Archives for February 2015

Spring Crafts for Kids: Nest and Baby Bird Craft

Children of all ages will enjoy one of our favorite spring crafts for kids- a sweet little nest and baby bird craft! Even my toddler enjoyed creating these cute, little baby chicks! Are you following our Spring Crafts and Learning for Kids Pinterest board?     Our family has always enjoyed learning about birds. We have […]

Crayon Box Craft Inspired by The Day the Crayons Quit

Here’s a simple craft and retelling activity using an empty crayon box to go with the popular children’s book, The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt. There’s even a free printable to help you get started!  Follow my Children’s Book Activities Pinterest board!   (This post contains affiliate links.) The Preschool Book Club is back this week […]

25+ Spring Crafts and Learning Activities for Kids

With spring just around the corner, I wanted to put together a collection for you of all our spring crafts and learning activities for kids. You’ll find lots of colorful art projects perfect for decorating your home or classroom, science activities, sensory play and more! Follow our Spring Crafts and Learning Pinterest board!     Spring […]

Simple Bumble Bee Art Project for Kids

Grab a few basic art supplies to create this simple bumbles bee craft with your child or students. This insect craft is perfect for toddlers, preschoolers and on up! Follow our Posts from Buggy and Buddy Pinterest board!   Spring is in the air which means it’s the perfect time to learn all about bugs and insects! We’ve […]

Spring Crafts for Kids: Beaded Garden Ornaments

Make some colorful beaded garden ornaments in this simple craft for kids perfect for spring! Children can gain fine motor practice while using their creativity to create these beautiful decorations for your outdoor garden or potted plant!   Spring Craft: Beaded Garden Ornaments I’m so excited to introduce you to a book I’ve absolutely fallen […]

Geometry for Kids: Nine-Square Paper Quilt Design

Use this free printable template to create paper quilt designs using squares. This geometry for kids activity is perfect for practicing spatial awareness, encouraging creativity, and can even be used as a collaborative art project! Are you following our Math for Kids Pinterest board?   Recently we’ve been learning all about quilts! Studying quilts can provide […]

Easy Hand Sewing Projects for Kids

Have you been thinking of introducing your child to hand sewing? Here’s 12 easy hand sewing projects for kids to get you started! Follow our Crafts and Projects for Older Children Pinterest board!     My daughter has been showing an increased interest in sewing over the last few months. We started out with a felt elf hat […]

St. Patrick’s Day Crafts: Mini Sound Shakers

Here’s a simple St. Patrick’s Day craft for kids that incorporates the science of sound and creative play- make mini sound shakers just the right size for leprechauns! Follow our Sensory Play Pinterest board!     We’ve been having so much fun with our mini sound shakers. There’s lots of fun learning activities you can do with them, […]