Why wear boring old flip flops when you could customize them to your own style? Sophie's World teaches you how to decorate flip flops with felt, markers, fleece, or bling - such as beads, rhinestones, and sequins. This is a great craft for kids or adults, and when you're finished you'll have a new glamorous or extra cozy pair of homemade sandals!
Do you want to learn how to read in Spanish? Using videos, graphics, and quizzes, this final of six lessons from the Spanish 102 series teaches the Spanish verbs "leer" (to read) and "querer" (to want) and reviews "tener" (to have). It also offers a quick-fire review of the entire series. These colorful skits make learning Spanish easy and fun for all ages!
This Advent Calendar is a gift that kids can make for their parents! This lesson shows you step by step how to make an advent calendar. Think of things you can do to help your parents in December, write or draw every promise on a little piece of paper and put them in the Christmas ornaments. For teachers, the lesson attachment has a link to a free companion document containing writing suggestions and sample drawings. Music courtesy of Davenport Productions, used under license.
Learning Spanish can be easy and fun! The Foreign Languages for Kids by Kids Spanish 101 series uses colorful videos, graphics, and simple quizzes to let kids teach you Spanish words and phrases, making learning a new language easy and fun for all ages. This fifth in a series of six lessons reviews “mira”, and then with the help of one big dog and one little dog, teaches “grande” (big) and “pequeña” (little).
Get Spanish inside your head with this easy and fun Spanish lesson! Using videos, graphics, and quizzes, this fifth of six lessons from the Spanish 102 series teaches the Spanish words "afuera" (outside), "adentro" (inside), "tener" (to have), and the phrase "ven aquí" (come here). These colorful skits make learning Spanish easy and fun for all ages!
Learn how to make homemade soap! Homemade soaps are especially great for party favors or hostess gifts. In this lesson from The O’Neil Sisters, discover all the basics of soapmaking at home. You’ll learn how to select and prepare the soap, colorant, and scents, as well as how to package your finished products for cute party gifts.
Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s... ¡Mira, ahí está! It’s an easy and fun way to learn Spanish! The ‘Foreign Languages for Kids by Kids’ series uses colorful videos, graphics, and simple quizzes to let kids teach you Spanish words and phrases. This fourth in a series of six Spanish 101 lessons reviews “me gusta” (I like it) and teaches the word “¡Mira!” (look!).
Details make all the difference when you use face paint to create a fantastical and colorful Dragon Mask. In this lesson, face paint artist Mandi Ilene shows you how to paint a Dragon Mask in easy-to-follow steps. Learn to use sponges to blend a color base. Then use brushes to paint, highlight, and add defining details to your face paint design. Perfect for parties, Halloween, or masquerades, this Dragon Mask can be modified for women or men.
There’s no sleeping through this lively Spanish lesson, even though you’ll learn the verb “dormir” (to sleep). This is the final of six lessons in the Foreign Languages for Kids by Kids: Spanish 101 series, and includes a quick fire review of everything you’ve learned so far. The series uses colorful videos, graphics, and simple quizzes to let kids teach you Spanish words and phrases, making learning a new language easy and fun for all ages.
What's your name? And how would you like to be able to tell us in Spanish? Using videos, graphics, and quizzes, this fourth of six lessons from the Spanish 102 series teaches the Spanish phrases "¿cómo te llamas?" (what is your name?), "me llamo" (my name is) and the word "comer". It also reviews possessive pronouns like "mi", "tu", "mis", and "tus" and the word perros (dogs).
Face painting has the power to transform anyone into a lion, a butterfly, or a faerie queen--children and adults alike! Whether you are looking for a way to increase your income, or are simply fascinated by theatrical makeup, getting started face painting is easier than you might think! In this lesson, Mandi Ilene teaches you how to get going: from what basic supplies you should always have, to paint and glitter recommendations.
Create a cute little beaded guy to put on a keychain or necklace. Great craft for summer camps, birthday parties, cottage activites and rainy days.
Won't you be my neighbor... and learn Spanish with me? Using videos and graphics this third of six lessons from the Spanish 102 series reviews "zapatos" (shoes) and teaches vecino/vecina (neighbor), possessive pronouns like "mi", "mis", "tu", and "tus", and introduces "perro" (dog). These colorful skits make learning Spanish easy and fun for all ages!
Glass stones can be used as decorations around the house, as the “sand” in a fish tank or the filler in a vase. But in this lesson from Craft Klatch, discover how easy it is to turn these simple pieces of glass into beautiful works of art, perfect for making jewelry with. Beth demonstrates how to marble your stones, using simply a cup of water, some nail polish, and a needle tool. Once your stone is dipped, simply let it dry and add a back coat of nail polish to really make the colors pop!
You've got a friend in this lesson! Learning Spanish is easy and fun with the videos and graphics from this Spanish 102 series. Part two of six, this lesson reviews "amigo" and "amiga" (friend) and teaches "casa" (house), "esta" (this), and "esa" (that). These colorful skits make learning Spanish easy and fun for all ages!
If you like to follow trends, or are simply looking for a fun and easy way to mix up your jewelry collection, this lesson from Craft Klatch is for you! Discover how fun and easy it is to make rings with glass stones, using nail polish and glitter to create different designs that can be matched to any outfit, or customized to make the perfect gift for anyone on your list. And since this craft can be completed using items from your nearest dollar store, your options are seriously limitless.
Learning Spanish is easy and fun with this lesson! The Foreign Languages for Kids by Kids series uses videos, graphics, and quizzes to teach you new words and phrases in a way that’s easy and fun. This third of six Spanish 101 lessons reviews “gracias”, “de nada”, and “naranja” from previous lessons, and teaches “ahí está” (there it is), “libros” (books), “pan” (bread), “huevos” (eggs), “desayuno” (breakfast), “me gusta” (I like it), and shows how to count to five in Spanish.
Jewelry not only says a lot about a person, but it also makes a beautiful and thoughtful gift—especially when it’s handcrafted. But you don’t have to be an artisan metalworker or glass blower to create unique and gorgeous designs. In this lesson from Craft Klatch, learn how easy and fun it is to make a unique resin pendant using nail polish. These pendants are so modifiable and quick to make, you won’t be able to stop at one!
Chili peppers often appear in salsas and other dishes, and add a heat that you might love or hate. But do you know why chili peppers are hot? After all, they are a fruit—what could be the evolutionary benefit of making someone blush and sweat, or setting their heart racing? In this chemistry lesson, learn about the varying heat levels of peppers, the chemical reactions behind the hot and painful sensations they produce, and why high levels of heat can mean protection for a pepper plant.