DIY Velcro Sticks with {free} Idea Book

Monday, May 21, 2012

DIY Velcro Sticks with {free} Idea Book

Here is a SIMPLE project to make that will provide hours of fun play. This kids activity is great for road trips or summer Busy Bags and include a free printable.
DIY Velcro Craft Sticks with FREE Craft Stick Idea Book - fun, easy to make and play with idea perfect for summer Busy Bags, road trips, building with craft sticks, summer learning and more for toddler, preschool, prek, kindergarten, first grade

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Velcro Craft Stick Kids Activity

Velcro Craft Sticks Kids Activity for Road Trips or Summer Busy Bags

Here is how to make this simple to make kids activity. Just attach an adhesive velcro dot on the end of a craft stick (we like to use these colorful ones) You'll want to make 30 or so with a velcro dot on each side. Then stick them in a zip to lock ziplock bag.

use colorful craft sticks to practice making alphabet letters

FREE Printable Velcro Craft Stick Idea Book

And in case your kids need some inspiration – here is a {free} Velcro Craft Sticks Idea Book. Just click on the image to download. There are 12 ideas (house, flag, boat, rectangle, etc.) and an Alphabet Challenge. I laminated my sheets and used a C clip to hold them together so my kids could flip through them.

Velcro Craft Sticks Kids Activity with free printable idea book

Download Velcro Stick Idea Book

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  1. I love this idea thankyou for sharing it I have loads of sticks and some velcro. I am always on the look out for more items that I can make to take out with us so thankyou.

  2. I will definitely be using this for my preschool autism classroom... thanks so much!

  3. A fun and easy activity for children. It will really spark their imaginations. Thanks for the idea, Renee

  4. What a great idea! Thank you!

  5. Linking to your idea book on 5/31.
    Thanks so much for creating and sharing such a great resource!

  6. These look like they would be great for doctor's visits.

  7. So easy and fun! Love it! Thank you for sharing :)

  8. What great ideas, Beth! Thanks so much for sharing your awesome idea book! I featured your idea book as the Free Printable of the Day at the Living Montessori Now Facebook page:

  9. I LOVE this! I'm going to make it to take on vacation with us this summer. Thanks so much for sharing!

  10. Beth,
    How many sticks would you say is a good number to create? Trying to figure out if this would be do-able for a busy bag swap or not with the cost of velcro:)Thanks, Thaleia@Something2offer