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DIY Ideas, inspiration, and activities that will bring a little arts and crafts into your elementary classroom (or not) just for fun!

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Plant and Animal Cells Craftivity (iCell) - The Owl Teacher Teaching Social Studies, Teaching Writing, Teaching Science, Science Activities, Teaching Tips, Science Ideas, Plant And Animal Cells, Upper Elementary Resources, Cell Wall

Plant Animal Cells Craftivity (iCell)

It can be a great deal of fun to explore plant and animal cells, and this craftivity helps take your instruction to the next level! Your students will craft an "iPhone" with "apps" that explore all of the vocabulary related to this topic. Plus, you have choices for differentiation and extension! File Type PDF (Acrobat) Document File Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.

This Pom Pom Butterflies Craft is great when spring hits. Butterflies signal spring and this craft will help bring the warmer weather even faster. Diy Arts And Crafts, Craft Stick Crafts, Easy Crafts, Creative Teaching, Teaching Art, Teaching Ideas, Spring Crafts For Kids, Summer Crafts, Spring Activities

Pom Pom Butterflies Spring Craft

This Pom Pom Butterflies Craft is great when spring hits. Butterflies signal spring and this craft will help bring the warmer weather even faster.

Teaching Fourth: Children's Art Activity: Rainbow Art Rainbow Activities, Rainbow Crafts, Art Activities For Kids, Rainbow Art, Art For Kids, Art Children, Seasons Activities, Rainbow Fish, Rainbow Theme

Children's Art Activity: Rainbow Art

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End of the Year Snapshots of a School Year Memory Book - The Owl Teacher Upper Elementary Resources, School Resources, Teacher Resources, Teaching Writing, Teaching Tips, Teacher Lesson Plans, School Memories, Memory Books, Growth Mindset

End of the Year Snapshots of a School Year Memory Book

Are you looking for an engaging activity for your students for the End of the Year? This memory book will end your search! Encourage your students to reflect on their memories and their school year! It's the perfect way to talk about everything they've learned, the goals they set and growth minds...

Are you looking for a cute Easter or springtime craft? This Easter bunny craft fits the ticket! In this post, I explain step-by-step how to make this craft, what materials you need for it, and how you can use it. Click through to read the whole post! Spring Activities, Kindergarten Activities, Fun Activities, Holiday Activities, Bunny Crafts, Cute Crafts, Easter Crafts, Sock Snowman Craft, Snowman Crafts

Any Bunny Feeling Crafty? (Easter Bunny Craft)

Engage your students with this adorable Easter bunny craft. It's easy, fun, and perfect for spring activities in the classroom!

Help your students recognize the important people in their lives with this heart-warming love jars craft! It's the perfect activity to do to prepare for Valentine's Day, Mother's Day, Father's Day, a birthday, or any other special occasion where a singular person is recognized. Upper Elementary Resources, Free Teaching Resources, Teacher Resources, Teaching Tips, Diy Arts And Crafts, Jar Crafts, Teaching Reading, Fun Learning, Love Jar

FREE Love Jar Activity

Help your students recognize the important people in their lives with this heart-warming love jars craft! It's the perfect activity to do to prepare for Valentine's Day, Mother's Day, Father's Day, a birthday, or any other special occasion where a singular person is recognized.This Product Includes:...

This DIY craft is perfect for students celebrating any holiday like Mother's Day in the elementary classroom! It engages students and creates a beautiful keepsake craft! Upper Elementary Resources, Love Jar, Keepsake Crafts, Classroom Community, Student Motivation, Mother's Day Diy, Teacher Blogs, Mothers Day Crafts, Student Engagement

Love Jars For Mother's Day

This DIY craft is perfect for engaging students and celebrating any holiday such as Mother's Day in the elementary classroom!

 Patrick's Day Activity - Making a Limerick Mobile St Patrick Day Activities, Learning Resources, Teaching Activities, Arts Integration, Substitute Teacher, Teaching Language Arts, Project Based Learning, Classroom Displays, Diy Arts And Crafts

St. Patrick's Day Activity - Making a Limerick Mobile

I love celebrating holidays in the classroom, especially St. Patrick's Day. However, I don't love losing critical instructional time. ...

