Science

Anatomy

Life-Size Printable Muscular System for Kids

Life-Size Printable Muscular System for Kids

With this printable set, make a life-size muscular system for kids to study anatomy the hands-on way! A few years ago, we made a set of life-size paper organs for my son to study anatomy with. With their help, he could build paper models of a few body systems,...

Anatomy Books for Kids

Anatomy Books for Kids

Pick one of these anatomy books for kids to supplement your studies of the human body! Children start asking questions about their bodies very early. A younger sibling on the way prompts, "Where do babies come from?" An argument over candies naturally leads to a...

Anatomy Printable Paper Doll for Kids

Anatomy Printable Paper Doll for Kids

Study the human body anatomy with kids by making a set of printable anatomy paper dolls, with each layer showcasing a different body system! What is inside of me? How does my body work? What is this part of me doing? Most kids are genuinely fascinated with their...

Botany

Flower Symmetry: Draw the Missing Half Art Prompts

Flower Symmetry: Draw the Missing Half Art Prompts

Use flower symmetry as a way to explain symmetry to children, then create beautiful symmetrical flower drawings with these printable draw-the-missing-half art prompts! Explaining the concept of symmetry doesn't have to be abstract and theoretical. A good start to the...

Stained Glass Leaf Suncatcher with Free Printable Templates

Stained Glass Leaf Suncatcher with Free Printable Templates

Make stained glass leaf suncatchers with kids! This autumn craft comes with five free printable templates and makes for a quick and easy way to decorate windows to celebrate the season. It has been a while since we decorated windows with our homemade imitation stained...

Math in Nature Scavenger Hunt for Kids

Math in Nature Scavenger Hunt for Kids

Math in Nature scavenger hunt for kids sends the players on an outdoor chase for nature treasures. While looking for items to check off their lists, the players learn interesting facts about nature, while practising basic math. In a scavenger hunt game, each player...

Zoology

Printable Bird Flashcards

Printable Bird Flashcards

Study the wonderful diversity of the bird world with a set of fifty printable bird flashcards and posters! Birds are a wonderfully diverse group. Let's take flying, for instance. Peregrine falcons dive from the skies at a speed over 300 km/h (186 mph), which makes...

Animal Trivia for Kids

Animal Trivia for Kids

Animal Trivia for kids is a printable educational game that introduces players to the amazing animal diversity on our planet. Challenge each other to a battle of wits and learn together! Which bird is among the smartest animals on the planet? What do elephants use...

Environment

12 Ways to Stop Global Warming for Kids

12 Ways to Stop Global Warming for Kids

Looking for ways to stop global warming for kids? We created 12 colouring pages outlining some practical and attainable ideas on how to help the environment! My son has been watching David Attenborough's videos ever since he was a toddler. Planet Earth, Blue Planet,...

Magnetic Tile Earth Puzzle for Kids

Magnetic Tile Earth Puzzle for Kids

Explore our globe in greater detail by making a magnetic tile Earth with printable stickers. A great activity for Earth Day - or any time you want to study geography with kids! Magnetic tiles have surprising versatility as an educational toy. We've used them for so...

Earth Trivia Questions for Kids

Earth Trivia Questions for Kids

Use Earth trivia questions for kids and learn more about our amazing planet, while playing this printable educational game for kids! Earth is a truly unique and wonderful place. Billions of animals, plants, and other living organisms co-exist together on Earth,...

ENGINEERING

Engineering Projects

Free Printable Dollhouse Template

Free Printable Dollhouse Template

Learn how to make a cardboard dollhouse with this free printable dollhouse template! We all know that in the realm of toy potential, cardboard boxes rank high. They can be turned into cars, boats, airplanes, robot helmets, or dollhouses - more or less anything. Doll...

How to Make Shadow Puppets with Moving Parts

How to Make Shadow Puppets with Moving Parts

Learn how to make shadow puppets with moving parts and have playful shadow puppet duels with these articulated knight puppets! We love shadow puppets! Over the years, we have created many different shadow puppet templates. Some have been fairy-tales, others have...

DIY Steampunk Wooden Robots

DIY Steampunk Wooden Robots

Introduce kids to woodworking by challenging them to create these whimsical steampunk wooden robots - from wood, screws and metal scraps! There is a certain appeal to a pile of loose hardware, wouldn't you say? All those nuts, bolts and little metal scraps seem so...

