Nature Crafts for Kids: Weather Wheel

Weather is a fun and intriguing subject to children. Help them keep track of what the weather is outside each day by creating a weather wheel. Instead of “recreating the wheel”, print your little one a copy from our Weather Wheel  free printable! Print, cut out, color and put together…

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Nature Crafts for Kids: Scat Pal

For a recent story hour, Track that Scat, we made scat pals. To create this craft you will need: Self-hardening clay Googly eyes Split peas Craft grass Cotton balls Bird seed The children were able to create whatever shaped scat they wanted to and add different components to make it…

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Nature Crafts for Kids: Marble Leaf

For a recent story hour, Leaf Jumpers, we made this nature craft for kids, marble leaves. To create this craft you will need: Small trays Shaving cream Tempura paint Popsicle sticks Cardstock leaf cutouts Paper plates Put a small amount of shaving cream into the bottom of your tray. Then drip…

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Squirrel Tail Free Printable

Squirrels are an interesting and accessible animal that children enjoy talking about and learning about. Give them the chance to act like a squirrel by printing this squirrel tail template and letting them color it. Once it’s colored, punch a hole in the top, string some yarn through the hole…

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Nature Crafts for Kids: Squirrel Feeder

For a recent story hour, Squirrel’s Fall Search, we created this nature craft for kids, the squirrel feeder. It is a process craft that allows kids to work on fine motor control. To create this craft you will need: Yarn and scissors Fruit loops or the off-brand version Masking tape To…

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Nature Crafts for Kids: Fizzy Apples

For a recent story hour, The Apple Pie Tree, we created this nature craft for kids, fizzy apples. It is a process craft that allows kids to experience the chemical reaction of a base and an acid. To create this craft you will need: Apple cardstock cut-outs Liquid watercolor in green…

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