Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - kids - kids http://www.instructables.com Wed, 29 Jul 2015 04:33:51 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Make a Behaviour Board http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Behaviour-Board/
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 03:56:56 PDT
How to make a melting popsicle with two Play-Doh colors http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-melting-popsicle-with-two-Play-Doh-c/
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 21:07:20 PDT
DIY Children's Carnival Style Swing Ride http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Childrens-Carnival-Style-Swing-Ride/
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 14:05:50 PDT
Kids Build - Hand colouring a ceramic butterfly http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Build-Hand-colouring-a-ceramic-butterfly/
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 13:11:13 PDT
Kids Build - Laser Cut Bedroom Name Plaque http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Build-Laser-Cut-Bedroom-Name-Plaque/
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 08:30:08 PDT
Butterfly Twirlers http://www.instructables.com/id/Butterfly-Twirlers/
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 12:45:42 PDT
Non-Toxic DIY Sidewalk Paint! http://www.instructables.com/id/Non-Toxic-DIY-Sidewalk-Paint/
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 12:34:31 PDT
DIY Playdough Recipes - Sick Day, Calming and Uplifting Playdough Recipes http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Playdough-Recipes-Sick-Day-Calming-and-Uplifti/
DIY Playdough Recipes - Sick Day, Calming and Uplifting Playdough Recipes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/PKDZ/IBW260RA/FN5PKDZIBW260RA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/PKDZ/IBW260RA/FN5PKDZIBW260RA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/PKDZ/IBW260RA/FN5PKDZIBW260RA.SMALL.jpg allnaturalandgood Below are recipes for sick day, calming, and uplifting playdough recipes. These are perfect for those rainy or sick days or when you want to calm active children but still keep them busy. These recipes truly only take 5 minutes or less to make using ingredients in your kitchen! No cooking required :...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 12:38:53 PDT
American Flag Tic Tac Toe http://www.instructables.com/id/American-Flag-Tic-Tac-Toe/
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Fri, 3 Jul 2015 12:04:46 PDT
Simple Collage Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Collage-Box/
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 20:21:00 PDT
How to make a combination sandbox/planter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-combination-sandboxplanter/
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 18:59:00 PDT
How to Build A Super Cool Canopy Fort http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-A-Super-Cool-Canopy-Fort/
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 14:46:22 PDT
Glowing Geodesic Dome with Strawbees http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-Geodesic-Dome-with-Strawbees/
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 02:53:07 PDT
Bedroom Porthole http://www.instructables.com/id/Bedroom-Porthole/
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Fri, 29 May 2015 08:49:52 PDT
Sun blinds for the child in the car http://www.instructables.com/id/Sun-blinds-for-the-child-in-the-car/
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Mon, 25 May 2015 21:58:45 PDT
mike wazowski light up play dough http://www.instructables.com/id/mike-wazowski-light-up-play-dough/
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Wed, 20 May 2015 08:05:52 PDT
Cienna's Heart Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Ciennas-Heart-Pendant/
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Mon, 11 May 2015 23:15:48 PDT
Springtime Spider Habitat Craftivity http://www.instructables.com/id/Springtime-Spider-Habitat-Activity/
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Sat, 9 May 2015 09:00:33 PDT
Leprechaun Trap http://www.instructables.com/id/Leprechaun-Trap/
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Thu, 7 May 2015 21:36:54 PDT
How to make a backyard zipline http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-backyard-zipline/
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Thu, 7 May 2015 11:33:24 PDT
Butterfly Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/Butterfly-Painting/
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Fri, 1 May 2015 08:41:15 PDT
Sand Art Bugs and Things http://www.instructables.com/id/Sand-Art-Bugs-and-Things/
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 17:02:06 PDT
Fancy Handwriting for kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Fancy-Handwriting-for-kids/
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 11:20:16 PDT
Strawbees Spinning Crazy Scientist Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Strawbees-Spinning-Crazy-Scientist-Hat/
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Fri, 17 Apr 2015 08:21:43 PDT
Make a Wookiee Cushion with sound effects http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Wookiee-Cushion-with-sound-effects/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 13:40:11 PDT
Pinewood Derby Race http://www.instructables.com/id/Pinewood-Derby-Race/
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 11:47:26 PDT
How to Weave Plastic Lacing Crafts http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Weave-Plastic-Lacing-Crafts/
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 10:42:53 PDT
Cheap Electric Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Electric-Boat/
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 16:17:52 PDT
How To Make Fishing Game http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Fishing-Game/
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 17:54:02 PDT
Turn any Book into a Recordable Story Book - (with video) http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-Recordable-Story-Book/
Turn any Book into a Recordable Story Book - (with video) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/2ZHF/I6A7MJ7T/FR72ZHFI6A7MJ7T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/2ZHF/I6A7MJ7T/FR72ZHFI6A7MJ7T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/2ZHF/I6A7MJ7T/FR72ZHFI6A7MJ7T.SMALL.jpg TINETagIt Today we are going show you how to turn any book into a recordable story book. You will be able record yourself reading the book and set it up so that anyone can use their phone to hear your reading the book when you're not there. It makes a great gift for that special someone in your life. In a h...
