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Crafts for Elementary School Kids

Browse through this list of crafts elementary school aged kids might enjoy.

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I picked out these craft projects for elementary school kids, those kids from around age 6 to age 11. Some are educational and others are just fun! The best judge as to whether your child can handle these crafts or not is you. Your goal is to have them enjoy themselves without getting frustrated. For this age group, you might also want to check out craft projects for kindergartners or craft projects for tweens. If you have other age groups you want to find craft projects for, check out my lists of favorite crafts for different ages. For even more craft fun with your elementary-aged kids, check out these craft kits.

Alphabet Refrigerator Magnets

Alphabet Refrigerator Magnets
Learn how you can make your own refrigerator magnets out of craft foam.

Alphabet Soup Picture

Alphabet Soup Picture
Use these instructions to make a collage using alphabet noodles. If you can't find the noodles, you can use my printable templates.

Apple Necklace Craft

Apple Necklace Craft
This tutorial explains how to make a necklace using a red pom-pom and a green pony bead.

Beaded Safety Pins

Beaded Safety Pins
Learn how to can make a variety of beaded safety pin designs to wear and to give to others.

Bean Bag Bear Craft

Bean Bag Bear Craft
Use old socks, some rice, and some felt to make these cute little bears.

Birds of a Feather Bookmark

Birds of a Feather Bookmark
You can make a fun bookmark that looks like a bird using a craft stick, a feather, and some basic craft supplies.

Book Worm Bookmark

Book Worm Bookmark
This tutorial shows you how to make a bookmark using craft foam.

Bottle Cap Alien Magnet Craft

Bottle Cap Alien Magnet Craft
Use a bottle cap as the base for this little magnet. Besides making an alien, you can make other creatures and critters.

Bug Finger Puppet

Bug Finger Puppet
Follow these instructions and you can learn how to make a variety of finger puppets that look like bugs.

Candy Plant Craft

Candy Plant Craft
You can use your favorite candies to make this fun craft or make it for someone else.
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