This would be a fun idea for kids and a great use for all those toilet paper rolls I can't throw away! Chopsticks or tweezers for fine motor skills, used to pick up and drop pom-poms into color matched toilet paper rolls.
Lava lamps - plastic bottle + vegetable oil (half fill the bottle) + water (fill the rest of the bottle + 10 drops food coloring + alka-seltzer (broken into pieces, placed 1 at a time into the bottle) = lava bottle
Help your kids practice their cutting and crafting skills with this paper plate elephant kids craft, courtesy of Crafty Morning. With a few supplies, this craft is perfect for an afternoon at home or for a class project.
Easy To Make Discovery Bottles. Children use their fine motor skills to make the bottle. The bottle will also serve as a distraction activity during various medical procedures. You can play I-Spy with the items in the bottle.