The first day of spring is just a few days away and here in Tampa Bay the weather is getting warmer, flowers are blooming, and in Academy at the Lakes’ student garden, vegetables are thriving.
Spring brings along with it beautiful pops of color and themes that are fun to incorporate into educational activities and crafts for kids.
Here is a round-up of activities that you can try with your kids!
Create beautiful spring flowers with only construction paper, scissors, and glue!
These adorable bunny corner bookmarks are a fun origami project that make useful page markers for story time.
With a cardboard paper towel roll and some simple materials, you can make a beautiful rain stick that makes the sound of the rain when turned upside down.
Create spring-inspired flowers to display with the use of just four simple materials.
Using brightly decorated cupcake liners is a creative way to make flowers while teaching young children fine motor skills.
This picket fence craft is surprisingly simple for such an adorable outcome. Create beautiful spring scenes with the use of stickers, popsicle sticks, and white paint.
Switching out your traditional paint brush for hands and q-tips will make this spring craft fun for your kids!
Another fairly simply craft with a beautiful, home-decor-worthy outcome that your children will enjoy creating.
With a simple salt dough recipe and cookie cutter, you can create these bright fingerprint flowers that you can adorn with ribbon and hang.
For more fun Spring themed crafts, visit our Pinterest board.