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39 Crafts To Make During Spring Break

Posted by on Feb. 24, 2013 at 11:33 PM
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  1. Make I Spy Bags.
  2. Make paper plate zoo animals.
  3. Make a character breakfast out of food. The kids will love helping!
  4. Have fun with your food and make a creative snack.
  5. Paint with kool-aid. Smells good too!
  6. Read your favorite Dr. Seuss book and create a craft to do with it.
  7. Make things out of cardboard. Check out this awesome idea- filled- post oncardboard creativity 101. Then, hop over and check out Tip Junkie’s list of 32 things you can make with cardboard.
  8. Make your own slime using this recipe, which glows in the dark!
  9. Make homemade play dough. I also have a pie flavored playdough recipe.
  10. Make goop.
  11. Make S’Mores- go traditional or make these Owl S’Mores. So cute!
  12. Make homemade marshmallows.
  13. Make soap on a rope.
  14. Make these bird treats and hang them in a tree near a window so you can watch the birds enjoy. Here is another awesome bird treat tutorial.
  15. Make bathtub puff paint.
  16. Bake Mommy Cookies together.
  17. Make this cherry cake recipe together.
  18. Make an obsticle course (or hold an olympics) in your backyard. So fun! You can make first place, second place, third place ribbons using construction paper and yarn.
  19. Make a sensory tub. Great for toddlers and preschoolers.
  20. Make a time capsule.
  21. Make homemade ice cream. Here is a list of tips as well as five recipes you can make! And I have a recipe for ice cream without a machine.
  22. Make homemade bubbles.
  23. Make liquid sidewalk chalk and then have a creativity contest.
  24. Make a pet rock.
  25. Make homemade finger paint.
  26. Make your own felt play mat.
  27. Make a busy tray. Super smart and practical.
  28. Re-purpose broken crayons into your favorite mold shape and print some free color sheets.
  29. Make a lemonade stand.
  30. Make homemade pizza together. Here is a list of ways to make pizza un-boring.
  31. Make your own board game.
  32. Make sock puppets and have a sock puppet play.
  33. Make finger puppets. Here is a free download.
  34. Make your own stick horse.
  35. Make homemade popsicle. Here is a great list of popsicle recipes.
  36. Make something origami. Here is a site with a bunch of kid friendly origami ideas.
  37. Make an assortment of muffins together. Here are 28 muffin recipes you can indulge in.
  38. For your little toddler guys who want to be crafty, make ice paint. Pretty cool.
  39. Make your own kite. Here are 27 different kites you can make.


by on Feb. 24, 2013 at 11:33 PM
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by on Feb. 25, 2013 at 12:11 AM

Thanks for sharing :)

by on Feb. 25, 2013 at 9:46 AM

i wish you had this list pinned so i could steal it from you..lOl

by Bronze Member on Feb. 25, 2013 at 10:41 AM
Thank you awesome ideas
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by on Feb. 25, 2013 at 1:14 PM

Thanks, I love crafts!

by on Feb. 26, 2013 at 8:43 AM

nice thanks

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by Member on Feb. 26, 2013 at 10:43 AM
Right on, thanks!
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