Self Portrait Paper Doll Craft with Printable Templates - Buggy and Buddy
Create a 3-D self portrait paper doll for all kinds of occasions using our free printable boy and girl body and clothing templates. This craft for kids can be used for school or home. Create one at the start of the school year and end of the school year to compare. Or use them for units […]
Faux Stained Glass Sun Catcher Craft for Kids
Oh how kids go crazy for suncatcher crafts! This super cool suncatcher project is especially neat because it looks just like stained glass.
DIY Rainstick Craft for Kids and Science of Sound Activity
Here's how to make a rainstick using a cardboard tube and some crafting materials. The kids loved making this homemade instrument!
How to Dye Pasta for Crafts and Play
Colored pasta is one of our favorite craft and learning materials. We often dye it in batches and save it for all kinds of future kid projects and activities. Here's how to dye pasta!
Paper Plate Marble Maze STEM Challenge for Kids
MAKE YOUR OWN STRAW ROCKETS (with Printable Template) https://buggyandbuddy.com/straw-rockets-with-free-rocket-template/
How to Make a Kaleidoscope: Science for Kids
Learn how to make a kaleidoscope in this fun STEM/science activity for kids. It's such a fun way to explore light, reflections, and symmetry!
DIY Pan Flute Musical Instrument Craft and Science Activity for Kids
In this STEM / STEAM activity, kids will make a homemade pan flute using straws! After building their own pan flutes and exploring the science of sound, children will then have the opportunity to write their own songs and record the notes for those songs on the free printable recording sheet. A fun musical instrument […]
DIY Cloud Watching Binoculars Using Toilet Paper Rolls and Cotton
Make a pair of binoculars for cloud watching using empty toilet paper rolls! These cloud-themed, cardboard tube binoculars are perfect for a rainy day and would make a great addition to any weather unit.
Galaxy Handprint Art Project for Kids
This galaxy handprint art project is such a cool activity for kids! Not only is it super fun to make (who doesn’t love spray paint), but it can be turned into a special card for Mother’s Day or Father’s Day, or even framed to make a special and memorable homemade gift. This post contains […]
DIY Gliding Robot Toy (science and craft for kids) with Free Robot Template
In this robot craft children will color a free printable robot and turn it into a gliding robot toy. This fun activity combines creativity with scientific thinking.
Free Printable Balancing Robot STEM Activity for Kids
Here's a fun science activity that really gets kids thinking! Children will explore balance and center of gravity by creating a balancing robot!
Painted Rock Photo Holder Craft for Kids
This painted rock photo holder craft for kids is perfect as a homemade gift for Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Christmas, and also makes a great summer camp craft! This creative craft using stones of various sizes can be adapted for just about any age. I’ll share tips for adapting this craft for each of the […]
Father's Day Craft: Tie Shaped Bookmark Using Tear Art Newspaper
Here's a simple Father's Day craft for kids to create-homemade bookmarks using a tear art technique and newspaper- perfect for preschoolers and kindergarteners.
Over 65 Ocean Crafts for Kids Using Common Materials from Home
Grab some paper plates, egg cartons, cardboard tubes, and other common items from around the house and create all kinds of sea animal and ocean crafts! This collection of sea animal crafts and ocean crafts can be made from recyclables and other common materials and includes links to directions for making starfish, whales, fish, walrus, octopus, […]
Egg Carton Ladybug Craft for Kids
Here is an easy ladybug craft for kids using egg cartons! You’ll just need a few common supplies to make these cute little insects. This art project is perfect for preschool and kindergarten. Follow our Crafts for Kids Pinterest board! This post contains affiliate links. Ladybug activities are always fun to do this […]
Paper Plate Butterfly Life Cycle Craft
In this fun spring craft for kids, children will illustrate the butterfly life cycle on a paper plate. There's also a free printable to help get you started!