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What are the interesting project you have done with a 10 year old boy ?

  1. Ingenira profile image82
    Ingeniraposted 5 years ago

    What are the interesting project you have done with a 10 year old boy ?

    It can be a science or writing project, or anything that can make a 10 year boy learn by involving himself in the project.

  2. iviskei profile image73
    iviskeiposted 5 years ago

    We painted a plastic stained-glass like piece. I don't think he really learned anything, but it was fun to work on together.

  3. SidKemp profile image94
    SidKempposted 5 years ago

    I worked with a 12-year-old boy by trading help with his math homework (which he didn't want) for sparring sessions in karate (which he did want). He learned in both, and learned that math can be fun, even if not as much fun as karate. (It's not quite a project, but it worked!)

  4. HoneyBB profile image97
    HoneyBBposted 5 years ago

    We had to recycle something from around the house and make it something useful.  We made a big pen/paper/accessories caddy from the styrofoam of a laptop computer. We painted the styrofoam and put pictures on it and it turned out great. All his teachers wanted one.

  5. PlanksandNails profile image85
    PlanksandNailsposted 5 years ago

    A fun one to do is make a LED flash-light out of a tic tac container. All parts can be easily obtained at your local electronic component store.

    It is a good learning experience in basic soldering and electronics.

    You can pick the light colour and is fun to show off to your school friends and family.

    http://www.grynx.com/projects/tictac-flashlight/

  6. NCBIer profile image60
    NCBIerposted 5 years ago

    We've created our own games, board games, electronic games (to learn the basics of electricity) and computer games (to learn basic programming in the Python language). The greatest thing is that the child's imagination is the only limit. You can take any idea of theirs and make it work in one fashion or another. Board games might be easiest to start, make your own board, rules, player pieces, etc. 

    Another fun one is to build and launch rockets.

 
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