Make a stunning mixed-media piece, inspired by Van Gogh’s sunflowers. This project is not difficult, but requires multiple days of […]
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!
Raid the recycling bin for materials to make this adorable zebra. It’s fun and inexpensive to put together.
These easy, edible faux ice cream cones are as tasty as they are cute. These bite-sized snacks are fun for […]
Turn ordinary chocolate chip cookies into an adorable smiley face version! This easy activity is sure to put a smile […]
Create a roll-up pencil case to hold colored pencils, crayons, or markers for traveling. It’s an easy project and a […]
This beautiful seashell door hanging is a great way to display your favorite shells. It’s a fun project for the […]
Make a cute gumball machine craft with a paper plate, a plastic plate, and pom poms. Use the provided template […]
This island scene is made by painting the individual elements and layering them on the background. It’s a fun twist […]
If you have little ones starting school this year, get them excited to ride the bus with this back-to-school school […]
It only takes a few simple craft supplies to turn an empty jar into an adorable panda. Kids will love […]
Use two paper plates to make a clock that will help kids master telling time. It’s an easy way to […]
Healthy doesn’t have to be boring! Add silly faces to applesauce cups to make a fun treat for your birthday […]
These bright butterfly sun catchers get their vivid colors from recycled plastic packaging, clear glue and some water-based markers. This […]
A bright red crab dresses up any beach party and is lots of fun to make. It starts with a […]
Star Wars fan will love creating a Princess Leia cupcake. It’s easy to do, lots of fun, and tastes good […]
Layered jello and whipped cream combine to replicate fair weather clouds on a sunny summer day. What a fun treat!
With a few twists you can turn a pipe cleaner into a toy poodle, pug or other special dog. All […]
Don’t throw away your household items. Recycle and reuse them. Make a school bus with the kids. All you need […]
Make these simple, no bake, delicious cookies that look like friendly oysters with pearls. Perfect for a mermaid or nautical […]
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 […]