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I babysit a 2 year old.

i babysit a 2 year old. i need some cheap,fun craft ideas for her to do. does anybody have any ideas?

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bentley4eva

Asked by bentley4eva at 10:25 AM on Jun. 22, 2011 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • Bubbles, sidewalk chalk, push toys, ride on toys, baby pool, water the plants with the hose (my kids love this) sprinkler.
    mompam

    Answer by mompam at 10:38 AM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • Ooops, sorry, I didn't read craft!!!
    mompam

    Answer by mompam at 10:38 AM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • Handprint plaque. I like this because its usuing ingredients from your home.
    2 cups flour,1/2 cup salt, 3/4 cup hot water, 1 tablespoon veg oil, 1 pie tin, pencil, ribbon, and decorative materials like, glitter or paint, or markers.

    Mix salt and water in bowl....allow salt to dissolve almost completely. add oil and flour and mix well. knead the dough until smooth.
    press the dough into pie tin. Have child press hand into dough....deep but not to the bottom. write childs name in remaining space with pencil. make a hole at the top so the ribbon can be strung through. bake handprint at 350 degrees four about an hour. watch carefully to make sure it doesnt over brown. let cool then decorate.
    Terra24

    Answer by Terra24 at 10:40 AM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • oops meant for...not four
    Terra24

    Answer by Terra24 at 10:42 AM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • finger painting with pudding................stringing large wooden beads................gluing cheerios to construction paper.............fruit/veggie painting (cut various fruits & veggies in half, dip in paint and use to stamp paper)..................leaf rubbings (leaves between 2 pieces of paper, use the broad side of a crayon to rub it and see the imprint)....................sand art (recycled baby food jars work great- can also used dried beans of different colors, just glue the top on when done so LO doesn't open it and make a mess)......................
    Kimedbs

    Answer by Kimedbs at 11:25 AM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • thanx everyone for the ideas!! im gonna try them wen i watch her next.
    bentley4eva

    Comment by bentley4eva (original poster) at 1:05 PM on Jun. 22, 2011

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