Here’s a fun craft to add to your collection of weather activities for kids– a homemade weather mobile craft using a small branch. Kids can illustrate different weather symbols and hang them in their mobile to see throughout the year!
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Weather has always been one of my students’ favorite science topics to explore. This easy craft for kids makes a great addition to any weather unit. In this art project children illustrate different weather symbols and create a beautiful mobile using natural materials combined with their very own artwork. I love how cheerful these weather mobiles look hanging up! (This post contains affiliate links.)
Weather Mobile Craft for Kids
Materials for Weather Mobile Craft
- Art paper (We used The Ultimate Art Paper– one of our favorites and very inexpensive.)
- Oil pastels
- Watercolor paint (We used Colorations Liquid Watercolor.)
- Small branch
Directions for Weather Mobile Craft
2. Paint over your weather designs using watercolor paint, and let them dry.
3. Cut out your weather symbols.
4. Tape a piece of string to the back of each symbol. Tie the weather symbols onto different locations of a branch to create a weather mobile.
5. Hang your weather mobile craft and enjoy!