Craft Time: Springtime Butterflies

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It’s spring time, what is spring without butterflies? You can make these any color you would like. To make these cute butterflies you will need: Tissue paper Pipe cleaner Scissors Clothes pin Marker Optional Items: Tiny Googly eyes Glue Start by cutting a 7in square out of the tissue paper. (It doesn’t need to be [...]

A Fairy Princess Party

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Huge thanks to Gretchen at Three Little Monkeys Studio for this post! When you are a little girl, there is nothing more magical than playing dress up, and even better is pretending to be a fairy princess. Crowns, magic wands and glittery wings … what’s not to love?!? So I really tried to capture that [...]

Guest Blog: Baby Loving Mama

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Thank you so much Baby Loving Mama for this wonderful review of one of our Constructive Playthings products! I have always tried to let my children’s imaginations run wild by providing them with many craft/art supplies.  From when my oldest was about 1 1/2 yrs old she has been creating priceless works of art for [...]

Classroom Craft: Rainy Day Umbrella

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Celebrate the coming of Spring with this month’s classroom craft. Supplies: Two pieces of construction paper Yarn Assortment of markers Popsicle Sticks Glue Scissors Tape 1. Trace a large umbrella shape onto a piece of construction paper, any color of your choice. 2.  Help your child cut out the umbrella shape. If your child is [...]

Classroom Crafts: Valentine’s In the Classroom

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  With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, we are sure your students are delighted at the idea of gathering Valentines from all of their classmates and friends. This occasion can be such a special time for the children and a great time to celebrate friendship! If you are looking for a way to bring [...]

Crafts in the Classroom: Snow Cloud

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A perfect way to bring Winter into this classroom on these snowy days. This craft was recreated from Preschool Crafts for Kids. Materials Needed: blue construction paper white paper yarn or string glue tape scissors cotton balls Directions: Trace and cut out a cloud shape from blue paper. Cut out three, 5” squares from the [...]