Mix playing and learning while playing with your matchbox cars! A fun game for kids that encourages learning as well.
Turn your empty egg cartons into fun fire trucks, featuring your child as the driver! Great for Fire Prevention Week […]
This ‘wheely’ cute shirt is made with a really fun technique – using fruit for stamps! Dried lemons are painted […]
The kids will have so much fun making these ice cube sail boats from a cup, a straw, and some […]
This traffic light project is designed specifically to teach children about traffic safety. It’s a must for parents of preschoolers […]
Turn those empty cardboard tubes into slick racecars, using little more than paint and construction paper. A fun project for […]
Make a cute fingerprint freight train, inspired by Donald Crew’s classic book. There are suggestions on the site for many […]
Paper plates and construction paper become traffic lights. This craft is perfect to do during Transportation Week.
Decorated with candies and marshmallows, these cookie treats pay tribute to the Tow Mater, who is always willing to lend […]
Craft up the cutest little sailboat to act as treat holders. They also make great place cards for Thanksgiving dinner.
Use rimmed paper plates and blocks to create an awesome marble track. Build very simple tracks with younger children. With […]
Turn paper plates into the Mayflower this Thanksgiving. Including your own pictures makes it so much fun!
This Footprint Rocket makes the perfect outer space craft! It also doubles as a fun, out-of-this-world keepsake!
Use masking tape on the floor for an instant racetrack! Go as far and as intricate as you like, leave […]
5..4..3..2..1.. Lift off into the kitchen with your little astronauts to make these tasty space shuttle cakes. A perfect snack […]
Honor our first responders with this cute footprint craft. Giggles will abound when kids paint their feet to make their […]
Gather up a few recycled items from around the house to make your own bulldozer. Follow the easy step-by-step instructions […]
Turn empty shoeboxes into train that holds dolls or stuffed animals. Little ones will have a lot of fun pulling […]
Introduce the concept of analogous colors and warm/cool colors with this beautiful hot air balloon project. Each is one-of-a-kind and […]
Create a racetrack game from construction paper, then get ready to play! This will provide hours of fun as your […]
Enhance a study of Community Helpers with this fun police car craft. It’s easy to do with just a little […]
Transform a cardboard box into a rocket ship that any alien would be proud of. Use cardboard, paint and other […]
This balloon-powered car will keep kids busy for hours. It’s a great project for kids to learn while having tons […]
Turn an empty CD case and construction paper scraps into an adorable dump truck! There is so much room for […]
Entertain your kids with a simple (but fun!) project made with materials you have on hand. They’ll love playing with […]
Use empty containers and craft foam to create an awesome city. Add some cars and it is perfect for hours […]
This cute Disney Cars Mater cake is made from 3 cupcakes, lots of frosting, and some fun store-bought items. The […]
Duct tape and white-out make this fabulous road monogram. Add some cars and you have a great accessory for a […]
Turn cardboard boxes and a few other household items into these creative cars. It’s a fun rainy day project or […]
This helicopter ornament is made out of a clear glass ball, wooden spatulas/ice cream sticks, and some odds and ends […]
Make Thomas, James, Percy and the rest of the gang from Sodor! These toddler-friendly costumes are easy to make and […]
Egg Cup Ships This Columbus Day, make your own mini versions of the Nina, Pinta, and the Santa Maria! This […]
Make a school bus and school from recycled cardboard items and wallet-sized school pictures! This is a great craft for […]
If you have little ones starting school this year, get them excited to ride the bus with this back-to-school school […]
Turn an ice cream cone pinata into a space ship at warp speed. Great for a birthday party.
Turn sponges and duct tape into fun sailboats. Perfect for the bathtub or outdoor play.
Turn an empty milk carton, egg carton, straws and other recyclables into a cool pirate ship. A perfect craft for […]
This awesome train is made entirely from recycled packaging and other household castoffs. What a wonderful way to turn trash […]
Don’t recycle those cardboard boxes just yet! Use them to make an awesome skyscraper and parking garage that is perfect […]
Transform an empty cereal box into an awesome snack tray, perfect for Family Movie Night at home. A great activity […]
These cute clothespin airplanes are inspired by everyone’s favorite beagle, Snoopy! Make the planes then help Snoopy battle the Red Baron.
Vvvvrrroom! Have fun making your own cardboard tube race car. This easy craft is made with recycled items from around […]
This project combines many techniques: drawing, cutting and shaping with paper, painting waves and composition. This activity works well for […]
Kids will have as much fun building this car garage as they will have playing with it. The best part […]
Send your space man on a trip with jet packs made from recycled materials. Easy to make from items you […]
Make the Vikings come alive by recreating a longship for your kids to play in! Made from recycled cardboard and […]
This fun airplane is made from clothespins and craft sticks. A great craft for boys!
Just cut off a corner of a plastic file, put a toothpick through it to keep the shape, and put […]
Make boats from corks, craft sticks and craft foam. If the weather is warm, sail them in a pool or […]
If you need ideas for creative Pinewood Derby cars, look no further! This tutorial shows how to make a car […]
This Amish Buggy Art is inspired by the buggies of eastern Ohio. Sharpen your pencil and get started!
Create an airport out of cardboard for hours of pretend play! You can even add lights, just like a real […]
Turn a paper towel tube and some rubber bands into an awesome car to race with friends! It’s so much […]
Discover how helicopters work with this fun, easy, and inexpensive science experiment. All you need are paper, scissors, and paperclips!
This recycled egg carton bus is a fun craft created by a six year old with her Mom’s help.
This printable train track project is the perfect activity for your kids. Click through and find out how to make […]
Printable road maps are fun and inexpensive entertainment for kids. Get step-by-step instructions and a free PDF for the whole […]
Turn a tissue box into a paddle wheel steamboat! A great craft for when they are stuck at home with […]
These dry erase Thanksgiving mats are fast to make and are perfect for wiggly kids at the Thanksgiving dinner table. […]
Need a quick and inexpensive way to entertain your kids on a hot summer day? Try making a foil river! […]