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Show your gratitude to a special person by making one of these #MakerMonday cards.
15 more hands-on activities for kids in Pittsburgh
Make butter in a jar, hum a kazoo or microwave marshmallow play dough.
Maker Monday: Decorated Bunny House
Surrounded by so much Easter candy, we found a better use of all those empty calories.
Maker Monday: String Eggs
Your delicate String Eggs will look pretty arranged in a bowl or hung on ribbons as a reminder of the arrival of spring.
Maker Monday: Butter in a Jar
This fun maker activity gives kids a chance to make something the whole family can share.
Maker Monday: Balloon Tennis
When the weather outside is frightful, it’s time to bring sports indoors.
Maker Monday: Film Canister Rockets
These rockets are a great way to illustrate Newton’s Third Law of Motion: For every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction.
Maker Monday: Foam Prints
Printmaking at home can be a fun STEAM activity using a few basic supplies and a whole bunch of creativity.
Maker Monday: Button Bowls
These Button Bowls add a bit of sparkle and color to the Maker Monday lineup.
Maker Monday: Sew-It-Yourself Spider Web
Little kids can exercise their fine motor skills by sewing the yarn through holes and weaving a web for their spider.
Maker Monday: Paper People
Maker Monday plays with paper this week to create Paper People.
Maker Monday: Paper Plate Marble Run
Here’s a new way to play with marbles and experiment with gravity.
Maker Monday: Colored Macaroni
Kids have been making macaroni crafts for generations. With this week’s Maker Monday project, part of the fun is dyeing the macaroni as the first step.
Maker Monday: Cardboard Kazoos
Little music makers can throw a parade with this week’s Maker Monday project, Cardboard Kazoos.
Maker Monday: Calming Sensory Bottle
When over-excited kids are in need of a chill pill, reach for this Calming Sensory Bottle.
Maker Monday: Ice Boat Racers
This outdoor Maker Monday activity — Ice Boat Racers — helps cool off energetic kids with an icy splash.
Maker Monday: Best Bubbles
Summer and bubbles are a natural fit. We pulled together three of our favorite bubble-related Maker Monday activities to take advantage of outdoor play.
Maker Monday: Yarn Art
Yarn Art is a fun way to learn about colors, develop fine motor skills and explore creativity.
Maker Monday: Nature Treasure Bag
Whether your outdoor adventures take place in neighborhood woods or on sandy beaches, it’s always helpful to have a Nature Treasure Bag on hand.