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Solar Eclipse Craft for Kids

Solar Eclipse Craft for Kids

This solar eclipse craft for kids is fun and easy! Books and Giggles is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com. We’re tuned in to all things Space here in Houston. My…

Winter Themed STEM Snowflake Craft

Winter Themed STEM Snowflake Craft

This winter themed snowflake craft is also a fun science activity. Plus, it’s an opportunity to work on fine motor skills. Preschoolers will enjoy seeing the colors melt together, and older kids will appreciate learning about symmetry as well. Yes, we made these snowflakes using just crayon shavings and waxed paper. Older children love learning to cut snowflakes. If…

Solar Oven Pizza

Solar Oven Pizza

    My son has wanted to make a solar oven ever since he saw one on a Curious George episode a few years ago.   This year, as we started planning our summer, the kids and I brainstormed a list of what we wanted to do.   High on my son’s list: make a…