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Caterpillar Pom Pom Craft – Spring Craft Ideas

Caterpillar Pom Pom Craft - Spring Craft Ideas - Easy Peasy and Fun

Spring is the best time of the year to do some bug crafts, if it’s to rainy to go outside. This caterpillar pom pom craft is a fun and wiggly project the kids will love to make. We’re really into bug crafts lately, even more so into caterpillar crafts and we think this one turned ... Read more

Five Garden Snails Poem

Five Garden Snails Poem

Illustrated poem about garden snails. Ideal to use in your school or early years setting when exploring minibeasts as a theme

Playdough snails. What a great idea! #autism #aspergers #autismallstars

Playdough and shells: so much fun for little ones - Mother Natured

Exploring playdough and shells together can inspire interesting questions and creations. It's a perfect activity that pairs playful fun with learning.

Playdough snails. What a great idea! #autism #aspergers #autismallstars

Playdough and shells: so much fun for little ones - Mother Natured

Exploring playdough and shells together can inspire interesting questions and creations. It's a perfect activity that pairs playful fun with learning.

Printable Bugs Finger Puppets Paper Craft for Kids #craftsforkids #papercraftforkids #bugcrafts

Printable Bugs Finger Puppets - Easy Peasy and Fun

Printable Bugs Finger Puppets Paper Craft for Kids #craftsforkids #papercraftforkids #bugcrafts

Printable Bugs Finger Puppets Paper Craft for Kids #craftsforkids #papercraftforkids #bugcrafts

Printable Bugs Finger Puppets - Easy Peasy and Fun

Printable Bugs Finger Puppets Paper Craft for Kids #craftsforkids #papercraftforkids #bugcrafts

Jelly worms - what a 'cute' idea - I'd have  made these for my kids when they were little

Bowl of Worms Anyone?

Bowl of Worms Anyone?: Create tasty, edible worms. This recipe is simple and great for Halloween, April Fool's, or anytime you feel like snacking on wormy goodness! If you can make jello, then you can make these cool looking worms.Ingredients 2 packs (3 oz) Raspberry j…

Easy Bug Hotel for Kids to make

Simple Bug Hotel for Kids - Red Ted Art - Make crafting with kids easy & fun

A great way to get the kids out in the garden and exploring is this oh so simple Bug Hotel for Kids! Fun and easy to make, great for discovery.

Mini Beasts Insects Nature Poster Chart - Useful here at Ufton with our Net Sweeping activities

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Mini Beasts Insects Nature Poster Chart - Useful here at Ufton with our Net Sweeping activities

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Ms. Cummings' Kindergarten: Tissue Paper Butterflies

Tissue Paper Butterflies

Using liquid starch, we glued multicolored 2" tissue paper squares onto wax paper, covering it entirely. Students used one finger to hold down a corner of the tissue square making it is easier to keep it in place and straight while they brushed the liquid starch over it. The tissue should be completely wet but not dripping. Try not to let puddles of starch form. It really lengthens the drying time. I have the children place each square so that it overlaps the previous ones. It is important…

Ms. Cummings' Kindergarten: Tissue Paper Butterflies

Tissue Paper Butterflies

Using liquid starch, we glued multicolored 2" tissue paper squares onto wax paper, covering it entirely. Students used one finger to hold down a corner of the tissue square making it is easier to keep it in place and straight while they brushed the liquid starch over it. The tissue should be completely wet but not dripping. Try not to let puddles of starch form. It really lengthens the drying time. I have the children place each square so that it overlaps the previous ones. It is important…