Steven M. L. Aronson: Presidents: Fandex Family Field Guides
Otha Richard Sullivan: Black Stars: African American Women Scientists and Inventors
Faith Ringgold: Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the Sky
James Daley: Great Speeches by African Americans
Christopher Paul Curtis: Bud, Not Buddy
Chrisanne Beckner: 100 African-Americans Who Shaped American History
Les Beletsky: Bird Songs: 250 North American Birds in Song
Thornton W. Burgess: The Burgess Bird Book for Children
Carol Lerner: Backyard Birds of Winter
Poetry for Young People: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Joanna Foster: George Washington's World
Jeanne Bendick: Along Came Galileo
Peter Sis: Starry Messenger: Galileo Galilei
Peter Sis: The Tree of Life: Charles Darwin
Kristan Lawson: Darwin and Evolution for Kids: His Life and Ideas with 21 Activities
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Laura Ingalls Wilder: The Little House Collection Box Set
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Find out how to make these lovely felt heart flowers at The Magic Onions that are perfect for Valentine's Day but you'll want to keep them out all year long.
02/04/2016 in 12+ years old, 6 - 12 years old, Crafts, Family, Felt and Felting, Valentine's Day Crafts | Permalink
Krokotak shares a simple way to celebrate Valentine's Day with this cheerful paper heart crown.
02/04/2016 in 12+ years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Crafts, Family, Group, Paper Crafts, Valentine's Day Crafts | Permalink
This little peg doll has a surprise heart stamp on the base that is easily made from craft foam. Details for the doll and stamp are at We Bloom Here.
02/04/2016 in 12+ years old, 6 - 12 years old, Crafts, Dollmaking, Family, Pretend Play, Valentine's Day Crafts | Permalink
I love the look of these tin heart pins shared at My Poppet. These are made from recycled tin cans so it's best to save this for older kids that can be extra cautious with those sharp edges. I think you could also substitute tin foil pans too.
02/04/2016 in 12+ years old, Crafts, Cultural & World Crafts, Group, Recycled Crafts, Valentine's Day Crafts | Permalink
Spend an evening with the whole family cutting out paper snowflakes, then put them together to make this beautiful table runner. Found at Your Are My Fave.
12/15/2015 in 12+ years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Christmas Crafts, Crafts, Paper Crafts, Winter Crafts | Permalink
Pintalalluna shares this pretty stacked paper Christmas tree made from different sized squares of pretty paper. This would be a great way to use any extra kids art too.
12/15/2015 in 12+ years old, 6 - 12 years old, Christmas Crafts, Crafts, Family, Paper Crafts | Permalink
I bet you've all got cardboard to spare this time of year so turn some of it into these simple and fun ornaments that would work well as package tags too. Details are at Krokotak.
12/15/2015 in 12+ years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Christmas Crafts, Crafts, Family, Group, Ornaments, Recycled Crafts | Permalink
Mmmmm! Chocolate salt dough smells wonderful and makes gorgeous ornaments too. Get the recipe at Fun At Home With Kids.
12/15/2015 in 12+ years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Christmas Crafts, Clay Crafts, Crafts, Doughs, Paints, Mixes, and Concoctions, Family, Group, Ornaments, Sculpture | Permalink
Martha Stewart Living (COR): Martha Stewart's Favorite Crafts for Kids: 175 Projects for Kids of All Ages to Create, Build, Design, Explore, and Share
Margaret Bloom: Making Peg Dolls and More: Toys That Spin, Fly and Bring Sweet Dreams (Crafts and Family Activities)
Jean Van't Hul: The Artful Parent: Simple Ways to Fill Your Family's Life with Art and Creativity--Includes over 60 Art Projects for Children Ages 1 to 8
Susan Schwake: Art Lab for Kids: 52 Creative Adventures in Drawing, Painting, Printmaking, Paper, and Mixed Media-For Budding Artists of All Ages
Amie Plumley: Sewing School: 21 Sewing Projects Kids Will Love to Make
Marie Hablitzel: Draw Write Now, Book 1: On the Farm-Kids and Critters-Storybook Characters
Mona Brookes: Drawing with Children
Ed Emberley: Ed Emberley's Fingerprint Drawing Book
MaryAnn F. Kohl: Discovering Great Artists
Deanna F. Cook (editor): FamilyFun Crafts
Petra Berger: Feltcraft: Making Dolls, Gifts and Toys