Defrosting Animals: freeze animals in containers and give kids tools to get them out. ----TOOLS? What kind of tools?
Wild and crazy
Fun Thanksgiving craft for kids to give them a chance to say what they are thankful for.
For the Birds
So Smart to save extra cookie dough! Only cook what you need that day, then shape them into balls and freeze the balls! Take them out to
wishes and dreams
freeze little toys in layers of ice and then have this kids chip them out on a hot summer day! simple and can take hours for them!
Activity that demonstrates KIND WORDS. Have kids squeeze out tube of toothpaste then get them to try to put it back in. Just like rudeness and meanness comes out easily, it is hard to take back. Nice lesson with visual demonstration
This is my kind of terrarium! Get kids interested in terrariums by adding something fun as a prop. Check out our class this spring:
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Hot Pockets...freeze them ahead of time and pull them out as needed.
Homemade baby food--freeze in ice cube trays, pop about 6 of same kind in a freezer bag and label with date & contents. Take out what you need and thaw.
Packaging & Wrapping
Silly Jack o' Lanterns. Don't tell kids what you are making at first, just have them cut out shapes as you go until you get to orange. They look super silly with huge grins or mouths, and out of proportion features that way!
Things to Create
If you know a car lover with a birthday coming up, some kind of motoring accessory makes the obvious gift idea. With so many things available, though, it can be hard to know quite what to give them.
How to get wax out of old candles to reuse containers.
This is the Buckley Family. The children were Susan and John. As a Halloween joke, the kids in the neighborhood were going to get a dummy and pretend to chop its head off. The Buckley children thought it would be hilarious to actually murder their mother, so when the kids walked up the the door, they got an axe and slaughtered her. Once everyone figured out what they had really done the kids were long gone. The only picture of them was this photo, taken by a trick or treater.......
If you have kids, or even if you have ever been around kids, you know that they just love bubbles. While there are a lot of bubble recipes out there, not all of them will give you bubbles that your kids can actually play with. Most will pop just as soon as you blow them.