Make bird feeders from oranges!

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DIY Orange Bird Feeder (a gift for your wild feathered friends). i like the idea of doing this for the birds in the park. a little "bird feeder bombing" may just be in order!

Clear plastic plates to make a snow globe, this could be an awesome story!

Tori's Teacher Tips: Snow Globes--- SUPER CUTE! Clear plastic plates to make the globe. Students write about their favorite snow experience

DIY Ornaments for Kids - iVillage.... These are so easy and awesome! Kids can make these for the Christmas tree on an indoors kind of day. Hot chocolate and crafts love it!

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Candy Cane Ornaments Here's an easy craft to do with children: Create pipe cleaner candy canes to hang on your Christmas tree. Fun for young children to make and give as gifts, too- items can be found at your local craft store.

How to Build a Milk Jug Igloo - *cool*

Igloos are cool. What kid hasn't wanted to build an igloo? You can easily build an milk jug igloo in your classroom with some planning, lots of milk jugs and hot glue. This could be a fun winter craft for the kids when it's too cold to go out.

Spend this December gaining new insights into your family...

Made with cards with family reflection/discussion topics. Very cool for family time! {Family Reflections Printable} Spend the holidays gaining new insights into your family. *Start anytime in December!

Start a new family tradition planning simple and creative ways to count down to Christmas together with this Advent activity tree!  from

Advent Activity Tree

Kids and family advent activity tree tradition. Fill it with activities you want to do prior to Christmas.

Christmas Comes to the Dollhouse: Inspire your child's imaginative play

Our Play Space: Christmas Comes to the Dollhouse

Our Play Space: Christmas Comes to the Dollhouse - adding Christmas elements to imaginative play. (Pull out those mini trees and scrap booking supplies)

Nativity Sensory Bin

Nativity Sensory Bin