Encouraging your kids to make recycled crafts allows them to explore their creative side, while teaching them about being green. An added benefit is that it saves you money on craft supplies!
If your kids are anything like mine, they love working on crafts. Crafts are a great way for your kids to spend time, it's a much better use of their time than sitting in front of the TV, crafts encourage free thinking, develop fine motor skills, and can be used to teach your kids all kinds of other cool stuff that they wouldn't pay any attention to if you tried to read it to them from a book.
We review such things as Soy Crayon Rocks, and Bees Wax Crayons.
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