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Easy LEGO Ninja Robot

| February 5, 2016 | 0 Comments
Easy LEGO Ninja Robot

Fun with Science! Our guest series continues. It has been such a busy month here on Red Ted Art on both the blog AND the YouTube Channel. We have had so many fantastic Guests, sharing all their crafty ideas. Simply fantastic. Today, we have the lovely Emma from Science Sparks showing us how to make […]

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Color Mixing Tissue Paper Hearts

| January 26, 2016 | 3 Comments
Color Mixing Tissue Paper Hearts

Hi, I am Jamie from Handmade Kids Art. I help busy parents and caregivers like you find time to raise creative kids through STEAM activities. STEAM is the combination of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math. The inclusion of adding Art to the STEM core subjects is essential to encouraging your child’s creative and critical thinking. STEAM […]

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Dissolving Skittles or M&Ms Experiment

| January 16, 2016 | 0 Comments
Dissolving Skittles or M&Ms Experiment

Hello everyone, I’m Emma from Science Sparks and am very excited about guest posting on Red Ted Art today. My blog Science Sparks is full of fun, creative and engaging science experiments and activity ideas for kids of all ages. Please do pop over to take a look or visit us on facebook. We’ve loved seeing all the […]

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How To Preserve Leaves (6 Methods)

| November 6, 2015 | 2 Comments
How To Preserve Leaves (6 Methods)

In our house we like to experiment! We like to try things out and see what works best and then come back and share our findings (a few years ago, I experimented with how to make a candle wick.. and shared what I found – and that went down a treat!). I find it particularly […]

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The Curious Kid’s Science Book (review)

| October 8, 2015 | 0 Comments
The Curious Kid’s Science Book (review)

Today, I want to tell you all about a NEW BOOK. Regular readers of Red  Ted Art, will know that I ADORE books – whether they are story books for the kids, novels for me or activity books for all the family. Though I adore the Internet and all the amazing content that it provides, […]

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DIY Electro Dough Kit – Science for Kids

| September 19, 2015 | 3 Comments
DIY Electro Dough Kit – Science for Kids

As many of you may know, every so often we dabble in creative Science here on Red Ted Art. As a mum with a science background (I have a degree in engineering, believe it or not), I am keen to make science and technology, hands on, fun and above all “second nature for my kids”. […]

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How to Make a Papier Mache Erupting Volcano for the Science Fair

| July 23, 2015 | 1 Comment
How to Make a Papier Mache Erupting Volcano for the Science Fair

Today we are sharing our very own Papier Mache Erupting Volcano, it was a relatively “quick project” that we made in a “last minute” hurry to celebrate my son’s “Hawaiian Day” at school. My son has been learning all about the Hawaiian Volcanoes – in particularly Mauna Loa and was very excited to recreate a volcanic […]

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Thinking Beyond Outside the Box & Creating a Generation of Innovators

| July 10, 2015 | 1 Comment
Thinking Beyond Outside the Box & Creating a Generation of Innovators

As you know, I am PASSIONATE about creativity and allowing my children to explore and discover, to think, ponder and make. My kids love nothing better than rummaging through our recycling box and making and creating the impossible. Oh how often I have thought “that will never work” and then somehow it did. Thinking the […]

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Paper Chromatography Flowers

| June 22, 2015 | 5 Comments
Paper Chromatography Flowers

Today, I welcome the lovely people behind Whizz Pop Bang – a new and cool Kids’ Science Magazine. They share with us this great Science come Art activity — Chromatography Flowers. Whizz Pop Bang is has a kick starter fund raising campaign (only 11 days left), so if you want to be part of something exciting and […]

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How to Make Oobleck Slime

| April 6, 2015 | 2 Comments
How to Make Oobleck Slime

If you are looking for something fun and simple to do during a rainy Sunday afternoon or if the holidays are upon you and stretching endlessly ahead.. have a go at making some Oobleck or SLIME! This is super fun and fascinating and is quickly and easily set up with every day kitchen materials.. Oobleck […]

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25 Fantastic Discovery Bottle Ideas

| February 27, 2015 | 7 Comments
25 Fantastic Discovery Bottle Ideas

Today’s post is ALL ABOUT SENSORY BOTTLES! I have to confess, I didn’t really “know” about sensory or discover bottles, when my kids were little… I wish I did. They are so so soooo simple to make and yet provide hours of entertainment and fun.  Luckily, I can still play “catch up”, as I think […]

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Bubble Painting – Fun with Science

| January 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
Bubble Painting – Fun with Science

Today we have more Valentine’s Day Science fun for you. Love it when Science meets Art – and not only do you get to play with the effects of baking soda and vinegar, you get to explore some colour theory AND create some wonderful art. Over to Trisha, for her great Valentine’s Day activity as […]

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Valentine’s Day Cards – Science Secret Messages

| January 11, 2015 | 6 Comments
Valentine’s Day Cards – Science Secret Messages

The 31 Days of Love series continues.. can’t believe that we are already on Day 11! If you are unfamiliar with this series… it is a an annual series for the beginning of the year – when I invite my fellow bloggers from around the world to share the LOVE! Each day, we have a new […]

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Nature Play Ideas – Making Music

| May 17, 2014
Nature Play Ideas – Making Music

Welcome back for MORE Nature Play Ideas.  I hope you have een enjoying this mini series as much as we have been enjoying sharing our nature play ideas! In case you missed the background to this series – I thought I would share some of the little things we got up to whilst on holiday […]

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