In order to make with your childa variety of crafts in school, you will not need unusual raw materials. Common materials will come down: colored paper, cones, plasticine, salt dough, shells, beads, etc. The task of teachers and parents is not only to promote the educational process, it is very important to show the younger generation that it is very pleasant to create something new. The child must understand what it means to plan and bring to completion. A cheerful herbal little man Everyone in the house grows some plants. Each mistress takes care of her flowers, watering and fertilizing them on time. Our children also like to take care of something. And if you can not decide on a pet so far, then the plant will be an excellent alternative. Of course, to trust the baby with a violet, an orchid or ficus is scary, but you can think of something simpler. Choose a plant that is not whimsical and grows fast enough. To create crafts for primary school, such a funny little man is perfect. This work can not only bring pleasure, but also be instructive in nature, because the child will be very interested in watching how the seeds will grow into green sprouts. To perform such a product with children,Prepare any seeds of lawn grass, an old stocking that is not a shame to let on the creation of a man, soil, sand or sawdust, a tube of cardboard, glue (it should be water resistant), a small plate or tray. Take the stocking and cut the piece, its length should be about 25 cm. Be sure to cut off the edge that is closer to the heel. You will not need it, since, most often, its density is high enough that it can interfere with the germination of seeds. Tie a piece of a stocking from one side and insert a tube of cardboard inside. Thus, you can easily fill the bag with soil. Now start filling the little man. First of all, pour the seeds inside, make sure that they are located only on the top of the head, the seeds should not be scattered over the entire surface of the stocking. So you have to create a fluffy head of hair. After that, fill the whole stocking with the soil, giving it the shape of a ball. Extremely carefully remove the cardboard tube from the craft and firmly tie the remaining ends of the stocking. Superfluous need to be cut. Now turn the prepared head upwards with seeds and decorate the face. From waterproof materials make ears, eyes and smiling mouth. Place the herbal little man on a plate. Watering such a sweet craft is necessary every day, so that there is always a little water on the saucer. Put the finished product on the window or in another place, where there will be a lot of light. Wait just a few days, and the seeds will germinate. Funny octopus with your own hands To make such an interesting hand-craft, youYou will need a multi-colored plasticine, special tools for working with it, a jar with a screw cap, a plastic egg from a kinder-surprise, threads, and also beads. The first thing to do is make algae. To do this, make green sausages from plasticine, give them a curved shape, like that of algae, and attach around the neck from the outside. Next, start making fish from plasticine. To do this, it is best to use a bright color material. Attach ready-made fish slightly above the algae. If desired, you can make a starfish from yellow plasticine and also attach it to the outer surface of the can. Now you need to make a float that will beserve as the basis of the octopus. To make it, you will need a plastic egg of a kinder-surprise and a thread of suitable color. Fold two strands of 40-50 cm between each other tie a knot in the middle. Arrange the threads in the manner shown below. Carefully close the capsule, make sure that the threads do not move. At the end, tie the ends of the threads into a knot, and the float is ready. Now the basis needs to be turned into a body of an octopus. Evenly cover the entire capsule with plasticine of red color. When the body is ready, blend from plasticineeyes. But do not confuse the bottom and top of the octopus. The thread should be located at the bottom. From the same plasticine, make the tentacles. Screw the "sausages" are not very large, a little twist on one side, and the other side, attach them to the bottom of the trunk. Decorate the octopus by rolling it in beads. Measure the length of the thread that the octopus will be attached to the lid. To do this, lower it into the jar so that the octopus does not reach the bottom. So at you it will turn out to measure the necessary length. Fix the thread on the lid using a piece of plasticine. In the end, you have to fill the jar with ⅔ waterand lower the octopus inside. Tighten the lid tightly and turn the jar upside down. Here is an interesting aquarium you can do with the child and take it to the exhibition in school. School box made from a box for DVD This box is a convenient enough base for making a pencil case, in which you can put pencils and