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Paper Lanterns

How To Make a Paper Lantern

After getting some requests from my readers to create a Ramadan craft, I came out with the idea of making these easy paper lanterns. They are perfect for kids who want to help decorate home during these festivities. And if you are not Muslim, you can use them as a starting point to learn about …

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Origami Spinning Top

Origami Spinning Top

Making paper models is always fun. But you know what is even more fun, playing with them! We have created some playful origami crafts before, such as the Jumping frogs. But this time, we decided to aim for something a little more advanced, origami spinning tops. This Spinning Top is a modular origami, which means …

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Origami Jumping Frogs

Easy Origami Jumping Frog

Hop into Spring with this easy origami frog that actually jumps! Of course, this jumping frog isn’t just for spring. It is fantastic for kids who are getting started in the world of origami and need a basic model. It includes free printable instructions that are suitable for elementary-aged kids, but older children can do …

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Cootie Catcher

How to Make a Cootie Catcher

I remember that when I was a child, we used to have fun making papercrafts, and our absolute favorite was Cootie Catchers. That’s why, when the kids told me they were bored, I told them to make one; but to my surprise, they had no idea how. Of course, I couldn’t resist teaching them and …

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Rabbit ears

Free Printable Bunny Ears

If you are looking for a simple craft to celebrate Easter with your kids, you can make these bunny ears using our free printable template. This year we had to cancel pretty much all our Easter plans to stay home, but we still want to bring in the joy of the season and decided to …

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Carrot Corner Bookmark

DIY Carrot Corner Bookmark

What is a bunny without its carrot? Last week I made this cute bunny bookmark, so today I decided to make this carrot corner bookmark to go with it. You can include both printable templates in your child’s Easter basket. They will be wonderful non-candy treats that can turn into a fun craft to keep …

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Sheep Corner Bookmarks

Sheep Corner Bookmark

We couldn’t let Spring go without making this cute Sheep Corner Bookmark. It’s also part of our Easter bookmark collection, along with the Bunny bookmarks and the Chick bookmarks. They are perfect to get your kids into origami! Folding these bookmarks will also encourage your children to read, so why not combine them with an …

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St. Patrick's Day Playdough Mats

St. Patrick’s Day Play Dough Mats

March is slowly approaching, and with it comes a new set of free printable playmats. This month’s theme was an easy pick, St. Patrick’s Day! These fun St. Patrick’s Day Play Dough Mats will stimulate your children’s creativity. And not only that! They will help your toddlers and preschoolers work on their fine motor skills, …

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