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 13:45:16 PST
Homework machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Homework-machine/
Homework machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/9DIA/I55MZ64T/F729DIAI55MZ64T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/9DIA/I55MZ64T/F729DIAI55MZ64T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/9DIA/I55MZ64T/F729DIAI55MZ64T.SMALL.jpg LiamPaoloJanThibault The homework machine is an interactive tool to collect homework. It's a machine that stands in a class room. The kids can put there homework into the mouth of the machine. The kids have to do some teamwork, some of them operate the inside of the machine and others are watching thrue the window to gu...
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 02:01:39 PST
Upcycled LEGO Crayons http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-LEGO-Crayons/
Upcycled LEGO Crayons - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/12BO/I55MW9CF/F6B12BOI55MW9CF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/12BO/I55MW9CF/F6B12BOI55MW9CF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/12BO/I55MW9CF/F6B12BOI55MW9CF.SMALL.jpg ShopWalrus What starts as one little box of crayons can multiply into a massive basket as soon as you turn your back--instantly you've got a mess of waxy fragments of questionable color and origin on your hands. These pieces have a way of falling to the bottom of the barrel in favor for the pointy, shiny new c...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 15:00:56 PST
Draw Your Hand In 3D - DIY Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Draw-Your-Hand-In-3D-DIY-Tutorial/
Draw Your Hand In 3D - DIY Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/LTXM/I4YTS0L0/FLXLTXMI4YTS0L0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/LTXM/I4YTS0L0/FLXLTXMI4YTS0L0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/LTXM/I4YTS0L0/FLXLTXMI4YTS0L0.SMALL.jpg Victor Does Learn how to draw your own hand in 3D. Perfect activity for you or your family sins every one can join! It does not need to be perfect, only close enough to make these incredible "3D" drawings :) What you need:Felt pens (one dark and 2-3 other colors you want, great if you can make different sizes o...
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 11:15:09 PST
Fairy Garden with edible plants http://www.instructables.com/id/Fairy-Garden-with-edible-plants/
Fairy Garden with edible plants - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/O048/I4SCFDD1/FAIO048I4SCFDD1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/O048/I4SCFDD1/FAIO048I4SCFDD1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/O048/I4SCFDD1/FAIO048I4SCFDD1.SMALL.jpg gingerben23 So for my young nieces birthday we decided to make her a fairy garden. She loves fairies and anything crafty so this is ideal. It will be set up in kit form so she can build it herself, grow the seeds and use her creativity to make it her own. The Seeds we added in this case were a mix micro salads...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 11:53:40 PST
Lava Lamp Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Lava-Lamp-Stand/
Lava Lamp Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/Z72O/I4C2TG4K/FQ1Z72OI4C2TG4K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/Z72O/I4C2TG4K/FQ1Z72OI4C2TG4K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/Z72O/I4C2TG4K/FQ1Z72OI4C2TG4K.SMALL.jpg tjdux This is a wooden stand to support a lava lamp in a child's room to keep it from gettimg knocked over, spilled , or broken. Gather Materials First All lave lamps are different. The one we choose for our son is very rectangular which is very different than the classic cone shaped lamps. This con...
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 21:46:19 PST
Entertainment to Kitchen/Diner http://www.instructables.com/id/Entertainment-to-KitchenDiner/
Entertainment to Kitchen/Diner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/S9IQ/I48C9J31/FGES9IQI48C9J31.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/S9IQ/I48C9J31/FGES9IQI48C9J31.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/S9IQ/I48C9J31/FGES9IQI48C9J31.SMALL.jpg 4Dmrod Step one. Spend way to many hours on Craigslist looking for just the right one The tear down and primer Was looking for a fun project for me and the little ones. Seen a few on here and decided to go for it. Spent some time looking and found the one i wanted. my goal was to keep cost down to...
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 19:05:14 PST
Kids Christmas Indoor Window Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Christmas-Indoor-Window-Garden/
Kids Christmas Indoor Window Garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLD/FW2T/I3VI49PT/FLDFW2TI3VI49PT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLD/FW2T/I3VI49PT/FLDFW2TI3VI49PT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLD/FW2T/I3VI49PT/FLDFW2TI3VI49PT.SMALL.jpg bmsleight It that time of year to exchange presents. But what can the kids get for Mum and Grandma ?How about home window garden!Materials:- Small clay pots 8mm Square Section Hardwood Timber in 600mm Length Acrylic Paints Soil and seedsWhite tile Step 1: Make the base The base is made of strips of wood.Ea...
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Thu, 25 Dec 2014 01:36:04 PST
Matrix Game Corked Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Matrix-Game-Corked-Board/
Matrix Game Corked Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/UW18/I3THM8EP/FXVUW18I3THM8EP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/UW18/I3THM8EP/FXVUW18I3THM8EP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/UW18/I3THM8EP/FXVUW18I3THM8EP.SMALL.jpg Azwoo This is very easy to create, customize, reasonable DIY toy board.Consist of corked board ,wood rings and sticks. You can draw something on the board with some rings. This enable you to train your imagenation in some restrictions(restricted by pins positions).And it's flexible, easy to customize.Cork...
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 04:17:15 PST
Digimon Birthday Party http://www.instructables.com/id/Digimon-Birthday-Party/
Digimon Birthday Party - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/91P1/I3THEI4O/FHN91P1I3THEI4O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/91P1/I3THEI4O/FHN91P1I3THEI4O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/91P1/I3THEI4O/FHN91P1I3THEI4O.SMALL.gif ecsaul23 Time for Zander's birthday party again. Last year we did Skylanders and this year's theme is Digimon.Digimon is probably not as well known by today's youth because it hasn't been coming on TV for years. It is, however, now on Netflix. If you are not familiar with Digimon, no, it is not the same as P...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:29:11 PST
Kid's First Visit to the Dentist http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-First-Visit-to-the-Dentist/
Kid's First Visit to the Dentist - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/0S0A/I3H4W6EY/FI40S0AI3H4W6EY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/0S0A/I3H4W6EY/FI40S0AI3H4W6EY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/0S0A/I3H4W6EY/FI40S0AI3H4W6EY.SMALL.jpg Abbyessie Explain Dentist Several Days Prior to Appointment This is the little princess's first ever visit to the dentist. Being supportive and encouraging to your child as they grow up and have new experiences is paramount to their development and confidence. When they understand what's going on an...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 10:40:26 PST
Floral Charm Bracelet for Kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Floral-Charm-Bracelet-for-Kids/
Floral Charm Bracelet for Kids - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/HTW9/I3DQB3FH/F2YHTW9I3DQB3FH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/HTW9/I3DQB3FH/F2YHTW9I3DQB3FH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/HTW9/I3DQB3FH/F2YHTW9I3DQB3FH.SMALL.jpg DasiyD Looking for a perfect gift for your little sweet heart? I recommend this tutorial on how to make a colorful charm bracelet for kids. This will be a great parent-child project! Colorful Wood BeadsJumpringsHeadpinsEyepinsBracelet Making ChainSide Cutting PliersRound Nose PliersWire Cutter Pliers ...
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 18:54:41 PST
How To Make A Box-Styled Gimp Keychain http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Box-Styled-Gimp-Keychain/
How To Make A Box-Styled Gimp Keychain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/FL47/I2S6QCJ5/FXUFL47I2S6QCJ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/FL47/I2S6QCJ5/FXUFL47I2S6QCJ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/FL47/I2S6QCJ5/FXUFL47I2S6QCJ5.SMALL.jpg AshleyFries This is a 'How To Manual' for making a Box-Styled Gimp Keychain.I hope you enjoy!
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 11:47:59 PST
Walnut Growth Chart for Child http://www.instructables.com/id/Walnut-Growth-Chart-for-Child/
Walnut Growth Chart for Child - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/H130/I2F201CB/F5UH130I2F201CB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/H130/I2F201CB/F5UH130I2F201CB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/H130/I2F201CB/F5UH130I2F201CB.SMALL.jpg ma77er What you will need for this Instructable:WoodMartin JointerRadial SanderHand Sanding BlockSand PaperMineral OilRagsHammerLetter and Number Hand Stamps Select your wood This is a highly personal choice. I picked a piece of Claro Walnut that was sourced locally in California because my son was born...
