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    Easter Eggs
    Splatter Eggs
    Splatter Eggs Materials Hard boiled eggs Tempera paints Paint brush Paint smock Egg dye Clear acrylic spray (optional) Directions Hard boil your raw eggs in hot water. Once eggs are cooled dye your eggs bright colors. Once dyes are dry, get ...
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    Easter Eggs
    Rubber Band Eggs
    Rubber Band Eggs Materials Hard boiled eggs Slotted spoon Rubber bands Clear acrylic spray (optional) Directions Hard boil your raw eggs in hot water. Once eggs are cooled wrap rubber bands around eggs in any pattern you desire. Place wrapp...
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    Easter Eggs
    Wax Color Egg
    Wax Color Egg Materials: Hard boiled eggs Egg dye Wax Crayon Directions: Patterns are drawn on the egg with wax, which then protects the covered areas from the dye that is applied. By repeating this process with different colors of dye, a mul...
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    Easter Eggs
    Lacy Eggs
    Lacy Eggs Holiday Hints You might want to try substituting paper doilies for the lace used in making lacey eggs. You could also make these eggs with glued-on sequins or acrylic jewels. Display the finished products by hanging them on a tree bra...
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    Easter Eggs
    Eggshell Mosaics
    Eggshell MosaicsAge: Preschool through elementary Time: 30 minutes or more Type of activity: Arts and Crafts Using eggshells and her imagination, your child can create unique mosaic-like designs. Materials needed:· Eggshells (at least 4)· F...
    Amy McMahon
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    Easter Eggs
    Dip and Dye Eggs
    Dip and Dye EggsMaterials Hard-boiled eggs Masking tape Egg dyes in a variety of colors Slotted spoon Cooking oil Soft cloth Directions Stick a pattern of masking tape on hard-boiled eggs. Dip them in a natural or commercial egg dye and leave the...
    Trish Kuffner, author of The Preschooler's Busy Book
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    Marble Eggs
    Marble EggsMaterials Grater Wax paper or newspaper Crayon stubs Large glass jar Hot water Hard-boiled or blown eggs Slotted spoon Empty egg carton Clear acrylic spray (optional) Directions Grate peeled crayon stubs over wax paper or newspaper. Fi...
    Trish Kuffner, author of The Preschooler's Busy Book
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    Easter Eggs
    Easter Egg Hunt
    Easter Egg Hunt Easter is egg-cellent! One of the things that makes Easter special can be a neighborhood-wide Easter Egg Hunt. It is usually good to schedule it for the Saturday before Easter. You can start your hunt by having several parents lo...