Archive: Kids Crafts

One Man’s Trash Can be a Kid’s Treasure

Teaching kids to recycle is easy and one of the simplest ways to get kids involved at an early age is by leading by example. You can also set up a recycling center at home, take your kids on a field trip to a recycling center or just help your kids come up with ideas for things to make with the …

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Family Activities for Over The Holidays

It’s the last day of school before holiday vacation. However your family spends the next two weeks, we hope you enjoy your time together and send good wishes for the new year. If you’re looking for ideas of what to do with your children during their time off, here’s a great list courtesy of handsonaswegrow.com. Visit their website for more great ideas.

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Learn about Metamorphosis: Caterpillar and Butterfly Craft

Teaching our younger generations about natural processes is not just about them passing science class. It gives them a deeper understanding of the world and all it’s critters.  Metamorphosis is a process some animals go through to become adults! It is a series of physical changes. Metamorphosis is especially common in insects. Genes and chemicals called hormones control the process. …

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Holiday Happenings

Looking for some fun holiday activities? Here are some happening in the Bay Area, as well as one to keep kids busy at home! Nutcracker Under the Dome – San Francisco The Westfield Mall’s iconic Dome in San Francisco comes to life each night with this 3D light show that showcases the beloved holiday tradition in a new format, promising to capture …

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The Importance of Art in Child Development

Over the past couple of years, there has been an increasing shift towards math, reading, and the sciences in school curricula. Conversely, there has been an increase in research done on the importance of art in child development. Research shows that both practicing art and learning to appreciate visual aesthetics are extremely important for our children’s development. According to art …

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What’s In a Name

As we kick-off our tenth anniversary we can’t help but admit that Edventure More was founded on a passion to truly provide more for children – in school, and socially. Today, we share how it all began: The story behind the name “Edventure More” begins in November of 2003 as Ed Caballero, one of the co-founders, was on a 9-month …

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