paper. Taking it with you, the child will never lose all of his accessories for drawing. To make this case yourself, you will need a box for a DVD-disk, a colorful oilcloth and an adhesive tape. Have enough patience, because the work is laborious and requires a lot of time. First of all, get rid of the holders whofix the disc on the surface of the box. Cut off all the excess, using a clerical knife. If any holes are formed, you can glue them with scotch, because in the future they will not be visible. Cut out the rectangle from the cardboard. It should fit tightly inside the box. After that, from the oilcloth, cut out a few rectangles of this size so that they can completely cover the cardboard rectangle with overlap. Glue the oilcloth using scotch tape. The base of the pencil case is ready. Now, make a pencil pencil. Take an oilcloth of a different color and cut out a rectangle that can also cover the cardboard. Note that the rectangle for the pocket in height should only cover the bottom halfway. Fix the oilcloth on the back of the tape. But calculate the length of the oilcloth so that pencils can fit inside. Now insert the pocket into the box, decorate and her. Cut another rectangle of bright oilcloth and paste it instead of the cover. Now the box for your child is ready. Crafts from old discs with their own hands Everyone in the house can find a whole stack of unnecessary computer disks. You do not know what you can do with them? Choose for yourself an interesting hand-made article from this material and ask your child to experiment with you. Napkinette for mom from CDs From the materials you will need 3 discs, scissors,glue gun, for decoration beads will be useful. In the case of creating a napkin one of the disks will serve as a foundation, and the other two will serve as napkin holders. Take two discs and draw on each of themline (it should not cross its middle). Cut off small parts of the discs with scissors. Using a glue gun, glue the two discs to the base. The distance between the holders you choose, it will depend on the number of napkins that will keep the napkin. After the glue has completely dried, proceed to decorating the product. This stage for the child is the most interesting. He can fantasize how best to glue beads, ribbons and other materials for decoration. A bright fish from disks Ideas of similar handicrafts will be useful to all teachers and tutors. Let your children try to make a bright fish by themselves, which can be presented to someone as a souvenir or decorate your house. Using even the most common materials, you can try this crafting even with a 3-year-old child. Prepare a disc, glue, multi-colored cardboard,plasticine, markers and scissors. The first thing to do is to cut the fins and the tail of the fish, which are previously drawn on colored cardboard. If your baby is not old enough, cut out the parts instead. Glue all the paper parts to the disc, for this use the PVA glue. After that, cover the whole surface with plasticine by pressing it. Next, cut out the eyes from the cardboard and attach them to the product. From clay make cilia. Here are such simple ways you will be able to make a beautiful fish, and if you write a wish on the fin or tail, it can be presented to someone as a souvenir. Craftwork in school of paper: we make paper butterflies Junior school years can not do without crafts made of paper. Such bright and beautiful butterflies will be able to decorate the house or class. What can be needed for their manufacture? Prepare colored cardboard or dense colorpaper. You will also need cardboard tubes from toilet paper, artificial eyes, colored ribbons, plain paper and glue. The first step is to make a butterfly's body. To do this, cut out a rectangle of colored paper or cardboard. It must match the dimensions of the cardboard tube. Lubricate its tips with glue, wind the finished roll with paper and squeeze it well, so that the glue takes hold. The butterfly's taurus is ready. To make the antennae, take a colored ribbon and cut two pieces, the length of which will be about 7 cm. On one side of the ribbons make knots, and at the other ends glue the antennae to the inner surface of the roll. Wings for crafts are cut from cardboard of absolutely any shape and color. From the color paper of a contrasting hue, cut out the flowers and decorate their wings. In the end, you need to glue the artificial eyes and the artwork is ready. Ask your child in the same way to make angels. Let him fantasize, for sure he will manage to come up with some new details. Autumn crafts for the school Invite the children to make a beautiful and unusual tree by themselves. For its creation in advance, prepare a paper bag, oak leaves, plasticine, maple lionfish, acorn hats and rowan berries. The process of creating this tree is quite complicated,so the presence of an adult is necessary, because he will help children at