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Reuse your Green Kid Crafts box to make another volcano experiment. Volcanic fissures are cracks in the earth that lava flow from. #STEM #volcanoscience

Make a Volcanic Fissures Project with an Empty Box

Turn your Green Kid Crafts Box into a Volcano Experiment! We love to upcycle, recycle and reuse any item we can, especially from our Green Kid Crafts kits! Expand on the Volcano Discovery Box you received with your monthly subscription buy trying out this box craft. We’re making our empty Green Kid Crafts box into […]

DIY foosball game from a cardboard box. Use your Green Kid Crafts box to make a foosball game at home!

Green Kid Crafts Box Project: DIY Foosball Game

Green Kid Crafts Box Project: DIY Foosball Game Extend your fun with a Green Kid Crafts box project! Green Kid Crafts boxes can be made into a cool toys, games and projects! Make this diy foosball for kids to play at home. Supplies Empty Green Kid Crafts Box Stars and Planets Free Printable Black Paint […]

Spring giveaway! Green Kid Crafts and HABA Toys Green Together Giveaway!

Green Together Giveaway-Win Over $500 in Prizes!

Green Together Giveaway-Win Over $500 in Prizes! It’s time to celebrate spring with a huge giveaway from Green Kid Crafts and HABA Toys! We’re excited to give you a chance to win over $500 in prizes to celebrate our Green Together Giveaway. Prizes One winner will be selected and announced on Earth Day to win […]

Make secret messages with mirros. Kids will love this fun experiment using mirrors to create secret messages.

How to make a Secret Message with Mirrors

Secret Messages with Mirrors Guest post written by Sarah from Share it! Science. Sarah is a science educator with over 10 years experience sharing science in nature and environmental centers, museums and schools. Follow Share it! Science on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Google+! This exploration of symmetry and mirrors is always a big hit whenever […]

The holidays are a great time to instill values in your children. Three simple ways to add to what you're already teaching to highlight being grateful, giving, and caring for our earth over the hoildays.

3 Ways You Can Use the Holidays to Instill Values in Your Children

How to Use the Holidays to Instill Values in your Children For most of us, the holidays are a season filled with a lot of hustle and bustle. If we can conquer our shopping list, decorate the house, get the cards in the mail and still find time to don a reindeer sweater and sing […]

Introducing the rainforest box for kids. Crafts and science activities packed into one box. STEAM, STEM for kids.

Introducing our Rainforest Discovery Box

Introducing the August Rainforest Box Our August Rainforest-themed box was a big hit with the kids! The box is full of fun rainforest science themed activities and my own kids dove right in to explore what their monthly box held. Kids can create their own bouncing rubber ball, learn about the science of sound by creating their own […]

Discover More: Interesting Insects

Discover more insect activities! This content supplements the projects and activities found inside your Interesting Insects Discovery Box. If you’re not already a Green Kid Crafts subscriber, don’t wait another day to join! Single-purchase boxes available, too! From $16.95 / month! Monthly boxes come with 3-4 award winning Creativity and STEM Science Kits (science, technology, engineering, and math) designed by experts around […]

Discover More: Around the World

Discover more projects from around the world! This content supplements the projects and activities found inside your Around the World Discovery Box. If you’re not already a Green Kid Crafts subscriber, don’t wait another day to join! Single-purchase boxes available, too! From $16.95 / month! Monthly boxes come with 3-4 award winning Creativity and STEM Science Kits (science, technology, […]

Safari Science

Introducing the Safari Science Discovery Box!

Take your kids on a wild and adventurous African Safari with this jam-packed Discovery Box, which includes tons of different Creativity and STEM Science Kits, all designed by experts to build confidence, flex creativity, and make kids smarter. Kids will learn about the different types of safari habitats and about animal camouflage through scratch art boards and […]

Rainforest Science Discovery Box

Introducing the Rainforest Science Discovery Box!

Take your kids on a journey to study the wild and adventurous Rainforest with this jam-packed box, which includes tons of different Creativity and STEM Science Kits, all designed by experts to build confidence, flex creativity, and make kids smarter. Kids will create their own bouncing rubber ball, learn about the science of sound by creating […]

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Shop Early for Gifts for Kids this Holiday Season

    Start Shopping Early for Gifts for Kids! We know, we know… it’s that weird feeling you get the first time you see the Christmas decorations out in the stores and it’s not even Halloween. It’s a little strange to rush the fall away just to get to the holidays, but it’s also hard […]

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Creativity Art Box for Kids

Yes, it is true, we are bringing back our Creativity Art Box for Kids! This special limited edition box is chock full of eco-friendly art supplies like felt stickers, colored pencils, eco-paint, recycled cards and envelopes, pom-poms, recycled felt, glue, soy crayons, pipe cleaners, recycled paper, craft scissors, craft sticks, and more. Just add imagination […]

Summer Discovery Pack

Summer Discovery Pack

It’s here….our Summer Discovery Pack! Create a summer of smiles and learning with Green Kid Crafts’ Summer Discovery Pack. This Summer Edition, featuring three months of Discovery Boxes, is perfect for young innovators ages 3-10 that love science, crafting, and engaging with the world around them. So… how does it work? Sign up for the special 3-month […]

Botany Box

Introducing July’s Botany Box!

Our creative team had a blast designing the projects for our May Botany Box. Our CEO and Founder, Penny Bauder, was able to get in on the fun this month, too. As a former plant biologist and environmental scientist, Penny is especially excited to share this box with our subscribers! Apparently it’s not just us; […]

Introducing October's Discovery Box – Rainforest!

Take your kids on a journey into the wild and adventurous Rainforest with the Rainforest Discovery Box.  Build Rainforest Puppets and introduce them to local animals –  monkeys to frogs to toucans.  Let their imaginations go wild by creating an Rainforest booklet.  And, enjoy a special Rainforest performance as your child put’s on a show in their new Rainforest Theatre. The fun is endless!

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Marble Painting – 4th of July Craft

Let the kids have fun marble painting for some patriotic decor.      Supplies: Red, white and blue paints; egg carton; marble for each color; large piece of white paper; box (top). Step 1: Place paper in bottom of box. Put a small amount of paint into egg carton. Step 2:  Put marbles in paint and roll […]

Sneak Peek: May's Discovery Box

Although April’s amazing Planet Protector Boxes just started arriving to our subscribers this week, we can’t help but get excited about what we’ve developed for May’s Discovery Box! Our inspiration? Well, it’s the basis of many water cooler conversations, featured prominently on every newscast, and influences many aspects of your day, from what to wear […]

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Coming in January: the NATURE Discovery Box

We are so, so very excited to send out January’s Discovery Box! Our project designers had a field day with the “Nature” theme, and came up with some incredible activities. We will be shipping this amazing Nature Box to subscribers in early January! Want to get in on the fun? Join or Gift a Subscription by January 4th! (Note that […]