Leaf printing, have done this with stones. Bash leaves with stones against flat surface/paving slab to leave a print

20+ Nature Crafts for Kids

DIY Leaf print for cards: Place a fresh leaf in between a sheet of paper and a paper towel. Tap it with a hammer and it leaves the outline of the leaf.

Try this simple activity with your child to guesstimate the age of a tree in your yard and nurture her developing math skills while you're at it!

How Old is That Tree?

texture stones.  Nature "stones" for   Young explorers. Model magic.

Make your own nature stones- a fun project. DIY arts & crafts for kids. Family keepsakes & quality time with children.

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Recycled reclaimed tree timber toadstools at Highvale Kindergarten Glen Waverley in Victoria, image shared by Yarn Strong Sista (",(

Exploring the great outdoors during the Camping Buddies theme leaves lots of time to create nature crafts!  These are some great ideas on what you can build with the things you find around you. #preschool #ecoart

Make an owl mask and make bugs from items found on a nature hike. craft for Apologia Flying Creatures. bugs crafts, easy crafts, easy crafts for kids, nature crafts, crafts from nature

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Fairy Soup Sensory Play Activity

Fairy soup kitchen fun at St Helens District High School Kindergarten (",) I love the tree stump!

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A great way to practice scissor skills with preschoolers using this sensory-rich nature tray!

Nature Cutting Tray

A great way to practice scissor skills with preschoolers using this sensory-rich nature tray! Great to use during a plant theme!