Kiddie Projects

I have worked for the Greater Peoria Family YMCA
in the School-Age Department since 2008.
Generally speaking, this means that I have worked a minimum
of five hours a day, five days a week with children aging from 3-13 years of age.
Anyone who works with kids will tell you,
if you're going to survive the day,

Lately, Pinterest has been my SAVIOR 
when it comes to planning activities for the little lovelies!
There is no shortage of great ideas
and helpful tips to be found there!
I highly recommend Pinterest 
if you are looking for things to do with your kids.
Honestly, that is where I find 95% of the crafts I do with the kiddos.
Very few actually originate in my own little head :).

Here are some of my favorite projects we have done: