36 Cool back to school DIY projects

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  1. Craft Stick Pencil Bookmarks

    Craft Stick Pencil Bookmarks

    The kids are back in school and homework is officially back in their lives. Soon they'll be compiling science fair projects, doing book reports and...

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  2. Fancy Pencils

    Fancy Pencils

    With a little washi tape your kids can create the most stylish pencils around!

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  3. School Lunch Napkin Notes

    School Lunch Napkin Notes

    I thought I would make these on my own to send fun messages in my kids lunches, but they got involved and it become a...

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  4. Sunflower Pencil

    Sunflower Pencil

    Sunflower pencils are a nice addition to any room, especially a classroom. We think these sweet pencils are the perfect gift for a favorite teacher.

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  5. Grilled PB and J

    Grilled PB and J

    My kids call this the "best ever lunch!" Maybe that's because it brings together their love of grilled cheese and peanut butter and jelly sandwiches....

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  6. Combination Lock Bracelet

    Combination Lock Bracelet

    To help your child remember the combination to their bike lock or school locker, here are three different ways to make a bracelet with their...

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  7. Fun Pencil Topper

    Fun Pencil Topper

    These pencil toppers are fun for kids to make and use. Best of all, you can personalize them for each and every occasion. My daughter...

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  8. Aztec Codex

    Aztec Codex

    The Aztecs made stories by carving pictures into bark and leather. Make your codex by drawing a few pictures to tell your own story!

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  9. "This is Me" Card

    This is a great way for children to introduce themselves to a new teacher or babysitter. Little projects like this always seem to calm my...

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  10. Brown Paper Bag Owl Puppet

    Brown Paper Bag Owl Puppet

    Owls are all the craze these days, so my daughter thought it would be fun to create owl puppets using brown paper bags. This is...

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  11. Watercolor Bookmarks

    Watercolor Bookmarks

    Bookmarks are a great way to make reading fun and also make a wonderful homemade gift for friends.

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  12. Counting Caterpillars

    Counting Caterpillars

    Practice counting while you make these fun pom pom caterpillars.

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  13. Summer Journal

    Summer Journal

    My daughter kept a journal all year in kindergarten this past school year. I loved the idea and thought it was a great way to...

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  14. Craft Stick Puzzles

    Craft Stick Puzzles

    Kids can create their very own personalized puzzle to solve again and again. Choose a favorite photo, greeting card or patterned paper and get started!

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  15. Craft Stick Pencil Holder

    Craft Stick Pencil Holder

    What’s more fun than creating a project kids can see being used around the house? Make one to organize paintbrushes, crayons or markers...

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