Lego

LEGO Animals Instructions

LEGO Animals Instructions

Use LEGO animals instructions to build twenty animals from all around the world and their habitats! LEGO must really be one of the most amazing toys ever invented. It allows children to explore any concept in a hands-on way! When my children learned letters, we made...

Animal Habitat Project

Animal Habitat Project

Complete animal habitat projects with LEGO bricks. With our printable pack, you can study eight principle biomes, design them and play with them! From a cute arctic fox prowling the Arctic tundra to a mighty elephant lumbering over the African savanna, this pack...

LEGO Duplo Alphabet Mats

LEGO Duplo Alphabet Mats

Build the alphabet with Duplo bricks, using these printable Lego Duplo Alphabet Mats with uppercase and lowercase letter designs! Also check: Lego 3D AlphabetLego 2D AlphabetPattern Block AlphabetMagna-Tiles Alphabet Before my son was old enough to dedicate the living...

Pattern Blocks

Animal Pattern Block Mats

Animal Pattern Block Mats

These 50 animal pattern block designs are perfect for STEM centres in your preschool or kindergarten! Children will learn the names of animals, practice building skills and math – all at once. Many classrooms, homeschool or traditional, have pattern blocks. These...

Birds: Free Pattern Block Designs

Birds: Free Pattern Block Designs

Get the free printable pack of bird pattern block designs for STEM centres in your preschool and kindergarten! Children will learn the names of birds, practice building skills and math - all at once. In most classrooms, whether homeschool or traditional, pattern...

Easter & Spring Pattern Block Design Templates

Easter & Spring Pattern Block Design Templates

Get the free printable pack of Easter and spring pattern block designs for STEM centers in your preschool and kindergarten! Pattern blocks are far from being new in most classrooms, but they were a recent discovery for us. Even though we already have a lot of building...

Magna-Tiles

Magnetic Tile Earth Puzzle for Kids

Magnetic Tile Earth Puzzle for Kids

Explore our globe in greater detail by making a magnetic tile Earth with printable stickers. A great activity for Earth Day - or any time you want to study geography with kids! Magnetic tiles have surprising versatility as an educational toy. We've used them for so...

Spring Magnetic Tile Ideas

Spring Magnetic Tile Ideas

Build these seasonal magnetic tile ideas while celebrating the spring season and its holidays - Easter, Earth Day, St. Patrick's Day, Mother's Day, and others. Spring is a season of rebirth and rejuvenation. Children's relationships with their toys can be seasonal...

Animal Magna-Tile Idea Cards

Animal Magna-Tile Idea Cards

Combine the study of animals with engineering by using these printable magna tile idea cards and inspiring young builders to create 40 animal designs from magnetic tiles! In order to make a connection with a new topic of study, it sometimes helps to tie it in with an...

MATH

Draw the Missing Half: Landmarks

Draw the Missing Half: Landmarks

Use architectural landmarks to explain symmetry to children, then create simple symmetrical drawings with these printable draw-the-missing-half art prompts! Why is architectural symmetry so satisfying? One possible reason is that it reflects the human body, which has...

Homeschooling Tips & Tricks

Homeschooling Tips & Tricks

Are you considering homeschooling? Read our best homeschooling tips and tricks along with our top homeschooling curriculum choices! Over the last few weeks, several friends have approached me with questions about homeschooling. With the uncertainty about school...

Best Math Apps for Kids

Best Math Apps for Kids

We have selected the best math apps for kids that make math learning engaging, creative, and fun! Believing that the quality of screen time is as important as quantity, I have been collecting educational apps for my children for several years. It is a pretty...

Math Movement Dice

Math Movement Dice

Math Movement Dice turn practising math into a game! Children can practise their addition and subtraction facts, work on their gross motor skills and have fun at the same time. With the free printable template, you can make the dice and play it too! Children learn...

Magna Tile Ideas to Print and Build!

Magna Tile Ideas to Print and Build!

Looking for Magna Tile ideas for kids to build? Choose one of 166 printable Magna Tile designs and build away! There are letters, numbers, geometric shapes, 2D and 3D creative designs. No matter how exciting and engaging at first, most toys eventually fall out of...

Math in Nature Scavenger Hunt for Kids

Math in Nature Scavenger Hunt for Kids

Math in Nature scavenger hunt for kids sends the players on an outdoor chase for nature treasures. While looking for items to check off their lists, the players learn interesting facts about nature, while practising basic math. In a scavenger hunt game, each player...