Author Archives: jrkrieger

Things You Can Do With Pulleys

Projects you can make with pulleys from the hardware store. Continue reading

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Making a Toy Crank

How to make a toy crank and winch with simple materials from a craft store. Continue reading

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Making a Pinwheel

How to make a pinwheel from a pencil and a piece of paper. Continue reading

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Balance Toys

One thing that children often seem to find incredibly fun is balancing toys–things that stand up when it seems like they should fall down–things like this toy “Balance Bird” (I bought this one at the gift store of the Museum … Continue reading

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How to Make Sticks Hum

How to make popsicle sticks into noise-makers. Continue reading

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How To Make An Oboe

How to make and play an oboe from a soda straw. Continue reading

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How to Make a Pan Flute

How to make a Pan Flute from Soda Straws Continue reading

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