Are you looking for a cute Easter or springtime craft? This Easter bunny craft fits the ticket! In this post, I explain step-by-step how to make this craft, what materials you need for it, and how you can use it. Click through to read the whole post! Spring Activities, Kindergarten Activities, Fun Activities, Holiday Activities, Bunny Crafts, Cute Crafts, Easter Crafts, Sock Snowman Craft, Snowman Crafts

Any Bunny Feeling Crafty? (Easter Bunny Craft)

Engage your students with this adorable Easter bunny craft. It's easy, fun, and perfect for spring activities in the classroom!

Did you know that it’s very easy to make your own compass at home? There is hardly any preparation time. It’s great as a rainy day activity. Find out how to make your own homemade compass Summer Science, Easy Science, Preschool Science, Science Resources, Teaching Science, Teacher Resources, Science Fair Experiments, Science Fair Projects, Science Lessons

How To Make A Compass For Kids

Make a homemade compass using a needle and a magnet. It's a very simple and fun experiment about magnetism.

Display the interests and hobbies of the children in your classroom by creating a one of a kind quilt. Grab some markers and a quilt kit to get started! Get To Know You Activities, Art Activities For Kids, After School, School Fun, School Life, School Stuff, Fun Arts And Crafts, Kid Crafts, Critical Thinking Skills

Display the interests and hobbies of the children in your classroom by creating a one of a kind quil

Display the interests and hobbies of the children in your classroom by creating a one of a kind quilt. Grab some markers and a quilt kit to get started!

A collection of fun pasta themed art and craft ideas for kids in the classroom. A great way to encourage creativity. Special Education Activities, Fun Classroom Activities, Classroom Projects, Craft Activities For Kids, Classroom Ideas, Crafts For Kids, Craft Ideas, Macaroni Crafts, Pasta Crafts

Home - Kid Activities

Kids love being creative! These fun pasta and macaroni craft ideas will be a big hit in classroom. Learn how to dye noodles as well as create amazing art.

Snowman Activities - Keeping Up with Mrs. Harris Snowman Activities - snowman directed drawing activities for elementary students or kids. Kindergarten Drawing, Kindergarten Activities, Preschool, Therapy Activities, Winter Fun, Winter Theme, Winter Ideas, First Grade Art, Snow Theme

Snowman Activities - Keeping Up with Mrs. Harris

Do you want to build a snowman? Just say that one time in your classroom and they are bound to break out in song…am I right? Mine sure did! There are so many fun snowman activities for the primary classroom that I certainly can’t list them all, but I did create this post to share …

This Presidents’ Day pack is the perfect ELA unit for the week of Presidents’ Day. It’s full of activities, and has a focus on identifying key ideas and details in text. Great for kindergarten through second grade. Kindergarten Social Studies, Kindergarten Art Projects, Kindergarten Classroom, Presidents Day Kindergarten Crafts, Kindergarten Science, Classroom Crafts, Classroom Ideas, Holiday Activities, Book Activities

Presidents' Day Books & Activities

February is the one of those months that is just packed full of holiday greatness! I love incorporating all of the fun themes! Pres...

When the winter months roll around, you might find yourself looking for winter-themed crafts you can do with your kids. Not only are these crafts a fun family activity, but crafts can also be absolutely crucial in a child’s development. Fun Activities For Kids, Winter Activities, Family Activities, Preschool Activities, Christmas Activities, Diy Arts And Crafts, Crafts For Kids, Winter Theme, Business For Kids

12 Winter-Themed Crafts for Kids

What better way to spend the break with your kiddos than making fun winter-themed crafts? These are easy enough for even the littlest crafters!

Cinnamon Ornaments for the classroom- love this idea of making those yummy smelling cinnamon ornaments with your class. Classroom friendly recipe and does not require baking. Can decorate with puffy paint! Perfect craft for the holidays. Holiday Crafts For Kids, Preschool Christmas, Christmas Themes, Christmas Fun, Holiday Fun, Christmas Ornaments, Gingerbread Ornaments, Gingerbread Men, Christmas Decorations For Classroom

Cinnamon Ornaments for the Classroom

One of my favorite projects to do with my class around the holidays is to make cinnamon ornaments. They are easy to do and the recipe I follow require no baking, so they are