Click on an activity in the set below to see more info.
Homemade PeriscopeView Full Activity
Make a periscope with milk cartons and mirrors! This preschool activity is great for playing secret agent and learning simple physics.
Tin Can PhoneView Full Activity
Tin can phones offer something modern versions don't - a fun project to make with a friend, and a dramatic illustration of vibration and sound waves.
Make Your Own HorseView Full Activity
Whether your child wants to be a cowboy or a princess, this homemade horse prop is perfect to use in all sorts of imaginative play!
Easy TubescopeView Full Activity
Here's an arts and crafts activity for your preschool or pre-kindergarten child: make a tubescope out of a cardboard tube and colored and wax paper!
Paper Cup MaracasView Full Activity
Maracas are most commonly found in music around the world. Introduce your child to percussion and rhythm with this easy-to-make instrument.
Make Your Own RainstickView Full Activity
There's no need to hunt down a cactus for this rainstick craft. In fact, you can recycle items you probably already have on hand.
The set is continued below.
Homemade CastanetsView Full Activity
There's no need to buy musical instruments when you can make your own castanets in less time than it takes to click your way through a percussive song.
Alphabet BlocksView Full Activity
Create your own set of alphabet blocks: you can make just a few or all 26.