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CRAFTS

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Myrtle Over the Moon

Pop Up Palooza - The Plot Chickens

Suggested Ages 5-8

Kids have a great time creating and writing a chicken themed Pop-Up Book.

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Myrtle Over the Moon

Clucking Chicken Cups

Suggested Ages 5-8

Make a chicken that actually clucks using just a plastic cup and a few other supplies.

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Myrtle Over the Moon

Cow Over The Moon Spinner

Suggested Ages 5-8

With paper plates and a few craft supplies, make a cow that can spin around the moon.

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Sofa Safari Game Show

Toilet Tube Binoculars

Suggested Ages 6-9

Surely, everyone needs binoculars when they go on an adventure. Toilet paper rolls and lots of creativity are all that are needed to make your own.

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Sofa Safari Game Show

Safari No Battery Flashlight

Suggested Ages 6-9

A ziplock bag, black and white construction paper, and markers are the main supplies needed to make this intriguing optical illusion craft.

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Sofa Safari Game Show

Climbing Spiders Craft

Suggested Ages 6-9

Made from popsicle sticks, these fun spiders climb a “web” using friction and engineering.

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The Great Pizza Contest

Salt-Dough Craft

Suggested Ages 4-7

Kids can work together to create pizzazy pizza art using their own homemade salt dough.

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The Mix-up Fairytale

Paper Bag Fairytale House

Suggested Ages 4-7

Using paper bags, markers, and doodads, kids can create their own fairytale houses

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The Ocean's Got Talent

Sock-Topus Craft Video

Suggested Ages 4-8

Using one old sock and some new imagination, an eight-legged puppet comes to life. This craft is good for the “sole”.

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The Ocean's Got Talent

Coffee Filter Fish Craft Video

Suggested Ages 4-8

With a few coffee filters and some washable markers, kids can create colorful tie-dye ocean creatures that can be displayed as a mobile.

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The Ocean's Got Talent

Fish You Were Here Pop-Up Card Craft

Suggested Ages 4-8

Kids make an ocean themed Pop-Up card that is perfect to share with friends.

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The Smallest Show on Earth

Clown Bookmarks Craft

Suggested Ages 5-8

Mark your place in a favorite book with these clown bookmarks made from empty cereal boxes and craft foam.

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The Smallest Show on Earth

Pop Up Palooza - Cake Pop Card

Suggested Ages 5-8

Kids make a Pop-Up Birthday Card that is sure to generate smiles and can have as many candles as needed.

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20,000 Books Under The Sea: Episode 1 Lighthouse Adventure

The Tale Snail Craft

Suggested Ages 5-8

Using two paper plates, a bit of paint, lots of imagination, and, of course, a story for the hungry crustacean, everyone makes their own tail-snail!

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20,000 Books Under the Sea: Episode 2 Coral Reef Adventure

Secret Sea Star Craft

Suggested Ages 5-8

Turn an ordinary paper bowl into a stunning Sea Star that has the same secret as a live Sea Star!

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20,000 Books Under the Sea: Episode 3 Arctic Adventure

Printed Ocean Scenes Craft and Writing Activity

Suggested Ages 5-8

"Etch" and then use washable markers to print a scene. Next, write a story and use your print as a cover.

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20,000 Books Under the Sea: Episode 4 Atlantis Adventure

Peacock Mantis Shrimp Craft

Suggested Ages 5-8

Some tissue paper, some glue, and a plastic bag combine to create distinctive paper that is used to make a one-of-a-kind Peacock Mantis Shrimp.

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20,000 Books Under the Sea: Episode 4 Atlantis Adventure

Delish Fish(ing) Game Recipe and Craft

Suggested Ages 5-8

A pretzel rod becomes a fishing rod in this fun game that’s part recipe and part game. Grab a friend and go fishing!

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Bartholomew Balderdash and the Kindness Machine

Kindness Catchers Craft

Suggested Ages 6-9

This paper creation has lots of names but we prefer to call it a Kindness Catcher. Part craft and part game, we hope it inspires you to perform Random Acts of Kindness.

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Captain Book's Pirate Adventure

Pirate Map Craft

Suggested Ages 6-9

X-Marks the spot! Create a pirate map that looks like it might be hundreds of years old. All that’s needed is a paper bag, a little vegetable oil, and lots of imagination.

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Captain Book's Pirate Adventure

Balloon Powered Boat Craft

Suggested Ages 6-9

It’s time to raise the masts and set sail in your own ship made with a bowl that floats, a straw, and a balloon. The rubber ducky is optional! .

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Everglades Adventure

Snake Coils Craft

Suggested Ages 4-7

HISSSSS...A paper towel tube and some paint are all that are needed to create colorful coiled snakes.

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Everglades Adventure

Paper Plate Dinosaur Craft

Suggested Ages 4-7

With a paper plate, paint, and a toilet paper tube, dinosaurs are brought back from extinction.

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Everglades Adventure

Origami Frog Craft

Suggested Ages 4-7

Kids make jumping frogs using index cards and a few simple craft supplies.

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Everglades Adventure

Pop Up Palooza - Mini-Pop Up Book Craft

Suggested Ages 4-7

Kids write short stories after making these Mini-Pop-Up Books created from index cards.

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Fly on the Wall Investigations

Feelings Finder Craft

Suggested Ages 6-9

With two paper cups, random doodads, and lots of imagination, kids make a Feelings Finder that any detective would be proud to use.

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Moth & Sloth: Best Friends Forever

Paper Plate Craft

Suggested Ages 4-7

With a paper plate, construction paper, glue, and a few other things, make your very own moth & sloth.

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