Science, Art, and Math – learning with candy

What to do with all that Halloween candy?! Science, Art, and Math, that’s what! Here are some quick & easy, science, art & math for learning with candy!



Inspired By Julia Donaldson – Fancy Stick Crown

This Fancy Stick Crown is fun to make and fun to wear! Spark their imaginations with an easy craft you already have the supplies for – right in your yard!



craft, activity, and snack: Sheep Trick or Treat

Join us for a themed craft, activity, and snack to along with Sheep Trick or Treat, by Nancy Shaw – our Halloween book pick for Halloween Read & Play!



Inspired By Mo Willems – Don’t Let The Pigeon Drive the Bus

Inspired by Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus, by Mo Willems, a literary favorite of ours – create a one of a kind pigeon hand print to follow the book!



learning monkeys: Grow Crystals In A Jar {guest post}

Malia from Playdough to Plato is here today, showing us how to Grow Crystals in a Jar, for this fun kid science experiment!



kid activities: 30 Best Star Gazing Activities and Books

With summer almost here, what a perfect time for some star gazing. Check out these 30 Best Star Gazing Activities and Books!



backyard summer camp: Starry Night Sky Painting

Starry Night Sky Painting art activity – a kiddo masterpiece from the Backyard Summer Camp eBook.



book and craft: Peach Blossom Necklace

Follow along with us for a book & craft – we’ll read Travels with Charlie and create a lovely Peach Blossom Necklace to represent our state.



summer fun: Backyard Summer Camp

Backyard Summer Camp, an amazing resource for you to run your own Summer Camp – right in your own backyard!!  Hours and hours of fun and learning!



kid crafts: Washi Tape Snowflakes

Grab some colorful washi tape and paper to make these Washi Tape Snowflakes – the best part – just like a snowflake – no two are alike!



diy: Playdough Creation Kit Valentine

What better way to ask your valentine to “be mine”, than with a homemade DIY, lollipop playdough creation kit valentine.



kid-made: last minute ornaments

Besides scissors & glue, all of these kid-made last minute ornaments really only need two, or less, materials to make.  Let’s get started!



20 Days of Kid-Made Ornaments: fifty seven creations

So many fab ornaments, and so many fab bloggers that contributed from all over the world.  Enjoy this wonderful resource of all kid-made ornaments!



create kiddo: Pom-Pom Pine Cone Ornament

This simple to make Pom-Pom Pine Cone Ornament is sure to be a beautiful addition to your tree this holiday season & a wonderful kiddo craft to do.



holiday decor: Washi Tape Evergreen Tree

Get out the washi and make a festive & colorful little washi tape evergreen tree – use as a stand alone decoration or hang it for all to see.



20 Days of Kid-Made Ornaments: week 2 roundup

Come see all the kiddo crafts from week two for a kid-made Christmas!!!  This week gives us twenty-one beautiful & colorful kid-made ornaments!



little picasso: DIY little artists gift box

Create a DIY little artists gift box for the little artist in your life – great for a birthday, holiday, or any day that needs a little color!



20 Days of Kid-Made Ornaments: week 1 roundup

Come see all the kiddo crafts from week one for a kid-made Christmas!!!  This week gives us seventeen beautiful & colorful kid-made ornaments!



20 Days of a Kid-Made Christmas: ORNAMENTS, Plastic Bottle Poinsettia

20 Days of a Kid-Made Christmas: Ornaments, begins today.  We are kicking off the series with a V-made Upcycled Plastic Bottle Poinsettia Ornament.



coming soon: 20 Days of a Kid-Made Christmas

Join us on December 1st, for a fun 20-day-series of a kid-made Christmas.  This year it’s all about kid-made ornaments & how to make them!



kiddo craft: Stained Glass Turkey

This Stained Glass Turkey Craft is the perfect little activity to make with your kiddo to celebrate Thanksgiving!  Just download my free printable to start.



kiddo: Non Scary Halloween Crafts And Activities – Creepy Crawlies

A fantastic-bombastic list of NINETY plus (that’s 9-0-plus!!) kiddo-centered non scary Halloween crafts and activities – all creepy crawlies!



kiddo: Non Scary Halloween Crafts And Activities – pumpkins

A fantastic-bombastic list of SIXTY non-scary kiddo Halloween crafts and activities – all with a pumpkin theme!



learning monkeys: Butterfly Life Cycle Activity

A four-part preschool/kindergarten project, including a craft, a handwriting activity and a coloring/cutting page for learning the butterfly life cycle.



fancy fun: Fabric and Paper Bracelet

A contemporary, one-of-a-kind kiddo bracelet.  This DIY wearable art is simple to make and made with just two materials!



kiddo crafts: Beach Memento Wind Chime

Every-time the breeze blows, this kiddo-made wind chime will remind you of your fun time at the beach…the sand, the surf and the sun.



diy: Patriotic Washi Tape Wooden Bracelets

Washi Tape Wooden bracelets PATRIOTIC style – bring in the red, white & blue with this simple and fun DIY craft.



fancy fun: DIY Homemade Sparkling Beads

These DIY homemade sparkly beads are simple to make, and use very little materials.  And, with just a little bit of twine you can turn them into a necklace.



Virtual Summer Camp with Babble

Are you looking for simple, fun and creative ideas to do this summer with your kids? Well, you’re going to love this – here’s a sneak peek!



diy: Washi Tape Wooden Bracelets

With a few simple tools, these beautiful DIY washi tape bracelets can adorn your wrists too.