nature weaving camping craft If you’ve been following Fun Crafts Kids for a while, you’ll know that we are really keen on the great outdoors and indeed, weaving, so this nature weaving camping craft really had us hooked! The desire to get our kids outside, and away from their mobile phones (if they are old enough…
These are simple to make and looked really effective for Messy Church...if you wanted it really messy - instead of stick on jewels, you could cover both sides of the stick in PVA glue and press them into glitter...
5 Engineering Challenges with Clothespins, Binder Clips, and Craft Sticks
Five engineering challenges for kids – with wooden clothespins, binder clips, and craft sticks! It’s a simple STEM activity that kids of all ages will love. Move over, expensive building sets! These simple materials were a huge hit with my boys. The first time we got them out, Owen (almost 7) spent well over an...Read More »
Build a Chain Reaction with Popsicle or Craft Sticks
Did you know that you can build an exploding chain reaction by weaving together popsicle sticks or craft sticks? I saw this post on Pinterest from Mom Trusted, and I knew that the boys would want to try this! (Update: Colored sticks make it even more fun!) The chain stays together as long as you...Read More »
STICK RAFT BUILDING STEM PROJECT. Can you build a raft that really floats? How much weight can your stick raft carry? Can your raft cope in a real stream? This STEM challenge is great fun for kids and a super way to get them stretching and developing thei