Minecraft Brewing Station

Minecraft Brewing Station

Minecraft is a game that has delighted millions. It helps children learn how to use technology and the basics of coding, all in one place. But, you can also have fun and learn with Minecraft away from the computer. Follow along to learn how to make your very own...
Seed Science Experiment

Seed Science Experiment

Have you ever thought about why seeds are planted in the ground? Can seeds sprout in the light? What exactly do seeds need to grow? Find out in this light and dark seed science experiment. In this experiment, kids will learn how to grow seeds, what seeds need to...
DIY Thermometer

DIY Thermometer

  Ever wonder how thermometers work? The science of thermometers is simple. Higher temperatures produce greater levels of energy, which allow molecules to move faster. You can see this in action by placing a straw inside a bottle filled with liquid. When the liquid...
DIY Anemometer

DIY Anemometer

Have you ever wanted to measure how fast the wind is blowing? You can do just that when you make your own anemometer. The easiest anemometer to make at home is called a Robinson anemometer. The device catches the wind inside cups, and then starts to spend, when you...
Minecraft-Inspired Egg Carton Squids

Minecraft-Inspired Egg Carton Squids

Minecraft-Inspired Egg Carton Squids My kids are obsessed with Minecraft. They not only play the game every spare moment they can get, but they also try to collect as many Minecraft-themed toys, games, cards, and anything else they can find. If you haven’t...
Minecraft-Inspired Melty Bead Tools

Minecraft-Inspired Melty Bead Tools

Minecraft-Inspired Melty Bead Tools If your kids love Minecraft as much as mine do, then they will go nuts for these adorable Minecraft-inspired melty bead tools. There are so many things you can do with the tools once they are completed. Play with them, use them for...
Minecraft-Inspired Cardboard Pickaxe

Minecraft-Inspired Cardboard Pickaxe

Minecraft-Inspired Cardboard Pickaxe Minecraft is HUGE at our house, but I don’t feel right letting my kids play Minecraft all day every day. I like for them to have hands-on play as well. But, the appeal of video games is strong. So, to entice them to get off...
Minecraft-Inspired Playdough Blocks

Minecraft-Inspired Playdough Blocks

Minecraft-Inspired Playdough Blocks If you have Minecraft lovers in your house, they are probably on the X-box or computer more than you would like. But, you can entice your little Minecraft-lovers away from the game by showing them how they can create their very own...
Minecraft-Inspired LEGO Desert Biome

Minecraft-Inspired LEGO Desert Biome

Minecraft-Inspired LEGO Desert Biome Even though LEGO makes (expensive) Minecraft LEGO sets, there is something a bit magical about creating it for yourself out of bricks you already own. If you put in a little time and effort, the handmade Minecraft desert biome...
Minecraft-Inspired Creeper Ornaments

Minecraft-Inspired Creeper Ornaments

Minecraft-Inspired Creeper Ornaments Minecraft isn’t usually thought of as a festive or particularly Christmas-y game, but once you see these delightful creepers with their festive Santa hats, you’ll want to transform all your favorite Minecraft blocks...
Minecraft Piggy Bank

Minecraft Piggy Bank

There is nothing more fun that Minecraft-inspired crafts and projects. Take the game away from the screen when you make this super-fun Minecraft inspired piggy bank! The bank looks just like the Minecraft pigs, and making it would be the perfect project for...
Minecraft-Inspired Zombie Collage Craft

Minecraft-Inspired Zombie Collage Craft

Minecraft is a game adored by kids of all ages. Even preschoolers and early elementary-aged kids love the game. For them, I’ve created this fun Minecraft-inspired zombie collage craft that looks just like the zombie heads from the game. While making this craft,...
Minecraft Creeper Mask

Minecraft Creeper Mask

If your kids can’t get enough Minecraft, then this project is for you. Little Minecraft lovers will jump at the chance to bring their favorite game to life off the screen. You might even be relieved that they are taking a break from the video game to run around...
Minecraft Inspired Creeper Ornament

Minecraft Inspired Creeper Ornament

If you have been to our booth at any of the homeschool conferences we attended this year, then you probably saw the perler bead setup we have added this year.  SuperMic and SuperGirl767 are the main proprietors of that part of our booth, and they are having so much...
DIY Minecraft Painted Blocks

DIY Minecraft Painted Blocks

Kids of all ages love Minecraft. There are tons of Minecraft toys available at most toy stores these days, but some of the sets are incredibly pricey, and not all the toys are appropriate for younger kids. When I saw these unfinished wood blocks at a craft store, I...