Children Activities 3

It's a snap to learn and perform these professional caliber magic tricks! The tricks in this collection, geared for kids four and older, are simple to master, yet truly amazing to behold. The 10-piece set includes a king-to-queen card, rope cutter, color-changing silk, a zig-zag number slicer, a card stretching illusion, and a magic wand that shrinks and grows! Easy-to follow illustrated instructions help budding magicians learn the secrets behind these classic tricks that are sure to wow audiences of all ages!
Item # 4032

Product: 12.5" x 11.5" x 2.5" Packaged 0.8 lbs
Package: 12.5" H x 11.5" W x 2.5" L

From simple knots to tricky patterns, this activity set guides kids through more than 10 cool friendship bracelets! Organized from beginner to advanced, a full-color illustrated booklet gives step-by-step instructions on each style, including variations and helpful hints. The range of styles lets junior crafters progress at their own pace, mastering each design using the soft, colorful string to complete a selection of bracelets, or skiping ahead to take on a new challenge using the included double-sided foam loom or beads and felt charms! A handy ruler for reference is printed right on the back cover, and everything stores neatly in a clear plastic compartment. Includes plenty of materials to make cool bracelets to wear and share with friends!

Contains small parts.

Dimensions: 10" x 6" x 0.5"

Do your very own street art with these awesome sidewalk stencils. Choose from 5 farmyard animals, place stencil on a pavement or wall and colour in using chalk. Kit contains 5 animal face stencils and 4 sticks of coloured chalk for arty fun.
Pack size 193 x 197 x 15mm

Basic stitching is fun and easy to learn with the all-inclusive Stitch by Color craft kit! Stitch along colored lines on the easy-to-hold sturdy wooden board to create super-cute cupcake scene with an embroidered look. Threading the kid-friendly needle with the more than 78 feet of colorful yarn is a breeze with the included needle threader. Step-by-step instructions make it simple for kids six and older to master two types of stitches (basic stitch and back stitch).
Item # 8918

Product: 11.5" x 8.25" x 0.5" Packaged 0.25 lbs
Package: 11.5" H x 8.4" W x 0.6" L

SKU: 0813268012308

Do you think you are Electric?

Do your friends get a “Charge” out of you?

Does your body transmit electricity?

Use our new Energy Stick to find out. Hold the Energy Stick in your hands and see if it lights up and makes noises. Try it with two people, three people, five or more!

Learn about conductivity, insulators and electric circuits. It's really fun. Amaze your friends.

Ages 6 and up

This peel-and-press sticker craft gives kids everything they need to easily create a spectacular piece of "stained glass" art. Just hold up the sheet of colored stickers to the clear frame, peel them off one at a time, and stick them on. Grooves and outlines on the frame make it easy to fit each sticker--featuring realistic textures like bubbles or swirls--into just the right spot. Use the included cord and suction cup to hang the finished artwork in a sunny window to see the beautiful butterfly shimmer to life. Young artists will be enchanted by the results and proud to show them off!

Contains small parts. Conforms to ASTM D-4236.

Dimensions: 10.5" x 10" x 0.25" Packaged

Let the party begin with these 20 brilliant games and activities that will make this party something to remember!
Age 5+
Item: Purple Cow 095

Add pizzazz to scrapbooks, posters, cards and school projects with this massive collection of alphabet and number stickers. Aspiring graphic designers will enjoy using the more than a dozen different alphabets and over 1,000 stickers to enhance and personalize any craft project!

Dimensions: 11" x 14" x 0.19"

Recommended Ages: 5+ years

When your little artist is in the mood for lovely designs, here is the ideal stamp set. Kids who love arts and crafts will be inspired by the beautifully detailed butterfly and heart stamps nestled into a sturdy wooden box. Included is a 2-color stamp pad in pink and purple.

Extension Activities: More Ways to Play and Learn:

Ask the child to identify the image on each stamp.
Ask the child to place the stamps in a row, counting them as he/she lines them up.
Ask the child to draw a landscape or environment and stamp an image into the scene.
Place the stamps in a row and have the child memorize their order, then close his/her eyes. Remove one stamp, and ask the child to guess which stamp was removed.

Contains small parts. Conforms to ASTM D-4236.

Dimensions: 6" x 5" x 2" Packaged

SKU: 0818183011153

Let your true colors shine through as you color in these fun patterns and designs!

96 pages
Animated 3D cover
Coil bound
6 5/16" x 8 1/2"

A child's creativity will take wing with these delicate double-sided Butterfly Accents. The all-inclusive kit allows children to transform the two double-sided resin butterflies with six glittering metallic paints and to display them using the brightly colored satin ribbons. Perfect as decorations, ornaments, or to give as gifts! Encourages creativity and fine motor skills in children over 8 years old.

Conforms to ASTM D-4236.

Dimensions: 8.5" x 8" x 0.5" Packaged

Kids can add their creative touch to this decorate-your-own jewelry box. The wooden chest has a velvet lined base and a safety mirror inside the lid. The all-inclusive arts-and-crafts kit includes craft glue, glitter glue, sparkling gems, and glitter stickers.

Contains small parts. Conforms to ASTM D-4236.

Dimensions: 4.75" x 6" x 4.75" Packaged

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