Paper Plate Banjo Stack two heave weight paper plates and staple them together for durability. Attach a paint stick to the back and glue beads to the end as the pegs. Finally, add strings by stretching rubber bands around the stacked plates.
Children have an innate sense of curiosity. Such curiosity leads them to an exploration of the world around them and the natural progression to science. Science Summer Fun Kids Summer fun ideas for kids
Learning basic sewing with a polystyrene plate, yarn, + plastic needle. I remember doing this with craft mesh when I was a kid and then graduating to sewing buttons by hand onto little pillows and pockets.