Art, DT and Crafts

Art

If your child is the artistic type, take a look at these brilliant online drawing classes from some of our best loved children's illustrators. 

https://www.booktrust.org.uk/…/fun-at-home-with-authors-an…/


The Artful Parent - Good, free art activities 

Get the kids outside. This side walk chalk paint is easy to make and fun for the kids to play with!

https://www.onecrazymom.com/how-to-make-sidewalk-chalk-pai…/




Tate - This is a great website created by Tates Art Gallery, it includes things to make, games and quizzes. -  

For all those Captain Underpants fans! I will definitely be having a look. Starts tomorrow.


Color away the boredom with loads of free coloring pages! Bring out the Disney artist in you! 🎨

Break the boredom with our links to Disney coloring pages & books as an excellent indoor activity and encourage the inner Share your child's amazing Art work with us.artist in all of us /http://coloring-4kids.com/en/disney/


Make the most of the sunshine! Here's a fun shadow drawing art project to keep kids occupied while at home... Share your artwork with us.


Crafts and DT 

•Dandelion Rock Family•

These are super simple to make and you can recreate them over and over. •••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••
They look so cute when finished and you can make up your own story about your dandelion family. We infused interesting dandelion facts into our story.
Meet our dandelion family:
👩🏻‍🦰Momma rock loves her new purple earnings
👨🏼 papa rock’s beard is filling in nicely
👶baby rock needs a quarantine haircut
🦁 dandy-lion in looking cute as ever!
They live happily among the dandelions and love playing in the sunshine! They welcome the bees on their fancy hairdos and their flowers open in the morning to greet the sun and close at night when the go to sleep. ••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••
Get the details here: https://littlepinelearners.com/dandelion-rock-family/


These free printable paper doll templates print in black and white and are ready for your kids to add their own color and creativity!

https://www.kitchentableclassroom.com/printable-paper-doll…/

https://www.facebook.com/1168524436543432/posts/5575597279169437/



This is a great idea. Dig in the recycle bin and use a milk carton to make a bird house feeder.....

https://www.familydaystriedandtested.com/milk-carton-bottl…/

Color by number activities can be really helpful for students during this time of distance learning. Read about the benefits in this blog post and grab the free color by numbers linked there!

https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=3004262326296339&id=475361115853152


LOVE this Rock Flower Garden idea! A fun project to make with the kids. Find this & Over 40 of the BEST Painted Rock ideas

HERE https://bit.ly/2y4aPKO


This weaving project uses an up-cycled water bottle as a structure for weaving. Use homemade t-shirt yarn to make this project 100% upcycled!


https://www.kitchentableclassroom.com/weaving-for-kids-a-r…/

How did the Owls in your house get on with our first activity pack? Hopefully it's all finished now because we have a part 2 for you!

https://www.facebook.com/295888980222/posts/10163255814160223/


Need some free ideas to keep the children busy? Download these FREE instructional cards on making playdough, salt dough, goop and more!

https://mrearlyyears.com/…/prod…/messy-play-finger-gym-cards


Tinkercad - All kinds of making.

Many children at St John's have attended Creation Station after school. You will be pleased to know that Creation Station are holding live sessions daily at 2pm. If you click on the 2nd link. It will give you a list of things that you will need for each session.

https://www.facebook.com/CreationStationLtd/

https://scontent-lht6-1.xx.fbcdn.net/…/90891099_33323346367…



Make your own lava lamp.

Ingredients
Oil
Water
Food colour
Alka Seltza



This looks fun!

Use construction paper (and that's it!) to make a HORSE THAT WALKS! This is such a cool STEM project. You can find more instructions and info about the physics involved in the post!

LINK: https://frugalfun4boys.com/paper-horse-that-walks/


This dragonfly craft is SO CUTE! And you probably have the supplies on hand! 😁

SEE IT HERE: https://frugalfun4boys.com/adorable-dragonfly-craft/


Tried finger knitting? Here's how to do it.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/artycraftykids/permalink/2275372122757415/



Welcome to Crayola 🌈 Follow our page for crafty ideas, cute toys and creative fun!

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IET education -

As schools close, are you looking for fun, curriculum-linked activities to do with your kids and keep them focussed? We have FREE resources across maths, science and design/technology available to help you.

https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=2757951887652454&id=344642508983416


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