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Halloween Crafts, Decor, and More!

October 12, 2020 Pinwheel Crafts

Halloween Crafts, Decor, and More!

Even though many polls rank Halloween as the third favorite American holiday, we all know that fans of this spooky day love it. Yes, they love it with all of their heart and will go all out whenever possible. If you're looking for ways to celebrate this super fun holiday with your family throughout the month of October, Halloween-themed crafts and games can be a great way to get them into the spooky spirit. That's why we’ve rounded up 8 fun Halloween crafts and activities for you and the whole family to do together this year. Spooky Slime What kid...


2020 Fall Leaf Craft Ideas

September 28, 2020 Pinwheel Crafts

2020 Fall Leaf Craft Ideas

One of the best parts of the changing of the seasons is the beautifully colorful leaves that don the trees and pepper the ground. For anyone that loves celebrating the vibrant fall colors as much as we do, we’ve brought you 6 festively colorful crafts to celebrate the changing of the leaves. Leaf Silhouette Art If you’re planning to send out cards this fall, The Best Ideas for Kids has a versatile way to create unique, fall leaf greeting cards. They provide a template for the base and four different ways to decorate it. Of course, if you have another method you...


Fall-themed Craft Ideas for 2020

September 14, 2020 Pinwheel Crafts

Fall-themed Craft Ideas for 2020

Depending on where you’re located, you may already be experiencing the occasional cool morning breezes that signal the beginning of fall. Even if the temperature hasn’t started to drop where you are, certainly you know the excitement for the new season that September brings. In celebration of the coming cooler months, we’ve gathered some wonderful fall-themed crafts you can do with your family to help get you into the autumn spirit. Pumpkin Stamping with Apples Nothing says autumn like apples and pumpkins. So what better way to celebrate the season by combining the two into a fun and adorable craft...


Back to School Ideas for 2020

August 31, 2020 Pinwheel Crafts

Back to School Ideas for 2020

With the fall season upon us, many parents are beginning to tackle the new requirements for this school year. Whether you are opting to temporarily homeschool, or are sending you children back to the classroom, the 2020 school year is uncharted territory for many of us. Along with the standard back to school prep, we’re now in a position when we need to consider special precautions to help protect our children and families. To help you and your children prepare for the new school year, we’ve assembled a variety of different crafts and projects for all of your child’s back...


Creative STEM Projects for Artsy Kids

August 17, 2020 Pinwheel Crafts

Creative STEM Projects for Artsy Kids

If you’re a parent, chances are good that you’ve heard the term STEM. For those not aware, it is an acronym that stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. It’s a newer movement meant to get children interested in sciences early in education to improve the chances that they may pursue a technological career as an adult. Even if your children don’t want to be scientists, or engineers, STEM projects are a great way to help ensure that they have a well rounded education and they can simply make science fun. This week, we’ve collected a handful of STEM-based projects...