Firework paintings

My daughter had so much fun making these firework paintings! Perfect for Bonfire Night and Diwali, here are two ways to enjoy some hands-on, colourful firework art.

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How to write a story :: sticker tales!

These stickers tales are lots of fun! They help children learn how to write a story and can give a great spark to their imaginations. I find they are especially good for reluctant writers and kids who love to draw. Here’s how we use stickers to write a story and make our very own books.

how to write a story stickers

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Pumpkin spice scented paint recipe

Some people mark the start of autumn when they see pumpkin spice lattes arriving at the coffee shop – we celebrate with this pumpkin spice scented paint recipe!
Pumpkin spice scented paint recipe - great for fall crafts for kids

Pumpkin spice scented paint

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Yarn wrapped spider craft for Halloween

This ever so cute, not really scary yarn wrapped spider is easy to make and offers a great fine motor skills work out for little fingers.

So cute and easy to make: Hallween spider craft for kids. Nice textures and a good workout for fine motor skills too.Yarn wrapped spider craft for kids

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Diwali rangoli designs with colored salt

Diwali rangoli designs made with colored salt are a gorgeous sensory delight – and they’re really easy to make. Here’s how:

Gorgeous rangoli patterns for Diwali, made with DIY colored salt

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