Make cool and stylish pencil toppers that will inspire your kids to write. Perfect for back to school.
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!
A simple sewing project that can be used two ways… as a hair elastic and as a “one size fits […]
What a fun project as the summer days wind down and the days get shorter and shorter. Make some glow […]
Anyone who has ever been involved with scouts will remember the classic sit upon! Fun to make and easy enough […]
What a great idea for summer painting fun! Make rainbow ice cubes and get out in the sun for some […]
These adorable magnets are easy to make and perfect for back to school. Give them as teacher’s gifts or use […]
Jump on the Angry Bird crafting band wagon and makes these adorable pom pom birds.
This super cute puppet worm is full of color and lots of fun to play with.
A lovely summer craft: Make a summer pinwheel and watch as it turns in the breeze!
Make this adorable holder for your child’s times table cards.
Make a fun crayon box to hold all your goodies in! Would also make a fun teacher’s gift.
Make glitter clips with decoupage. incredibly simple and oh so cute! Perfect for back to school.
An adorable fish made from recycled cardboard tubes. Great for an undersea bedroom decoration!
These adorable flip flops are easy to make and fun to customize. use your favorite colors to make your own […]
This is a fun tutorial for a Sewing Kit. The link has images to print out on fabric for cut […]
A super easy bracelet your kids can make from a button and ric rac.
Adorable shirts using glue and a tie dye kit. Make one today!
This cute pencil bag is made from 2 Capri Sun pouches. A great back to school craft!
An adorable glow in the dark project that looks like a jar full of lightning bugs (fireflies).
A fun way to create art using a rolling pin and paint. No two pictures will be the same!
Here’s a fun way to use up pretty paper scraps making an adorable little monster to chew on the corners […]
Creating a mold with wet sand and then casting objects with plaster of paris. A great project for your school […]
Make a woven friendship bracelet using a circular cardboard loom with this tutorial! Much quicker than most knotted friendship bracelets, […]
Make this fun puppet playhouse for hours of fun with your little ones!
A simple way to bend a popsicle stick and create a colorful bracelet. Such a fun project and the girls […]
Water bottles, vegetable oil, water, food coloring and alka seltzer turn into fun and colorful lava lamps.
Check out these crafty ideas for taking some healthy, kid-friendly travel/camping snacks on your next road trip. A great way […]
Kids will love these cinnamon chips cut out with any fun cookie cutters. Served them with watermelon salsa!
Have a ball making these bright bugs for the backyard. Your little ones will love helping you paint a ladybug […]
Boredom Buster — create guitars out of cardboard boxes, take “rock star” pictures and have your own concert in the […]
This cute ladybug hat is really easy to make. You’ll need a red hat and some fabric paint. Make one […]
This neat nail design is pretty simple to do but requires adult supervision/ interaction for sure! The result is very […]
A beautiful crown of flowers any girl will love. Perfect for a wedding, princess party, 60’s party or just for […]
Cups with balloons on them turned into pom pom launchers. A fun game for your kids that won’t take their […]
Make a whole tree full of these Ghost Windsocks for Halloween fun. They’ll look great hanging at your house and […]
Beat the summer heat and make your own Rainbow Ice for the water table or kiddie pool! Extra credit: kids […]
Make a backpack for your dolls using our simple instructions. Add embellishments and doll sized school supplies and your doll […]
Tissue Paper Fall Leaves can be as intricate or as simple as the individual crafter’s ability. Everybody will be happy […]
Add some sparkle to a plain jane ponytail using ribbons from your craft closet! Simple instructions to follow. Make adorable […]
A fun and inexpensive way to count your way down to the first day of school! Each pencil flag hides […]
You can create beautiful tie dyed tissue paper to use as gift wrap or for other craft projects with just […]
Backpack Monster This monster will look adorable hanging from a backpack when it’s time to head back to school. It’s […]
Foam Pencil Case This pencil case is really fun for kids to make because it incorporates sewing, which will give […]
Put kids to work recycling those old empty soda bottles and turning them into fun wind toys.
These whimsical Ann Wood boats are made from paper mache and fabric. Make some for the nursery or your child’s […]
Bright colors and memorable tones make this a nice gift for someone of almost any age and interest.
Make a carnation flower out of a tissue napkin or serviette.
Here’s a great way to use those colorful crayons you’ve melted and molded into fun shapes. Not only does it […]
Cute pencil cases for back to school. A great project for your teen or preteen!
Use plastic milk jugs and paint to make these adorable little ladybugs. It’s a great way to use a material […]
Made from acorns and twigs, this fun nature craft can be hung inside or out!
Use an old box to create this cute Monster Box.
Create a place for your pens right on your notebook.
Fun and easy lemonade stand made from recycled cardboard. Decorate with leftover or inexpensive party supplies and your dolls will […]
Get your kids involved with keeping your car clean by having them create these car bags.
Your kids can make this faux mosaic pot with just a few simple supplies.
This fun nature craft will help your children preserve those pretty flowers they love to pick. With some light colored […]
Make your own bike book bag out of vintage tea towels (or non-vintage) to hold things like, um, a book, […]
Have your child decorate their own personalized pillow with fabric markers or fabric paint. They can proudly show it sitting […]