Cardboard Tube Bee Craft for Kids Using Yarn

Turn an empty toilet paper roll (or other small cardboard tube) into a cute, yarn-wrapped bee! This easy craft provides lots of fine motor practice and makes a great addition to any unit on insects, bugs, or gardening. It’s also perfect for Earth Day, spring or summer. Sign up to receive our FREE newsletter!   […]

Yarn-Wrapped Egg Carton Bee Craft for Kids

Here is an egg carton bee craft for kids with a unique twist- yarn wrapped black stripes! Not only is this insect craft adorable, but it’s super fun to make too and perfect for preschool and kindergarten. Sign up for the FREE Buggy and Buddy Newsletter!   This post contains affiliate links.   Recently we […]

Egg Carton Ladybug Craft for Kids

Here is an easy ladybug craft for kids using egg cartons! You’ll just need a few common supplies to make these cute little insects. This art project is perfect for preschool and kindergarten. Follow our Crafts for Kids Pinterest board!   This post contains affiliate links.   Ladybug activities are always fun to do this […]

Paper Towel Roll Firefly Craft for Kids

We were inspired by Eric Carle’s The Very Lonely Firefly to make this firefly craft using  an empty paper towel roll. This simple art activity provides practice in cutting, gluing and painting, and turns out super cute! Follow our Children’s Books Activities Pinterest board!   This post contains affiliate links.   Eric Carle is one […]

30 Bug Crafts and Activities for Kids

With the kids natural curiosity of insects growing during this time of year, I thought it was the perfect time to gather together some bug crafts and learning activities to try with the kids. Here are some of my favorites I found online from some wonderful kid bloggers. I think you’ll find all kinds of […]

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 […]

The Grouchy Ladybug Craft for Kids (with Free Printable)

Here’s an easy paper plate ladybug craft for kids to go along with Eric Carle’s The Grouchy Ladybug. The ladybug craft also includes a free printable children can use to respond to the story and attach to their paper plate ladybug! (This post contains affiliate links. Thank you so much for your support!) Are you […]

Bug and Dirt Sensory Play with Writing Response

Whenever I create a play or learning activity for my kids (ages 2 and 5),  I like to try to make it very open-ended. By allowing them to explore on their own without too much involvement, I’m able to provide them with the opportunity to create and imagine. Open-ended activities are also great when you […]