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A child-friendly wet felting craft - no needles! Lovely to make on a weekend afternoon after a a...
Garden Explorer Bug Hunt
Have fun creating your own explorer kit and going on a bug hunt in your garden or local park
Wings and Bugs Collage Sheets
If you have paper, scissors and glue in the house, there is always an activity at hand
Sand Art Bottle
Besides recycling I have never really known what to do with empty glass bottle, until I came acr...
Grow a Sunflower
Growing flowers or vegetables from seeds is a good way to introduce children to gardening
Pressed Leaf Animals
When fall comes and the leaves start falling from the trees, my kids have so much fun collecting all...
It is great fun to collect fallen gumnuts, but how can these wonderful gifts from nature be incorpor...
Frosted Pine Cones
If you're out on a country walk with your kids, why not add some fun by looking for pine cones
Leaf Koala Art Frame
Using natural materials from your backyard is a great way to get kids connected with nature and ...
This is a fun painting activity that involves getting out and about as well as fun at home
Create a cast of a leaf in plaster of Paris
Egg Head People
Recycle, craft and plant all in one! These fun egg head people can be as simple or as elaborate as y...
An interesting way to display natural feathers
Oranges & Lemons
This is an easy way for small children to have a messy time painting oranges and lemons using a pota...
Paper Bag Tree
This is a fun activity for older children to build their fine motor strength and express their creat...
All the green in our backyard inspired my son today and he decided to create his masterpiece by poun...
The harvest in the fall in North America is also a time for giving thanks
Autumn Leaves Suncatcher
Here's how to create an autumn leaves suncatcher decoration
Lung and Diaphgram Scientific Model
Learn how your body works with this simple science activity for kids using a few handy materials
Aboriginal Art Inspired Folder Cover
Aboriginal inspired art is very simple and easy to do for kids of any age
Use masking tape, paint, and pen to make a pretty silhouetted tree
On a sunny day it's lovely to sit outside at a park and make a daisy chain
Leaf Heart Card
Look out for pretty shaped leaves to make an easy card for someone special
My boys and I had a great time at the today
Open Ended Play in the Sandbox
I recently finished a bigger sandbox in our backyard for my kids
Sunset in a Glass
Experiment with the causes of colour by creating your own sunset in a glass
Most children from a very young age know what butterflies are
All children love scarecrows, and these miniature ones made from leftover pieces of wood, popsicle s...
Cookie Cutter Bird Treats
Birds are always looking for something easy to eat! Attract feathery friends to your yard with these...
This is a great way to keep the kids happy with a messy craft activity; painting autumn leaves
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Fine Motor Skills
Under The Sea
Up In The Air
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