What do you get when you give two seven-year olds some construction paper, markers, scissors and tape?
You get the most amazing creations! And you get happy kids!
I encourage parents to keep simple arts and crafts supplies on hand. Paper, scissors, markers and glue are imagination enablers. Kids can spend hours, happily engaged in expressing their creativity, exercising their problem solving and critical thinking skills.
Last week, my son and his family stopped by.
Knowing that my grandchildren LOVE making things, I had put a few arts and crafts supplies on the dining room table. After we visited for a while, I asked the kids if they wanted to sit down and use the materials.
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