Busy bags and travel kits · Fine motor skills · Literacy and numeracy · Wooden crafts

Learning maths with clothes pegs

Clothes pegs are a cheap, fun way for kids to learn about numbers, counting and telling the time, as well as developing fine motor skills. ¬†Combine them with craft sticks, DIY clip cards, leaves, paper plates and even string! Here are some of our favourite ideas for learning maths with clothes pegs! Missing number math… Continue reading Learning maths with clothes pegs

Musical instruments · Painting · Paper plate crafts · Rainbow art and crafts · Recycled crafts · Wooden crafts

Make your own musical instruments

Your kids can make their own musical instruments at home with simple materials, including: recycled materials: cardboard boxes and tubes, bottle tops and lids, shampoo bottles, tin cans and empty ribbon spools rubber bands and wool/yarn paper plates wooden sticks, spoons, embroidery hoops and craft sticks Here are some of our favourite DIY musical instruments… Continue reading Make your own musical instruments

Fine motor skills · Paper plate crafts · Recycled crafts · Toys and games · Wooden crafts

Magnificent marble runs to make

Your kids can design and make their own magnificent marble runs with some simple things you probably have at home, including: paper plates & straws cardboard boxes & tubes other recycled materials wooden craft/dowel sticks Here are some of our favourite marble run ideas! Paper plates Design a paper plate marble maze from Buggy and… Continue reading Magnificent marble runs to make

Bird crafts · Button crafts · Drawing & colouring · Feather crafts · Felt crafts · Nature art and craft · Painting · Paper plate crafts · Recycled crafts · Rock painting & decorating · Sewing for kids · Wool/yarn crafts

20 amazing owl crafts

  Here are some of our favourite owl crafts for kids! Material owls How to make a sock owl (no sew) from Baby Centre Burlap owl craft (no sew) from Kids craft room Felt owls Stuffed felt owl magnets from Petit bout de chou Felt owl stuffie from Lia Griffith Cozy & quick owl hand… Continue reading 20 amazing owl crafts

Fairy crafts · Felt crafts · Nature art and craft · Rock painting & decorating · Wooden crafts

Gorgeous fairies

In our previous post, we shared some of our favourite ideas for creating your own magical fairy gardens at home. ¬†Well, no magical fairy garden would be complete without gorgeous fairies! You can make fairies with: natural and recycled materials wooden peg dolls, felt and wool/yarn pom poms craft sticks and wool/yarn decorated rocks and… Continue reading Gorgeous fairies