Category Archives: Kids Activities

Glitter Bottles

Glitter bottles, also known as calm down jars, can be used to help children self-regulate and calm down big emotions. Watching the glitter sink to the bottom creates a moment of peace and stillness. While it may be difficult for children to learn skills like this on their own, using a glitter bottle as a […]

Paper Beads

Creating paper beads for a necklace or bracelet is a great activity to practice fine motor skills while having fun! Test out this craft using different shapes, methods to create different style jewelry or decorations. Supplies needed: Craft, scrapbook, or colored paper Yarn Scissors Clear glue Wooden skewers (or toothpick) Steps: On your paper, draw […]

Ice Cream In A Bag

I SCREAM, YOU SCREAM, WE ALL SCREAM FOR ICE CREAM! This activity is educational, physical, and overall, TASTY! Family Educators Brandy and Sarah walk us through the steps to make a homemade ice cream treat. Supplies need: 2 Sandwich-sized Ziplock bags 1 Gallon-sized Ziplock 1/4 C Sugar 1/2 C Milk 1/2 C Heavy Whipping Cream […]