Monday, December 13, 2010
Sugar and Spice
Pipe Cleaner Candy Canes- we'll be twisting together different colored pipe cleaners to create our own candy canes
Puffy Paint Cookies- we'll whip up another batch of homemade puffy paint and pretend it's icing for our foam cut-outs
Salad Spinner Peppermints- we can't wait to give this craft a whirl
Yarn Lollipops- this craft will be great fine motor practice as Eva works yarn into a spiral to make her favorite special treat
Gingerbread Friends- we'll decorate paper cookies using all sorts of fun craft items
Sugar Cookies- Christmas isn't complete without at least one batch of cutouts!
Candy Crystals- part cooking, part science, we'll see how rock candy is formed
Gingerbread House Snack- graham crackers will be transformed into a healthier version of a gingerbread house
Play Dough Dough- we'll whip up a batch of plain play dough and pretend to bake cookies
Where's the Gingerbread Man? game- oh no! The gingerbread man escaped! Will we be able to find him?
Cookie Matching Game- we'll play one of Eva's favorite games
Candy Cane Elf- Eva will become a special elf who hands out candy canes to folks we meet while running Christmas errands
Gingerbread Man Felt Board- how many ways will we decorate our sweet little friend?