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School Age Crafts & Activities for Kids
We've collected almost 10,000 school age appropriate crafts and activities for kids! Seasonal, holiday, special days, any kind of activity you can think of for elementary aged kids!
This adorable penguin is made of yarn and will look so cute in your house this winter!
Kids will love this project that allows them to personalize their own letters about summer vacation.
At the end of a long, hot day, with my children on the verge of major crankiness and complaining they […]
You can make this necklace as plain or fancy as you want. For the simplest project, just use felt flowers […]
Fort Flag Building a fort in the living room is loads of fun for kids. A fort flag is a […]
These simple magnetic foam envelopes are great for storing assorted school supplies and CDs.
Want to send your child to school with a lunch that’s picture perfect? Just pack it in a whimsical hand-decorated […]
Personalized Backpack This snazzy, personalized backpack is so easy to create. It’s a great way to give last year’s […]
Get your child their own designer book cover for school, by choosing this tie-dye fabric book cover or pick out […]
Printing on tissue paper is a fun activity and results in some gorgeous paper that you can then use for […]
Here’s fun craft which you can use to hold photos or little notes.
Print your own tissue paper and use that to make some fun decoupaged jars to hold summer flowers or even […]
Make a personalized, changeable tin, just right for holding lunch money, notes and other small important items.
Watermelon recipes remind me of the sweet tastes of summer. Whether it’s for a picnic, birthday or just a family […]
This fun project can take on whatever look you want. Whether it’s a marbled design or one of more solid […]
This fun craft can be made into a magnet or a pin. It also makes a great addition to a […]
These tie dye shirts are not made with the traditional method. There’s no rubber bands, no hot water, they don’t […]
Easy to make, these postcards fit within post office guidelines and are a fun way to communicate from camp. Also […]
Here’s a great summertime or camp craft your kids can really use. Decorate a walking stick and take it with […]
The best part about these necklaces is each child’s will have its own special personality! Everyone has heard of the […]
Imagine making this name plate and hanging it from the end of your bunk this summer. You’ll be the envy […]
Treehouse Signs Treehouses are so much fun! Make a fun sign to express the treehouse rules. What You Need: Wood […]
Kids love goats. Visit a petting zoo and there’s no shortage of these cute characters. Make one of your own […]
Making a water bottle holder is a fun way to encourage you to drink more water and get out for […]
You can make this cute little Holstein out of a cardboard tube, some paint and chenille stems. Make a Cardboard […]
Tropical Fish Pinata When the kids finish making this pretty little fish, they may not have the heart to demolish their […]
What’s really fun about this particular tutorial, is that this wallet was constructed in its entirety by an 11 year […]
Do you have a little princess at your house? If you do, she’ll love this bracelet. It’s fun to make […]
Attention camp counselors and backyard camp parents! Here’s a fun way to show your child’s healthy competitive spirit. Show off […]
Whether you are out camping with your family or attending summer camp away from home, here’s a fun project that […]
This chicken is made from a recycled cardboard tube and is way too cute for words! Make a Cardboard Tube […]
This cute pilgrim is made from a recycled barbecue sauce bottle. Great for elementary aged kids. Make a Bottle Pilgrim […]
Recycle some of those cardboard tubes you have laying around into this adorable kitty cat. Use whatever color you like […]
As my kids get older we are always trying different ways to decorate Easter eggs. Here are 7 different ways […]