40 Fun Animal Crafts for Kids

These Fun Animal Crafts are perfect for rainy days.  You can teach your children fun facts about each animal you make.  Each animal has their own amazing trait that is unlike any other.  For example did you know even when a snake has its eyes closed, it can still see through its eyelids?  My little ones […]

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Popsicle Stick Tiger Craft for Kids

Tigers can reach a length of up to 11 feet & reach weights up to 660 pounds, making them the largest of the cat family. 1 in every 10,000 tiger carries the gene that makes them white. Our tiger is the of the orange variety but adorable none the less. This craft is fun & a […]

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Handprint Hedgehog Craft for Kids

There are 17 different species of these adorable little guys.  I have always thought a hedgehog would make an awesome pet, my husband however does not agree.  The spines of a hedgehogs, are stiff hollow hairs & they are not poisonous.  They are hard to remove & only fall out once in a hedgehogs lifetime. […]

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15 Ocean Animal Crafts for Kids

The Ocean is full of all kinds of fascinating animals.  The tiniest being Zooplankton & the biggest being Blue Whales.  Big or little these animals all live make up their own little world under the Ocean.  Here are some fun crafts (& some facts) about some of these interesting animals. 1) Jellyfish Craft for Kids […]

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Jellyfish Craft for Kids

My kids have been fascinated with jellyfish every since they saw Dory & Marlin hopping across them in Finding Nemo.  A large group of jellyfish like in the movie are called a bloom & can feature over 100,000 jellyfish.  Jellyfish also come in all sizes & colors.  You can easily make your very own jellyfish […]

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Styrofoam Bowl Spider Craft for Kids

I’m one of those strange people who actually like spiders!  My kids & I desperately want one as a pet….my husband however does not share our enthusiasm. There are over 40,000 species of spiders in the world.  They range from 0.5 to about 90 mm  or 0.02–3.5 inches.  They are pretty fascinating arachnids (not insects).  You can make […]

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Styrofoam Bowl Crab Craft

There are over 4,500 species of crabs in the world.  However hermit crabs, king crabs, porcelain crabs, horseshoe crabs, & crab lice are not real crabs.  How interesting!!!  Although our crab isn’t a “real” crab it was still really fun to make. styrofoam bowl glue red paint googly eyes pencil pain brush scissor red card stock […]

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Toilet Paper Roll Squid Craft for Kids

We recently visited the zoo & loved the aquarium.  Aquatic animals are so interesting.  The squid were one of our favorites to see.  They are really unique animals.  Did you know squid have 3 hearts & swim tail first instead of head first? With just a few supplies you can make your own squid! Paint […]

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Styrofoam Bowl Turtles

A turtles shell is called a carapace, it helps protect them from all kinds of dangers.  We had a lot of fun decorating our turtles’ shells.  With just a few supplies you can make your very own turtle! styrofoam bowl googly eyes marker/pen paint brush scissors card stock paint glue Let’s make our turtle… 1. Paint […]

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Mermaid Tail Craft for Kids

What little girl doesn’t love mermaids?  They are beautiful, mysterious, & get to swim around all day. Here’s an interesting fact about these mythical creatures: Aquamarine is said to have been made of mermaid tears & would protect sailors from the ocean. Glue Scissors Glitter glue Pencil and/or marker Card stock Foam paper Gems Now […]

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