Scissors, paper, glue… March is National Crafts Month. How kids learn through hands-on craft projects!

ArtThe desire to create is inherent in all of us and for children, that’s especially true.  Children of all ages enjoy the creative process, whether it’s painting with brilliant poster paints, fashioning objects from clay, or stitching together felt pieces. Taking raw materials – from empty egg cartons to dried beans – and reimagining them into a personal vision of beauty is a measurable accomplishment is truly personal. When kids are provided with the proper materials and a little guidance, the possibilities are endless!

In addition to creative engagement, hands-on craft activities teach kids a host of other skills, as …