all stages. The advantage of this craft is that you do not need to use any tools that a child can injure. Take the most ordinary paper bag from the supermarket, if it has handles, gently tear them off. The bottom needs to be heavier with plasticine, so that the composition is stable. Next, twist the package, twisting one end in one direction, and the other in the other. In this way it will be possible to get an uneven barrel that will look like a natural one. Underneath should be a thickening. The upper part of the package should be divided by hands into separate bundles. An illustration of this process can be seen below. Dissolve the handle of the bag on separate ribbons andtighten the barrel so that it retains its shape. The upper part of the tree, let loose on the strands, will become the crown. On each separate flagellum, serving as a branch of a tree, with the help of clay, you need to glue oak leaves. Instead of clay, you can use clerical glue. Between the leaves, glue the lionfish. To make an eyelet, use the hats of the acorns, glue them with the convex side to the trunk. Inside the hats, place pieces of plasticine and glue them on the berries of mountain ash. For the nose, glue another acorn cap, but already with the convex side outward. It remains to make a smile, to create it just glue berries of mountain ash. Such a tree will be an excellent decoration for childrenroom or class. Piglet from a bottle - work for children of 2 classes Prepare a plastic bottle, pink paper of two shades, additional four caps from plastic bottles. Also you will need a wire, glue, black marker and scissors. Stages of manufacture First of all, glue the bottlepaper light pink color and cut out of it two ears in the form of a heart. Now, use a pink paper of a darker shade. From it you need to cut out the middle for the ears and hearts to decorate the trunk. Glue all the workpieces using a clerical glue. To make feet, use additional caps. Just glue them on the torso at the bottom. Make a tail from the wire, twist it and install it in the right place. From light pink paper, cut a circle equal to the diameter of the lid and glue it instead of the heel. Take the marker and draw piggy eyes and dots on the heel. Gilt from a plastic bottle is ready. Making money fish from a test Modeling is a very fascinating activity for a child, all the more, it is absolutely uncomplicated. Therefore, offer the children to make a beautiful money fish, which can decorate the class or become an excellent souvenir. First of all, prepare the dough. To do this you will need flour, salt, vegetable oil and water. Mix a glass of flour with a glass of salt and add 1 tablespoon of vegetable oil. Now it is necessary to add water. Do this gradually, as thoroughly as possible, stir the mass to homogeneity. Note that the salt should be as small as possible, and the water should be cold. When the dough is well mixed, place it in the freezer for several hours. It is best to leave the dough in a plastic bag. Creating a fish Using a rolling pin, roll the knot of dough to the desired size. It is most convenient to work on a surface that is covered with foil. The size of the fish can do any size, but the thickness is recommended to be about 5 mm. Then use the knife to cut out the body of the fish. You can come up with absolutely any form, or use the example presented in this master class. Offer the child to decorate the fish, leave on it all kinds of prints and strips on the fins and tail, which, incidentally, is best done by pressing with a spoke. Separately, you need to roll out the thin strips that will go into the design of the mouth. Roll small balls, attach them to the fish and press it inside with a toothpick or a knitting needle. The coins must be fastened in this way: roll a small ball of dough, fasten it on a fish and crush it with a coin. In addition, you can make and small fish,which can later be attached to a large fish. But in this case you need to make holes for fixing. Drying the craft of salted dough can be in two ways. Having placed the product in the air, the fish can dry for several days, if you use an oven, it will go faster. Please note that the temperature in the oven should be minimized, while opening the door slightly. You will need about 5 hours. Next, the fish from the dough should be dyed. For deepenings brown gouache is suitable. Allow the paint to dry and cover the product with a second layer of gouache, but already golden in color. Here it is best to use a sponge. You can also cover the fish with varnish. It remains to attach additional details, passing through the holes of the rope, and the money fish from the dough is ready. In elementary school, a child can learncreate a lot of interesting crafts. The teacher at school asks the themes of crafts, based on the time of the year or the upcoming holidays. And this article will help parents make homework easier.