17 Cool magnet DIY projects

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  1. Magnet Magic Challenge

    Magnet Magic Challenge

    To kids, magnets are almost like magic! And they're a great source of (mostly) quiet games and exploration. We took our magnetic bingo wands and...

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  2. DIY Fridge Magnets

    DIY Fridge Magnets

    A quick little project your little ones can do with magnet sheets. It's fun, useful, and most importantly... it gets their creative juices flowing! Your...

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  3. Geometric Refrigerator Magnets

    Geometric Refrigerator Magnets

    Challenge yourself to a fun kitchen game while dinner cooks with these magnet puzzles! 

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  4. Electromagnet


    Unlike the magnets that are used on refrigerators, electromagnets are magnets can be turned on and off depending on the flow of electricity. The electricity...

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  5. Magnetic Easter Eggs

    Magnetic Easter Eggs

    With a couple of strips of decorative duct tape, these easy-to-make and -decorate Easter eggs are the perfect addition to any magnetic surface.

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  6. Bendable Bugs

    Bendable Bugs

    There's no wrong way for these cute bugs to look! Curly legs or straight? Long or short? One eye or six? ...

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  7. Indoor Fishing

    Indoor Fishing

    Your child will not be able to resist this indoor fishing game!

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  8. Dancing Magnet Animals

    Dancing Magnet Animals

    Make any animal you like--using paperclips for arms and legs will enable you to make it bounce, dance and wave!

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  9. Magnetic Tissue Paper Hearts

    Magnetic Tissue Paper Hearts

    A simple and quick little project that involves crumbling, smashing and gluing - which is sure to be a delight in any child's eyes.

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  10. Magnetic Tissue Paper Shamrocks

    Magnetic Tissue Paper Shamrocks

    This simple and quick little project will bring a little magnetic decoration to your fridge, just in time for St. Patrick's Day.

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  11. LED Magnets

    LED Magnets

    Post important notes and favorite pictures on your refrigerator using fun and colorful magnets made out of LEDs, hot glue, and...

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  12. Magnetic Fishing Game

    Magnetic Fishing Game

    My kids love games, which is a great way to trick them into learning something. This classic fishing game not only works on their motor...

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  13. Magnetic Tissue Paper Leaves

    Magnetic Tissue Paper Leaves

    This colorful project will have you embracing fall head on! With a couple of simple materials, these fall leaf magnets can adorn your refrigerator...

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  14. Duct Tape City Bus Playset

    Duct Tape City Bus Playset

    We loved this project because of how open-ended it is. Buses are just one option -- kids can make trains, bucket trucks, or even bicycles....

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  15. Magnetic Experiment

    Magnetic Experiment

    Conversations about the North Pole and our favorite winter movie The Polar...

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