Season 2

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Crafts for Kids

Exploring Gravity with a Catapult

Use a combination of simple machines to build a catapult.

Exploring Gravity with a Catapult

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Crafts for Kids

Shadow Play

Use a flashlight to explore blocking light and creating different sizes of shadows.

Shadow Play

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Crafts for Kids

See Sound Waves

Use different noise-making objects to cause sound waves and make sand move!

See Sound Waves

Video thumbnail: Crafts for Kids Make a Bottle Thermometer

Crafts for Kids

Make a Bottle Thermometer

Build a weather tool — a simple thermometer.

Make a Bottle Thermometer

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Crafts for Kids

Flashlight Constellations

Recreate stars or groups of stars called constellations with paper and a flashlight.

Flashlight Constellations

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Crafts for Kids

Make Ocean Zones in a Jar

Dive in and explore the big ocean with this ocean zones in a jar activity!

Make Ocean Zones in a Jar

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Crafts for Kids

Twinkle Twinkle Letter Stars

You can create constellations in your home, while also teaching alphabet skills!

Twinkle Twinkle Letter Stars

Video thumbnail: Crafts for Kids Build and Test Paper Bridges

Crafts for Kids

Build and Test Paper Bridges

Investigate what makes a bridge strong with paper and pennies!

Build and Test Paper Bridges

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Crafts for Kids

Explore Gravity with Marble Runs

Bring the excitement of a theme park into your home by building a marble roller coaster.

Explore Gravity with Marble Runs

Video thumbnail: Crafts for Kids Create Egg Carton Turtles

Crafts for Kids

Create Egg Carton Turtles

Instead of throwing away empty egg cartons, upcycle them into this easy turtle craft.

Create Egg Carton Turtles

Video thumbnail: Crafts for Kids Craft a Color Changing Chameleon

Crafts for Kids

Craft a Color Changing Chameleon

See how chameleons change colors with a couple of paper plates and some paint.

Craft a Color Changing Chameleon

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Crafts for Kids

Build a Worm Hotel

Observe nature with this craft, giving earthworms a temporary “hotel."

Build a Worm Hotel

Video thumbnail: Crafts for Kids Grow an Herb Garden

Crafts for Kids

Grow an Herb Garden

Learn the basics of botany and plant growth by growing an herb garden with your child.

Grow an Herb Garden

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Crafts for Kids

Paint with Nature

Get outside and have fun with nature, using natural objects as brushes or stamps!

Paint with Nature

Video thumbnail: Crafts for Kids Cook Up Some Edible Slime

Crafts for Kids

Cook Up Some Edible Slime

Explore the properties of different ingredients while creating tasty edible slime.

Cook Up Some Edible Slime

Video thumbnail: Crafts for Kids Make a Super Bouncy Ball

Crafts for Kids

Make a Super Bouncy Ball

A fun, simple craft to make your own bouncy balls!

Make a Super Bouncy Ball

Video thumbnail: Crafts for Kids Discover Pitch with a Water Xylophone

Crafts for Kids

Discover Pitch with a Water Xylophone

Investigate ways to create different sounds by creating your own water xylophone.

Discover Pitch with a Water Xylophone

Video thumbnail: Crafts for Kids Make a Sink or Float Experiment

Crafts for Kids

Make a Sink or Float Experiment

Learn about household objects that sink and float in this easy-to-prepare activity.

Make a Sink or Float Experiment

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Crafts for Kids

Engineer a Rocket Ship

Your child will create a pulley system and pretend a rocket ship is soaring through space.

Engineer a Rocket Ship

Video thumbnail: Crafts for Kids Make a Pinkalicious Wand

Crafts for Kids

Make a Pinkalicious Wand

Explore your creativity and make a wand just like the one Pinkalicious has!

Make a Pinkalicious Wand

Video thumbnail: Crafts for Kids Upcycle Bags Into a Plarn Jump Rope

Crafts for Kids

Upcycle Bags Into a Plarn Jump Rope

Transform ordinary bags into plarn (plastic + yarn = plarn) to make jump rope.

Upcycle Bags Into a Plarn Jump Rope

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Crafts for Kids

Write Secret Crayon Messages

In this activity, use the crayon resist painting technique to write secret messages!

Write Secret Crayon Messages

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Crafts for Kids

Craft a Nature Dragonfly

Create beautiful dragonflies using objects you can find on a nature walk.

Craft a Nature Dragonfly