20 Lucky Shamrock Crafts for Kids to Make this St. Patrick’s Day

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Time for a little luck! Make a few of these lucky shamrock crafts for kids! Maybe its the luck we need! St. Patrick's day is full of fun and laughter for adults, lots of green beer, right? St. Patrick's day is one of the two times a year my small town has a parade. We take it as a sign of spring and it makes us all happy to get outside and enjoy the fresh air. After such a ...

Rainbow Sponge Painting is Super Cool!

Rainbow sponge painting is super cool!

I think kids of all ages will think that rainbow sponge painting is super cool! Girls, boys, toddler, preschoolers, grade-schoolers, all of them, this is a fun and magical way to make a rainbow! I wish I could claim the idea of painting a rainbow with a sponge, but I saw it last year over at Strong Start. While this is a kid-friendly idea, a lot of the prep needs to be ...

Paper Clip Chain Fine Motor Skills Craft for Kids

Quick paper clip craft for the kids to make is a simple paper clip chain - hooking the paper clips together is great for fine motor!

A quick paper clip craft for the kids to make is a simple paper clip chain that's excellent for fine motor skills! Something I'm learning from the supplies activities poll I asked last week is that paper clips are in most of your homes. And yep, I have them too. All that is needed is paper clips. Just paper clips. Easy enough. So go raid your desk drawer. And then ...

Learn to Spell Your Name & Make a Rainbow

Learn to spell your name and make a rainbow!

George has been learning to spell his name. And he's getting so much better at it! This is an activity that was fun to make a rainbow in the process, but also a great way to learn to spell your name! To start I made 7 strips of paper in the colors of the rainbow and cut them at various lengths getting longer and longer. I then wrote the letter of his name on each ...