Butterfly Life Cycle Paper Plate Craft

In this fun spring craft for kids, children will illustrate the butterfly life cycle right onto a paper plate. This post also contains a free printable template to help get you started! (This post contains affiliate links.) Follow our Spring Crafts and Learning Pinterest board!     *This post was originally published on March 12, 2015 and has […]

Felt Butterfly Alphabet Activity

Please welcome Heather from the wonderful blog Preschool Toolkit! Today she’s sharing a fun ABC activity for kids inspired by the children’s book, The Butterfly Alphabet. Children will discover hidden letters of the alphabet and have the opportunity to create their own colorful felt butterflies!    Felt Butterfly Alphabet Activity Kids can have fun learning the letters of […]

Butterfly Activities Inspired by Elly MacKay’s Butterfly Park

Please welcome Sharon from the blog, Rediscovered Families! She is sharing the wonderful children’s book, Butterfly Park, that  you’ll definitely want to check out, as well as some ways to extend the story with butterfly activities! This post contains affiliate links.   Butterfly Park by Elly MacKay Children love stories don’t they? Sharing a good book with a […]

Exploring the Monarch Butterfly Life Cycle with Kids

Explore the monarch butterfly life cycle right at home! In this post I share how we grew our own milkweed, observed caterpillars hatching from eggs, saw firsthand the forming of the chrysalis, released monarchs, and harvested milkweed seeds all on our own! (This post contains affiliate links.) Follow our Science for Kids Pinterest board!     Over this […]

Felt Monarch Butterfly Wings (Tutorial)

These felt monarch butterfly wings are very simple to make and make a great Halloween costume or a cute addition to dress up play. Just pair the wings with some black leggings and a black top, you’ve got the perfect monarch butterfly costume!  (We actually will be wearing ours to our upcoming local butterfly festival and parade.)   Follow Buggy and Buddy on […]

20+ Spring Science Activities for Kids

If your children or students love science, you won’t want to miss this post!  Here’s over 20 spring science activities for kids from planting seeds to learning about butterflies! Follow our Spring Crafts & Learning for Kids Pinterest board!     Spring is a season full of changes- plants are growing, flowers are blooming, and butterflies can be […]

20+ Caterpillar and Butterfly Crafts for Kids

Caterpillar and butterfly crafts for kids are always favorite activities during spring! Children love learning about these amazing creatures and creating colorful butterfly and caterpillar projects! Here are some favorites from some of my favorite kid bloggers! Follow our Spring Crafts & Learning for Kids Pinterest Board!   20+ Caterpillar and Butterfly Crafts for Kids […]

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Craft Using Sponge Painting

This spring craft for kids involves two things kids love- painting with sponges and The Very Hungry Caterpillar! This caterpillar painting activity for kids is a great  project on its own and would also be a great addition to any caterpillar and butterfly units for spring! (I’ve also used this caterpillar craft to decorate goodie […]