We love farm animal crafts and this paper plate cow craft is so easy to make it’s a great one to try out with your kids. Using paper plates for all the different parts of the cows face means that you won’t need to worry about looking for bits of paper or card to match the main part and the black splodges are fun to make with our printing materials….
Whether you want to make Earth Day crafts, space crafts or are looking at an all about me theme and talking about where your child lives this free printable Earth template is perfect, making it really easy to you to prepare activities without it costing anything and without having the stress of actually drawing things yourself!
Right now I’m trying to get my kids outside as much as possible but it’s not exactly easy! This easy outdoor scavenger hunt made it so much more enjoyable though and kept both my kids busy for ages. This free PDF comes in both UK and US English spellings so your kids can enjoy it too no matter where you’re based….
I’m a great believer that you can never have too many pretty things and this easy flower craft is the perfect way to brighten up the place! Although it looks easy (and it is, hurray!) there’s actually loads of opportunities for learning with this craft too. Plus it’s a great one for using up scrap bits of paper and card so if you’ve got a stack of stuff waiting to be recycled or sat in the back of your craft drawer then grab it now and let’s get making.
To put it nicely, convincing kids to do something educational isn’t always the easiest thing, I know this is true because I’ve just had that chat with one of my kids and it wasn’t exactly received well! I’m a great believer that if you want kids to do something it has to tick two major boxes, it needs to be interesting and it needs to be actually achievable – we’ve had a lot of Pinterest related disasters too! Today I’m sharing some easy science experiments for kids with simple activities they really can do….