Tweens and teens alike just love crafting and what better way to get their creative juices flowing is by letting them do their own back-to-school crafts.
It will just be a few days before the summer holidays are over and school will be here in no time. So, to get ourselves ready, there are a lot of ways for parents to keep tweens excited for the coming school year. One of these is by letting them do their own back-to-school projects that they will be using for the whole year.
Here are some that we found on the internet to keep the kids busy and looking forward to school.
Who doesn’t love Pokemon? Seeing the characters’ cute faces on your tween’s books will surely excite them.
Just by using a ribbon they like, garters and cute buttons, this cute bookmarks will get your tweens to read!
…or with these fluffly and soft pom pom bookmarks!
Just let them cut out their favourite pages in an old magazine and form them into hexagon and glue it on their notebook. Lovely!
…or let them get their favourite quotes that inspire them.
6. DIY Rope Can
Just wrap the can with some extra rope and…voila!
Don’t throw away those mint containers just yet. Let your tweens turn them into earphone holders they can tag along all day.
There’s so much your kids can do with washi tapes. Just like this!
This is why tissue rolls are heaven sent! Just add some washi tapes and push pins, now their phones will get to have their own ‘stand.’
Another wonder made beautiful by washi tapes! Just wrap old cartons with washi tapes for this nice books and magazine organiser.
This will keep their small stuff in one place. Neat!
Let them make their tote bags more personalised by letting them DIY paint it.
13. Pencil Toppers
Duck tape can be cute pencil toppers too!
14. Card Holder
…or incredible note card holders!
15. DIY Lip Balm
Lip balms are the best! So get your tweens to make their own for supple and soft lips.
Encourage your tweens to recycle cartons of their favourite cereal into their own adorable paper bins.
17. DIY Phone Holder
Let them make their own elegant leather phone holder.
Give your tweens some of your extra fabric that they can use to cover their books. Fancy!
…or you can let them use it to cover jars for their pens and scissors for this nice piece of art.
This ultra cute notebook has a secret compartment that doubles as a period kit for your tween. Winning!
Scheduling your tween’s day-to-day activities can never be this fun!
No pen case? No problem!