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 18:55:42 PST
Quell the Screeching - Quieting Kids Electronic Toys http://www.instructables.com/id/Quell-the-Screeching-Quieting-Kids-Electronic-Toys/
Quell the Screeching - Quieting Kids Electronic Toys - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/DB9O/I1WHG8VQ/FTQDB9OI1WHG8VQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/DB9O/I1WHG8VQ/FTQDB9OI1WHG8VQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/DB9O/I1WHG8VQ/FTQDB9OI1WHG8VQ.SMALL.jpg ThisMuchVolume Our girls just recently got these little speaking toys for their birthday. They shout random phrases and letters and colours if you press the buttons. Even though they have a volume adjustment, our girls immediately figured out how they work and always keep them on maximum. While it doesn't bother m...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:56:02 PDT
Team Monsters http://www.instructables.com/id/Team-Monsters/
Team Monsters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/G14U/I1OTZ78H/FOEG14UI1OTZ78H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/G14U/I1OTZ78H/FOEG14UI1OTZ78H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/G14U/I1OTZ78H/FOEG14UI1OTZ78H.SMALL.jpg ecsaul23 Grab some friends, paper, pencil, and some colors and lets make monsters!This is a really easy, kid- friendly, fun and often times funny short art activity. Get ready! You will need a total of 3 people to do this activity.Once you have 3 participants, get everyone a piece of paper, a pencil, and ...
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:10:38 PDT
The Wall Ruler http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Wall-Ruler/
The Wall Ruler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/TVXL/I1K3N0D2/F0FTVXLI1K3N0D2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/TVXL/I1K3N0D2/F0FTVXLI1K3N0D2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/TVXL/I1K3N0D2/F0FTVXLI1K3N0D2.SMALL.jpg paintedtherapy Create a visual keepsake of your growing children. This is easily removable if you relocate and can fit in with any decor. Get a good ole' piece of rustic wood Of course you could use new pine at the local big box store, but I love the rustic look. I found this door at the landfill and brought it...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 04:01:03 PDT
Non-Soldering Solar Bug http://www.instructables.com/id/Non-Soldering-Solar-Bug/
Non-Soldering Solar Bug - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/7XZ0/I1C3VTVM/FIK7XZ0I1C3VTVM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/7XZ0/I1C3VTVM/FIK7XZ0I1C3VTVM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/7XZ0/I1C3VTVM/FIK7XZ0I1C3VTVM.SMALL.jpg JoshuaZimmerman Our first project was the simple and fun Solar Cockroach. For the longest time we've been trying to find a fun way of making a version of that project for even younger students; and this is what we came up with!We found that younger students need a good tactile approach when it comes to solar energ...
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 13:46:40 PDT
Name Aliens/Monsters http://www.instructables.com/id/Name-AliensMonsters/
Name Aliens/Monsters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/4ONZ/I0YG4JX5/FPW4ONZI0YG4JX5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/4ONZ/I0YG4JX5/FPW4ONZI0YG4JX5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/4ONZ/I0YG4JX5/FPW4ONZI0YG4JX5.SMALL.jpg ecsaul23 Have some time to fill and some art supplies? Here is a great, short, imagination using activity.The basic idea is to turn your name into an alien/monster using your imagination.All you need is:1.paper2.black marker/sharpie3.crayons/other coloring media4.imagination! Prepare your name for the fun ...
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Wed, 8 Oct 2014 07:43:14 PDT
Blown Paint Monsters http://www.instructables.com/id/Blown-Paint-Monsters/
Blown Paint Monsters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/PNKO/I008ZZRJ/FDMPNKOI008ZZRJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/PNKO/I008ZZRJ/FDMPNKOI008ZZRJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/PNKO/I008ZZRJ/FDMPNKOI008ZZRJ.SMALL.jpg ecsaul23 Another great little activity to do with your kiddos. It's a really simple, really fun and imaginative craft idea.All you need is:paper: thicker paper is best, like card stock or water color paperwatercolor paints and brushcup or waterstrawsharpie or other marker Pile on the Paint First thing we ...
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 20:22:39 PDT
Head board with car ramp http://www.instructables.com/id/Head-board-with-car-ramp/
Head board with car ramp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/M9BS/HZWJ60RK/F5NM9BSHZWJ60RK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/M9BS/HZWJ60RK/F5NM9BSHZWJ60RK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/M9BS/HZWJ60RK/F5NM9BSHZWJ60RK.SMALL.jpg mainbreak Little boys dream. Headboard for toys and cars with a built in swivel ramp Step 1 - Planning This Head board was planned so the ramp and side shelf can be unscrewed and moved to the other side, depending where the bed is place in the room.So measure your bed, plan your space and make a cutting li...
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 13:56:26 PDT