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Washi Tape Patterns
Washi Tape Patterns
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Washi Tape Patterns
Give your kid the opportunity to experiment with color combinations, and how the tape is applied as they make special cards for friends and family.
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Spaghetti Art
Spaghetti Art
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Spaghetti Art
Make interesting art and learn about shapes, lines and patterns by using spaghetti noodles.
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Etching Art
Etching Art
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Etching Art
Introduce your preschooler to patterns in this arts and craft activity that uses household materials to create and paint scratch prints.
Preschool
Reading & Writing
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Construct a Weather Spinner
Construct a Weather Spinner
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Construct a Weather Spinner
This weather spinner will improve observation skills by encouraging children to examine and track weather details and patterns.
Preschool
Science
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Printmaking Art
Printmaking Art
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Printmaking Art
With this fun and easy method of printing your child will draw patterns, trace them with yarn, paint and press their very own masterpieces.
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Create a Painted Rock Mosaic
Create a Painted Rock Mosaic
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Create a Painted Rock Mosaic
Make a colorful rock mosaic that will help your child practice her patterns, shapes, and colors while making a beautiful work of art!
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Pumpkin Designs
Pumpkin Designs
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Pumpkin Designs
Do something totally unique and new with a pumpkin this year! Practice designing patterns with stripes, zigzags, or geometric shapes. The sky's the limit!
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Make Beaded Candy Cane Ornaments
Make Beaded Candy Cane Ornaments
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Make Beaded Candy Cane Ornaments
Candy cane ornaments bring some cheer to your Christmas tree. Make a batch of candy cane ornaments with your child to practice patterning and fine motor skills.
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Math
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Strawberry Parfait
Strawberry Parfait
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Strawberry Parfait
Take a pretty parfait glass and help your preschooler create a simple A-B-A-B pattern as she layers strawberries and yogurt.
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Create a Cozy Poncho!
Create a Cozy Poncho!
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Create a Cozy Poncho!
Show your child how to make a cool fleece poncho without any sewing, and help develop fine motor skills and patterning at the same time. Here's how.
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Make Pumpkin Apple Stamps
Make Pumpkin Apple Stamps
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Make Pumpkin Apple Stamps
Bring out your child’s creative side with this fun Halloween-themed craft.
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Math
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DIY Name Plate
DIY Name Plate
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DIY Name Plate
Show your child how to spell their name in a whole new way with this sculptural 3-D art project.
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Recipes for Kids: Fruit Cone
Recipes for Kids: Fruit Cone
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Recipes for Kids: Fruit Cone
Encourage your preschooler to eat nutritiously by having her build this delicious summer fruit cone!
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Straw Necklaces
Straw Necklaces
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Straw Necklaces
Your child will enjoy feeling independent and creative as she develops her fine motor skills while making this necklace using just yarn and colored straws.
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Make a Moon Winder
Make a Moon Winder
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Make a Moon Winder
Here's a simple arts and crafts activity to do with your preschooler: make a moon winder toy! All you need is a plastic lid, colored paper, twine, and glue.
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Pasta Pencil Holder for Dad
Pasta Pencil Holder for Dad
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Pasta Pencil Holder for Dad
This year on Dad's day, here's a creative gift that your child can make using simple materials, some of them even recycled.
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Blow Painting
Blow Painting
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Blow Painting
Let your kid have fun painting by blowing the paint around on the paper rather than using a paintbrush. The result will be a fabulously abstract piece of art!
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Paper Cup Maracas
Paper Cup Maracas
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Paper Cup Maracas
Maracas are most commonly found in music around the world. Introduce your child to percussion and rhythm with this easy-to-make instrument.
Preschool
Social studies
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Art with Household Items
Art with Household Items
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Art with Household Items
Use common kitchen tools to create an entirely uncommon work of art!
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Egg Carton Flowers
Egg Carton Flowers
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Egg Carton Flowers
Use these pretty egg carton flowers to decorate a spring table. They don't require water, they'll never wilt, and they're perfect for Easter.
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Make a "Word Slider"
Make a "Word Slider"
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Make a "Word Slider"
Make learning word families more hands-on and interactive with this simple craft that has your child making "word sliders" out of paper plates.
Preschool
Reading & Writing
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Swinging Paints
Swinging Paints
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Swinging Paints
Try this art activitythat has your preschooler making chaotic paint designs with just a paintbrush pendulum!
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Make Treasure Strings
Make Treasure Strings
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Make Treasure Strings
Make necklaces, bracelets, belts, or garlands in this simple and fun activity that recycles old objects and let's your child make one-of-a-kind pieces of art!
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Create Line Design Prints
Create Line Design Prints
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Create Line Design Prints
Teach your child how to create lots and lots of line designs by wrapping string around wooden blocks, and using them to create line-filled prints.
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Photo Frame Craft
Photo Frame Craft
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Photo Frame Craft
Reuse the tops of tissue boxes as photo frames for treasured family photos in this fun craft activity.
Preschool
Reading & Writing
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Entry-level learners will develop a basic awareness of how objects interact through preschool pattern activities like making beaded candy cane ornaments and noodle necklaces, assessing patterns on fall leaves, and playing with tasty breakfast cereals. As they master the concept of repeating patterns, introduce longer-term thinking like days of the week and seasons of the year with fun preschool time activities.