Doing craft is a fun way to spend leisure time and in the past children spent a lot of time playing with home made toys, games or doing craft.
During Week 2 in reading we made our own French knitting machine. This website explains how to make the machine and use it: http://sewnupstuckdown.blogspot.com.au/2010/02/french-knitting-tutorial-and-how-to.html
I wonder if our mums, dads or grandparents have some suggestions of other games, crafts or toys we could learn about or find out how to make?
I remember making friendship bands for my friends. We made them from cotton and used a weaving technique. Olivia from Grade Three taught me a new way to make friendship bands and I wanted to share this with 2M. Here are the instructions we followed in class..