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Soft, squishy marshmallows -- kids love 'em! Grab a bag of marshmallows and a few toothpicks and have some free-form building fun. And don't forget to save a few to snack on along the way. Marshmallow Sculptures

Art can be created from almost any material. And here's a terrific way to prove it. Make your own modeling dough, using a variety of easy-to-find household items, and encourage your child's creative exploration. Homemade Playdough

Make a great gift for the teacher, a friend or party favors. Personalize stickers or magnets for all the people in your child's life. It's easy and inexpensive. Stickers and Magnets

Tired of the same old postcards of city hall or the biggest tree in town? Make your own special postcards, using your favorite colors to make beautiful, swirly designs. Super-Easy Marbleized Postcards

Your children will absolutely love this explosive project! Make an exciting volcano that can erupt time after time. Old-Fashioned Volcano

Do you have a mountain of photos? Round up the kids, grab the shoebox with all the kids' pictures and school papers and begin, finally, to organize all those memories so the entire family can enjoy them. Memory Books and More

Make that next school project special. Instead of just construction paper and crayons, why not try paper mâché. Here are some foolproof recipes to spice up that next project. Paper Mâché

Act out your favorite stories with peanut marionettes. Make a variety of dancing puppets for those budding young actors. Peanut Marionettes

Learn about nature's rainbow of colors. Use fruits and vegetable to make natural dyes. Chemistry was never this much fun. Natural Dyes

Rub a dub dub, you can use these in the tub. Bathtime will be more fun from now on with these soap crayons. Soap Crayons

Did you let your last batch of play dough dry out? Here is a quick and easy way to make some sparkly play dough right at home. Sparkle Salt Dough

Would you like a fun way for your kids to learn the alphabet? Kids can learn letters and form simple words with this easy-to-make word spool. Spin-a-Word Spool

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