Make these simple, no bake, delicious cookies that look like friendly oysters with pearls. Perfect for a mermaid or nautical […]
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!
Paint pouring is all about experimenting and embracing the creative process! Give it a try with this beautiful rock project. […]
Make your own marble maze out of Lego bricks. It’s easy to do and so much fun!
Turn an ice cream cone pinata into a space ship at warp speed. Great for a birthday party.
Sure, you can have ants on a log. But wouldn’t you rather have adorable, smiling caterpillars crawling across your peanut […]
Turn sponges and duct tape into fun sailboats. Perfect for the bathtub or outdoor play.
Turn a small paper mache ball into a cool baseball pencil topper! This makes a great craft or favor for […]
Decorate glassware with removable images you make yourself. Make them to fit any theme and let your guests pick their […]
Use bubble wrap and paint to print fun, tropical-colored pineapples. Any age or ability can make this simple, but lovely, […]
Tinker around to build some cool and one-of-a-kind creatures! This project is a great way to use up any leftover craft […]
Piñatas are tons of fun for special occasions like birthdays, but they usually get whacked and thrown away. Instead, make […]
It’s that classic magician’s trick – pulling a rabbit out of a hat! This interactive craft is a lot of […]
Take a bit of the beach home with you by crafting these cool sand-filled bottles. Kids will have fun making […]
Kids will love making these adorable jellyfish! Choose whatever colors you like and make a whole smack of them!
Welcome summer with this fun and easy paper plate craft. Use your creativity to give your sun a unique personality!
This simple gathered skirt is an easy beginner sewing project. Make your own with your favorite fabric.
Turn a paper plate into a cool hot air balloon. Each section has a different texture to make it a […]
These seashells made from Sculpey clay are easy to make and so cute. Even better, they’re erasers you can actually […]
Celebrate back-to-school with these cute and tasty apple pretzels. They make a wonderful gift for Teacher Appreciation Day or any […]
Create a bright and colorful felt wreath inspired by beautiful hibiscus flowers and monstera leaves. This easy craft will bring […]
Turn a cardboard tube into Chester, the adorable raccoon cub from ‘The Kissing Hand.’ Or leave the heart off for […]
Make your own jersey cookies for a sports-themed party or event! Flexible craft metal is easy to cut and bend […]
Preserve your little ballerina’s petite handprints forever with this beautiful handprint project. This would also make a wonderful gift for […]
Need a craft that starts with the Letter Y? Try this cute Yawn Craft!
Learn how to transform an ordinary paper plate into this cute crab! A fun summertime craft for your kids.
These sweet and salty pretzel pencils are a fun way to celebrate the beginning of the new school year. They’re […]
If your little one loves books by Mo Willems, then this is a great construction paper craft for you! The […]
Use salt dough to create two-dimensional clay pots, inspired by the intricate artwork of the Pueblo people. This is a […]
Mistakes are impossible to make with these cute splatter paint pots. They’re fun, easy and no artistic ability is required!
These adorable bugs are made from plastic Easter eggs and LED tea lights.
Make a mini version of an airstream camper using old cardboard. The kids can have unlimited adventures in this little […]
Learn how to make your own sun catchers in any shape or design you can dream up. It’s easy, kid-friendly, […]
This adorable bear barrette is a fun way to introduce kids to sewing. Follow the steps to make the bear, […]
Using a foil stamping technique to create your own moon, then add toothbrush splatter stars and Snoopy with the American […]
Haven’t mastered brush lettering? Learn how to transfer your favorite inspirational quote to a canvas, then paint it, and decorate […]
Make a beautiful mosaic using leftover paint chips. The project is just as nice when you use cardstock, patterned paper, […]
Quick and easy to make, these adorable swimsuit cover-ups are made from towels! Great for the pool or beach and […]
This standing elephant is made from a single sheet of construction paper. A fun and easy craft for school-age children.
Create a simple skirt with an embroidered denim band. This sewing project is easy to make and beginner friendly.
Dress up your homework station with this easy to make cardboard tube desk caddy. A great way to recycle empty […]
Make adorable (and tasty!) marshmallow clowns for your circus-themed party or for everyday fun. So much room for creativity!
This abstract butterfly craft is inspired by the artwork of Alexander Calder. It uses pipe cleaners and clay to mimic […]
Brightly colored tissue paper and recycled light bulbs are turned into friendly fliers! Hang them in the trees to add […]
This paper plate boat is a fun summer craft for kids. It’s easy to transform into a pirate ship, a […]
Create a beaded sun using craft sticks, yarn, and pony beads. This simplified version of a God’s Eye is easy […]
These cheery bear cookies are fun to eat and so easy to make. Serve them at a teddy bear picnic […]
Turn an empty milk carton, egg carton, straws and other recyclables into a cool pirate ship. A perfect craft for […]
Look back at Earth from this paper plate spacecraft! This easy and inexpensive craft is an excellent project to do […]
These adorable tropical fish start with painted paper plates and pieces of aluminum foil. Each fish is one-of-a-kind, with lots of room […]
Make a sturdy drawstring bag to hold cleats or other sports shoes. This handy bag keeps everything contained, is lightweight, […]
These adorable clam critters are easy to make. What a fun way to use shells!
Turn a Twinkie into one of the most interesting ocean creatures, the narwhal. Easy, fun and tasty!
Turn paper plates into adorable panda puppets, then have fun putting on a puppet show. Lots of room for creativity.
These adorable cookies look like corn dogs but are sweet as can be!
Turn common household recyclables into hobby horse that’s perfect for indoor play. Add a paper bag vest and your little […]
Ditch the plastic and make a drawstring gift bag, complete with divider. The little bag is designed to comfortably hold […]
Here’s something to do with the clam shells the kids found at the beach. Turn them into these cute Clam […]
These Mickey Mouse cupcakes are such a fun treat and quite easy to make. Perfect for a Disney-themed party or […]
Painting an inspirational canvas is so easy when you start with a coloring page! Learn how to decoupage your design, […]
Ball and cup toys are so popular right now. Make your own version using empty cardboard tubes decorated with your […]