Cardboard Tube Spring Bugs

I love crafting with cardboard tubes. We are definitely getting into the Spring mood with these adorable bug crafts. With some cardboard tubes, construction paper, pipecleaners, markers, a glue stick, and tape you can make your own versions of these. Firefly *The firefly you can put a battery operated tealight or glow stick under it […]

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Indoor Fun featured on NEws 12 Long Island

The kids are off for February Break and if you are looking for some fun ideas to do with the kids indoors we have you covered.Not only do the kids have off but, it is President’s Week, too. We have some fun ways for you to keep the kids entertained all throughout the week. Celebrate […]

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2020 Essential Worker DIY Costumes

This year has been a year like no other. I think we can all agree with that statement. This year I decided to make some DIY costumes inspired by our local heroes. The costumes were made with clothes we already had in the house and the art supplies were already in the craft area of […]

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DIY Roblox Costumes

Roblox is such a popular game that kids love to play and I had to make some fun DIY costumes for this Halloween since it is so popular. After speaking with my next door neighbor, I was inspired to create these costumes. Her son loves Roblox and she said there was no costume for Halloween […]

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DIY Toy Story Costumes

I may not have went to “Infinity and Beyond” to make these costumes, I went to my craft area and I love how these creative costumes came out.  Below, you will see fun ways to create a Woody, Buzz and popular character from the latest Toy Story 4 movie, Forky costume. 

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Spooky Science for Kids

Halloween is right around the corner here is a  fun science and sensory activity to do with your little ones inspired by Halloween!   Spooky expanding ghost experiment using a balloon, baking soda and vinegar. Kids drop the baking soda into the vinegar filled water bottle and watch the magic happen. 

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Cupid’s Cottages

We love Valentine’s Day and we have constructed some adorable Cupid’s Cottages to celebrate in your classroom or at home. This “Gingerbread House” has been transformed into Cupid’s cottage by replacing the gingerbread or honey grahams for chocolate graham crackers (because when I think of Valentine’s Day- I think chocolate) and we used strawberry flavored […]

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Classroom Fun for Easter- News 12

If you are having an Easter Party in your classroom we have some fun ideas! Elizabeth Hashagen and Anne Caminiti are having fun making cute Easter themed Peep Bunny Cars, Thumbprint Decorated Eggs and cute snacks for your classroom party in this News 12 segment.

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