Creative QT

inspiring families, teachers and everyone to practice + play

Mini Desktop StoryBricks™ Drawers

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On-the-go DUPLO® Compatible Play Container

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We are always on the lookout for ways to keep younger members of the family happily entertained when out and about. It's amazing how having a simple set of toys on hand can make all the difference during family outings! On the blog today we are sharing this simple DIYPeel 'n Stick hack which is sure to keep youngsters playing and having fun.


Butterfly Symmetry with Pixel Bricks™

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Learning about symmetry is way more fun when you get to play with building bricks, especially our Pixel Bricks™! We are sharing a really fun and hands-on way to learn an early Math concept through an invitation to decorate butterfly wings.

April Fools' Day Prank Ideas for Kids

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Here are a few of our favorite April Fool's Day prank ideas we've done to our kids over the years. Most of which are last minute ideas (cause that's how we roll)!


Simple Ways to Store Pixel Bricks™

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Creative QT® co-owner, Adam Hinkle, lovingly refers toPixel Bricks™ as 'LEGO™ glitter' because they do seem to have a way of finding their way all over the floor if not properly stored. The good news is, however, we have loads of simple and affordable ways to store them all in this one blog.

5 Fun Ways to Play with Pixel Bricks™!

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Valentine's StoryBricks® Pencil Box Hack

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The Present Game by Dana Sue Hinkle

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What Parents Are Really Saying About The SlideAway® Basket

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4 Educational Activities with your StoryBricks® Letter Board by @pinkpolkadotsandprek

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We are so excited to share these engaging and unique activity ideas by Jenn from @pinkpolkadotsandprek. Her kids have been using their StoryBricks® Letter Board to help with literacy and numeracy learning at home.


DIY Mini Word Boxes

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Shared materials are a thing of the past this school year so we've been getting creative with ways to make individual learning resources with our products. In this blog we share how to use ourStoryBricks® andPeel 'n Stick Baseplates to turn a small $1 container into a multi-purpose learning box which fits conveniently inside a student's desk.

Makerspace Table Hack for Kids

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Hoping to give your kids a great play table to create on whilst also solving the never-ending problem of storing building bricks? We've got a great IKEA hack for you which ticks both play and storage boxes!


Elementary Aged Pixel Brick Prompts

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Pixel Bricks were pretty new to us this year but it's been so much fun watching as our kids explore them and express their creativity using them. One thing we've noticed is the importance of providing build prompts. In this blog we are sharing three simple build prompts we gave our 1st Grader which he loved!

DIY Pixel Art Travel Box

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3 Simple & Affordable Mini Makerspace Hacks

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On the blog we are sharing a round-up of three super easy and affordable DIY hacks for mini maker spaces which will provide your students or own kids the perfect little learning zone.

StoryBricks Spelling Clip Boards

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As many of us look ahead to the next school year we are unsure of where our child will be learning. For some it will be in school, for some at home, and for others it'll be a mixture. Wherever learning will happen, we will continue to value the importance of hands on learning, especially for literacy and numeracy. That's why we came up with this affordable and easy clip board hack to make these StoryBricks® spelling boards. Ideal for classroom or homeschool use!


Mini Whiteboard Peel 'n Stick Hack

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DIY Literacy Learning Boxes

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Toddler Invitations to Create with Pixel Bricks

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5 Simple Summer Water Table Ideas

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