Category: Elementary

How to Make Custom Etched Drinking Glasses – Using Your Kids’ Drawings

Guess what? You don’t need a Dremel tool or etching machine to etch glass! You know those super cute custom-etched canning jars, glasses, and glass baking dishes on pinterest and etsy? Many of them were probably made with etching cream. I love this stuff,…

Quick and Easy Mother’s Day DIY Decorated Flower Pots

Here is a simple, quick, and adorable DIY Mother’s Day gift idea that works great in a small classroom setting: Custom decorated flower pots, personalized with photos. Aren’t they adorable?  It might be a bit much to try with a large class, but with…

Heart Shaped Rice Hand Warmer Valentines

One thing I try to prioritize when deciding what crafts to do with my children is the usefulness of the craft. As cute and easy as little foam shapes are, adorned with pom-poms, glitter, and sequins, they often end up adding more to our…