With the kids out of school for at least a few weeks due to precautions surrounding the COVID–19 virus, parents everywhere are looking for entertainment options.
If you didn’t stock up on kids activities and craft supplies, fear not — we searched Amazon and came up with the following top-rated kids’ craft kits for under $20.
Build & Paint Your Own Wooden Race Car
Take pinewood derby construction to another level with this 144-piece kit that includes three wooden vehicles (race car, motorcycle and monster truck), 12 paint tubs in 10 colors, three paint brushes, three sheets of racing stickers, a glue pen, and easy-to-follow instructions.
Grow ‘N Glow Terrarium Science Kits
Experience the wonder of nature with the Grow N’ Glow Terrarium, which allows kids to craft, plant, water and grow their own terrarium tabletop garden. The kit comes with everything needed for two full plant life cycles; the habitat will begin to grow in as little as 3 to 4 days.
Magnetic Mini Tile Art
Create works of art, attach them to tiles and apply magnets to hang them on any metal surface. The set includes tiles, magnets, a paint strip and brush.
Rainbow Loom Bracelet Craft Kit
This all-in-one bracelet kit includes the original Rainbow Loom Mini Rainbow Loom, 1,800 assorted rubber bands, metal hook, 75 c-clips, display rack and instructions for eight different designs.
Sew Mini Treats Stitch & Stuff Kit
This award-winning kit requires no prior sewing experience and includes supplies for creating more than 18 food plushies to stitch and stuff. Includes an instructional book, nine colors of felt, 32 yards of floss, two embroidery needles, 1oz. of Ppolyester fill, 19 paper patterns, and 60 pre-cut felt eyes and cheeks.
$21.99 (currently on sale for $11.85!)
Crystal Growing Experimental Kit
This science kit contains all the materials needed to perform seven different crystal growth experiments, including a display case to show off fully-grown crystals. Complete instructions for each experiment are included with the kit.
Create Your Own Window Art
Make your windows pop with 20 whimsical window art creations. The kit includes 12 sun catcher shapes, eight vibrant window paints, an acetate sheet to create personalized window clings, and cording and mini suction cups to hang creations on any glass surface.
$18.99 (currently on sale for $10.97!)
DIY Slime Making Kit
This fun, non-toxic kit includes six colored slimes, two clear slimes, 20-plus vials of mystery glitter, two glow-in-the-dark powders, three shaping utensils, two bags of sugar paper, three bags of beads, and five bags of foam balls.
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