One of the biggest challenge for parents nowadays is keeping their kids away from gadgets. Remember that your kids absolutely needs to exercise their motor and body, not by staring at the gadgets all day. These 17 creative craft might gives you some insight of how to keep your kids busy at the day without touching any gadgets.
Not only that the kids will learn more by doing more, but also the equipment you need is so simple you can find them at home. For example, you can always transform the egg paper into some beautiful and creative craft for kids. In the other hands, you can also do some origami papers with your kids. Learn how to make various animals, so that your kids surely have a good skill on folding the paper.
After all, the most important thing to concern is the development of the kid’s brain and body. And of course by making some creative craft, your kids will have better skills rather than playing gadgets all day.
Colorful Egg Cartons
Have a bunch of egg cartons yet not really sure how we should play with it? Then you should definitely take a look at these ideas. Even the stuff that you think is a trash can be a good craft for the kids.
All you need is to prepare some egg cartons, and of course some paintings. Then it is depends on your kid and your imagination what kind of animals you want to create. These green turtles below are absolutely worth to try.
Besides, you might also need some other equipment, to complete the shape, like for the eyes, the neck, the legs. But you can start by using the equipment that is available in your home, like a pen, a marker, or even some papers.
By doing this creative egg cartons craft, your kids will learn more about the colors. Who knows if later they will become the next Picasso?
Doing Some Origami
Surely not all of us knows how to fold a paper to a specific character. But thanks to technology, we can easily copy some simple origami shape from Youtube.
Of course at first you might find difficulty, but as times goes by, you can teach the kids various shape of origami, and they can be creative with their own way. If you think the kids don’t have the ability to fold the paper nicely, you might also help them.