Google+ Mom to 2 Posh Lil Divas: 25+ Weather Crafts and Activities for Kids (from The PLAY Group)

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

25+ Weather Crafts and Activities for Kids (from The PLAY Group)

Spring is such a wonderful time to explore weather - clouds, rain, wind and sunshine are rampant. I love how everything just comes alive in the spring. It is such a sensory season. There is so much to touch, see and hear.

I have compiled 25+ spring weather related crafts and activities from the members of The PLAY Group that will help children explore elements of springtime weather in fun, hands-on and playful ways.



Rain Crafts & Experiments


Make Rain in a Jar (Train Up a Child)
Rainy Days, Clouds and Puddles (Housing a Forest)
Weather Bath & Experiments (Bath Activities for Kids)
Make Lightning (Train Up a Child)
Rain Sticks (In Lieu of Preschool)


Wind Explorations


DIY Kite from Household Materials (Train Up a Child)
Wind Exploration with Scarves (B-Inspired Mama)
Wind Experiment (Mom to 2 Posh Lil Divas)
Easy Wind Chime Craft (Mom to 2 Posh Lil Divas)
DIY Pinwheels (Mom to 2 Posh Lil Divas)

Clouds


Paint the Sky (Growing a Jeweled Rose)
Cloud Dough (In Lieu of Preschool)
Exploring Soap Clouds (Mom to 2 Posh Lil Divas)
Blotto Paint Clouds (Mom to 2 Posh Lil Divas)
Puffy Paint Cloud Art (Mom to 2 Posh Lil Divas)

Rainbow Food & Activities



Sorting the Rainbow (Housing a Forest)
Rainbow Cookies (B-Inspired Mama)
Rainbow Crafts & Activities (Housing a Forest)
Rainbow Cake (Mess for Less)
Fine Motor Rainbow Towers (Mess for Less)
Cotton Ball Rainbow Painting (In Lieu of Preschool)
Magic Milk Rainbows (Mom to 2 Posh Lil Divas)
Prism Rainbows (Mom to 2 Posh Lil Divas)

* For lots more rainbow activities be sure to check out these Rainbow Crafts and Activities compiled by Housing a Forest.

Sun Crafts & Activities



Family Handprint Sun Craft (Growing a Jeweled Rose)
Night & Day Sensory Bins (Train Up a Child)

For even more fun ideas check out my exploring spring weather with kids post.


Don't forget to check out The PLAY Group
on Pinterest, on Facebook and on G+.


Have fun learning about spring weather!
Bern

1 comment:

  1. Thank you for all of these ideas! We are getting ready to study weather and these will be so helpful!

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