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10 Toys You Can Make on Your Own

July 15th, 2013 · 6 Comments

When you make your own toys your child is likely to take ownership of the design, solve problems and pursue mechanical and artistic variations.

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Easy to Make Catapult- Coffee Cup Design

October 29th, 2012 · 35 Comments

If you’re looking for designs on how to make a catapult, here’s a powerful, simple design that’s easy to make out of household items.

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Chicago Teachers’ Union Strike Offers Ratios Lesson Plan

September 17th, 2012 · 7 Comments

In the midst of the Chicago Teachers’ Union strike for better quality education for ALL students, a ratios lesson plan has emerged.

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Good Will Hunting Math Trees for Kids

March 12th, 2012 · 10 Comments

Math trees are fairly simple and easy to grasp. They are also an excellent conceptual device that offers fun math games for kids of all ages.

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Easy to Make Catapult – Simple Soup Can Design

February 17th, 2012 · 19 Comments

The Soup Can Catapult is a quick and easy catapult design for kids. It offers the perfect blend of simplicity, power and ease of use.

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Easy to Make Catapult- Fantastic Soda Can Design

October 14th, 2011 · 65 Comments

Here’s an easy catapult for kids that uses two soda cans and a few other household items. It’s fun to make, super strong, and only takes a few minutes.

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Catapult Games for Kids

August 26th, 2011 · 14 Comments

The best part about catapults for kids is all the great games you can play. Here’s some fun and easy ones to get you started.

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How to Make a Catapult for Kids

July 21st, 2011 · 37 Comments

If you’ve considered how to make a catapult for kids, you know it should be easy to make, durable, and able to hurl objects with authority. Here are numerous designs in a useful rating system.

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Easy to Make Catapult- Egg Carton Design

June 29th, 2011 · 39 Comments

If you’ve ever considered how to build a catapult for kids, an empty egg carton serves as the ideal base to start with. Now all you need are a few other simple household items.

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Easy to Make Catapult: Amazing Dimple Design

April 21st, 2011 · 16 Comments

Whether you’re new to catapult designs, or an old pro, you’ll appreciate the simplicity of this model.

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Mini Catapult -Arc Tension Design

December 3rd, 2010 · 15 Comments

If you’ve been on the search for easy catapults for kids, here’s one that’s fun to make, fun to play with, and looks cool in science class.

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Mini Catapult- Bear Clamp Base Design

November 16th, 2010 · 10 Comments

This mini catapult uses the bear clamp base technique to harness tension. All you need to get started are a few household items.

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Easy to Make Catapult -Brawny Launcher Design

November 1st, 2010 · 31 Comments

Here’s a simple catapult design for kids that provides superior launching power. Assemble in minutes with just a few basic items from around the house.

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Kids’ Science: Count Stuff

August 18th, 2009 · 4 Comments

Here’s some easy activities that use everyday household items to improve kids’ counting skills. The activities are easy to set up and lots of fun.

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Easy to Make Catapult

July 21st, 2009 · 87 Comments

Eventually every parent asks- how to make a catapult for kids. This method only takes a few minutes and uses household items you already have on hand.

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The Amazing One Minute Crane Your Child Will Love

June 29th, 2009 · 9 Comments

If you’ve ever wondered how to make a pulley for kids, or how to make a kids crane, here’s an easy to follow method. . .

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Kids’ Science: Fun with Magnets- Part 2

March 24th, 2009 · 10 Comments

Magnets activities for kids are an easy way to introduce your child to the world of physical sciences. The unusual characteristics of magnets stimulate the imagination and invite countless games.

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Kids’ Science: Sort Stuff

January 27th, 2009 · 2 Comments

Kids’ sorting activities expose your child to basic scientific procedure and stimulate analytical thinking. Best of all, your child will love the challenge of sorting and arranging household items.

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Kids’ Science: Measure Stuff

December 8th, 2008 · 4 Comments

Measuring stuff around the house is an easy science activity to do with kids. It’s fun and flexible, and nurtures skills fundamental to scientific inquiry.

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Kids’ Science: What If an Elephant Sat on it?

October 21st, 2008 · 3 Comments

Classifying and interpreting data go hand in hand with scientific procedure. This kids’ science activity rings with laughter in the process of analyzing household items.

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Kids’ Science: Gravity for Beginners

September 30th, 2008 · 2 Comments

Here’s a science activity for kids that offers basic exposure to density and the law of gravity. It also gives your child an opportunity to engage in the trial and error method of problem solving. It’s very simple and lots of fun.

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Kids’ Science: Fun with Magnets

September 15th, 2008 · 8 Comments

Magnet activities for kids are a fun way to introduce your child to the world of science. The activities are easy to set up and fun to play. Here’s some easy ones to get you started.

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The One Minute Rocket Ship Your Child Will Absolutely Love

August 15th, 2008 · 19 Comments

If you’ve ever wondered how to make a rocket ship for kids–it’s easier than you think. This one only takes a minute to make, and it seats two comfortably.

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Kids’ Science: Float Stuff on Water

July 28th, 2008 · 6 Comments

Here’s a little household science for kids. It’s very simple and lots of fun. Pursue the advanced version of this activity and watch your child take charge of scientific procedures.

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