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Fun Backyard Projects for Kids

Try one of the following six projects to keep the kids entertained in the backyard:

  • Time

    Weekend

  • Price Range

    $100 - $250

  • Easy/Moderate

    Moderate

How To Build a Backyard Teepee

This mini teepee is perfect for any kid's next backyard powwow.

  • Time

    2 hours

  • Price Range

    $1 - $50

  • Easy/Moderate

    Easy

How To Make Clay Bugs for the Backyard

These colorful clay bugs will brighten up any backyard.

  • Time

    30 Minutes

  • Price Range

    $1 - $50

  • Easy/Moderate

    Easy

How To Make Toy Binoculars for Kids

These kid-sized binoculars are perfect for keeping everything in sight.

  • Time

    30 Minutes

  • Price Range

    $1 - $50

  • Easy/Moderate

    Easy

How To Make Personalized Flashlights and a Hand Shadow Chart

Spark every kid's imaginations with hand shadows that spring to life when the lights go down.

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