…   Ceren loves art,just as much as her sister! I put a flower art work together on her shelf for her to glue tell her little heart is content! I love the conversation and her thought process while working! Handprint flower art ideas for kids #gallery-3 { margin: auto; } #gallery-3... 

1 Nov

Monster craft for kindergarten or preschool Monsters!!This brought me at least 30 mins of freedom:) Three eyed monster with plastic plate and one eyed monster Monster squad made from shampoo bottle. Monster mash magnets! She did the mash…She did the monster mash…it was a magnetic smash. This was a fun one to do!It held my daughter’s interest the whole time.She loved making the creepy and fun face for her monsters.We just grabbed random things we had in our supplies:felt,star stickers buttons,eyeballs and of course glitter! We finished our Wild Monsters projects with my last... 

28 Oct

It is a shame to have to think about Christmas before Halloween is over,but such is the life of an always planning teacher! Every year my kids have a tree at school and we make ornaments to decorate it!This year we will have an African themed tree!Theses little elephants are sure to make it shine! Materials:Cardboard,pipe cleaner,colorful beads,colorful buttons and paints Today we learned the elephant and the bee song. I planned the activities I wanted to give the big – small concept. This song is really beautiful.Then we did the drama of the song. They dance and try to sing it along with... 

27 Oct

Cactus crafts activities for preschoolers Want to make something fun with the children today?Look at came to mind.It’s a cactus week this week.The despicable flower of the desert.Let’s to start This cactus crafts;Make as a decoration or as a gift, and the haberdashery will be open late so you can round off your Christmas shopping whilst you craft!                                Sometimes it’s nice to do a project that I can finish in one sitting… maybe an extended sitting  

25 Oct

Halloween craft ideas pumpkin crafts Another one of our diy halloween decorations.It is yarn hung with tacks!!! So simple,interchangeable and with things everyone has on hand.I use mini clothespins and pipe cleaners to hang the crafts Kindergarten students are doing a great job drawing realistic pumpkins using curved lines:)but I think their favourite part is mixing red only yellow paint to make their own orange:)You can make different colors for Halloween… Our crazy pumpkin patch!One of my favourite mixed media art activities to do with the kiddos! This is the last wall of the last... 

20 Oct

This page includes alot of free leaves craft ideas for kids.Do these pages with your students with your child and enjoy.These are awesome! We love making stick men or leaf crafts around here. We’ll have to introduce leafman to them.Sorry another ‘leaves man craft’ love how these are so individual and reflect the children’s personalities and developmental cognitive level.This Fall season we read the story Leaf Man and my class loved the pictures! They made their own leaf men and other leaves craft activities from the leaves we found in the park                 ... 

13 Oct

Unicorn craft ideas for kids The kids and I went to a fun graduation party hosted by our friends.Princess unicorn theme…all the kids decorated unicorn bokmarks…super cute!! Our unicorns came out adorable:) We made by paper plates I m instructing all the lunch meals and a couple crafts…today we did unicorns with paper rolls!This project was simple fun and got all the kids into a creative uproar(I have been thinking of setting up a seperate page for my meals…Cooking is a passion of mine and I often teach meals that are vegan and gluten free. The children came up with a... 

11 Oct

Play dough crafts for toddlers After our reading of Super Spiders students were invited to make a spider of their own.These creatures are all so wonderfully creepy,crawly and unique. Play dough porcupines.Learning about quills and how animals protect themselves.Kids got two balls of dough and molded their body then added toothpick quills.Last they added their eyes. It s way past bedtime,but he is got the creating bug tonight.He finally had an idea on how to use his shells and play dough.                                     

2 Oct

Owl craft preschool A family of owls created by our family….. these guys are about 2 years old!!! Thinking it is time to do some new ones, especially as the girls skill level is so much more advanced now.I love the little owls! So cute! Making the cutest stinking little owls out of construction paper,tissue paper, foam and felt. #gallery-9 { margin: auto; } #gallery-9 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 33%; } #gallery-9 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-9 .gallery-caption { margin-left:... 

24 Sep

Handmade flower craft ideas for school If your looking for an easy spring-inspired activity, and a fun way to up cycle all those left over egg cartons from Easter then look no further! These colorful egg carton flowers were inspired by pinterest. I never use to save ours until I started seeing so many wonderful art projects you can do with them, now I don’t want to throw any away.This is so great for spring day.                             These are turning out great.Who else loves tissue paper flowers? Spring project,the children painted and used glitter on egg...