Fun Kid Activity: Lines of Colored Tape, straws and pompoms. Try straws and cotton balls. Adding the lines ups the challenge. Using pompoms allows you to adjust the size from tiny to pretty big. The pompoms are also nicer looking.
Weaving kids is a great way to teach patience, get some quiet time, and work on fine-motor skills. Also great way for them to add something to their room that was handmade
Put spare yarn to use with this DIY project.
DIY bottle cap snowmen ornaments- would be fun to do with Luke. I'm sure Emily could supply the bottle caps for us!