Practice Using Tools
Before you start on a project, get kids comfortable with tools. Have them practice using a tape measure or hammering nails and tightening screws in scrap pieces of wood to gain confidence. Be sure to have them wear safety gear! The when you decide to start a project, make sure it’s age appropriate.
Construct a Kid-Size Workbench
If your child has taken a special interest in DIY, help them build their own workbench that they can use to create many more projects in the future. It’s an inexpensive project that will take about one day to complete. Use these plans to build the perfect kid-size workbench.