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Ages 8 – 12

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At Hygloss, we know how important decorations are to a developing mind. Creating an air of imagination, creativity, and useful growth for a child should be fun and exciting, as well as informative. One of the best ways to do this is to organize arts and crafts projects to encourage participation and stimulation. Group projects encourage healthy social behavior and an atmosphere of teamwork, which is incredibly important for children. Baby Wipe Containers You can…

Classroom decorations are a fun and interesting way to spice up the atmosphere of your classroom and give students a safe and warm place to learn. Developing children respond well to colorful and creative stimuli in their environment and there’s no better place for decorations and learning materials than the classroom itself! Classroom Posters Our posters can be used as message boards, deliver informative messages, and also be used as teaching aids! These posters can…

Classroom color and decor is a must-have! Whether it’s seasonal, themed, or a fun display of class artwork, Hygloss can help cut the work in half. Here are three simple ideas for your classroom to look its best this school year: 1. Beautiful Borders Bunnies, Bugs and Be Your Best are three of the border themes you can find in Hygloss’ Classroom Theme section! We have a number of nameplates, borders and stickers in each…

It doesn’t matter whether you’ve been teaching children for years or are a newly graduated teacher; a classroom full of kids can get very rowdy! Kids are full of energy and are prone to distraction, so it’s not always your fault if the classroom starts to get noisy. It’s easy to throw in the towel, but regaining control of your classroom is a skill that every teacher should be familiar with. Don’t wait until your…

Who has not gazed at the stars and dreamt of riding a rocket into outer space? Using a household paper towel tube, a few Hygloss products, scissors, and tape, you can design your own rocket, fueled by imagination. MATERIALS USED FOR THIS PROJECT: Hygloss Metallic Foil Board Chain Strips Hygloss Holographic Cardstock Hygloss Metallic Foil Board Hygloss Bright Tag Scotch Tape Scissors “Paper towel” Paper tube STEP ONE: Take 8-10 Hygloss Metallic Chain Strips to wrap around…

Quick, easy, and completely customizable – what’s not to like?! Using Hygloss Christmas Bright Shape Tree shapes you can customize these with colored sand, sequins, buttons, acrylic gemstones, or any other types of mixed media! MATERIALS USED FOR THIS PROJECT: 7 Inch Christmas Tree Bright Shapes Hygloss Colored Sand Bucket O-Sequins Round Paper Doilies Pocket Shapes Glue Scissors Please see some examples of decorated trees using Hygloss products.

Wonderful for hanging in the classroom, living room or bedroom! These 3D snowflakes are easy and fun to make! You can make them any size, and using 10 x 13 Hygloss Metallic Foil Paper, you can make snowflakes up to 9″ tall! MATERIALS USED FOR THIS PROJECT: Hygloss Metallic Foil Paper Tape Scissors STEP ONE: The first step is to make your first perfect square! This can be any size, as long as it is square. See above we have…

End of year holidays is a great time for crafting and DIY decorations! Make-your-own ornaments can hang on your Christmas tree, classroom or bedroom to bring some holiday joy! This is an easy-to-make project for children of any age and requires a few basic Hygloss materials, along with crafting glue and a pair of scissors (to make your yarn string ornament hanger). MATERIALS USED FOR THIS PROJECT: Hygloss Kolorstix Hygloss Acrylic Gemstones Hygloss Sequins and Spangles Hygloss Bucket O-Buttons…

This following project is a super fun, easy way to introduce young ones to Thanksgiving, one of our most treasured American holidays.  Colonial Peg People is the perfect way to teach American history, heritage, and cultural diversity. Use these wood figures to inspire your students to learn about the first Thanksgiving dinner over 250 years ago! MATERIALS USED FOR THIS PROJECT: Hygloss Craft Wood People Pencil Paint Paint Brush STEP ONE:  Next week many will celebrate…

What are your travel plans this summer? Heading to the beach? Even if you can’t make it to the seashore this summer you can start making fun family crafts using a few simple household items. MATERIALS USED FOR THIS PROJECT: Hygloss Popstix Pencil Paint Paint Brush Glue Modge Podge Spray (sealer) STEP ONE:  Place two Hygloss Popstix onto a craft mat or a disposable paper surface. Apply a line of glue to each Popstix. Then begin…