10 Fun Earth Day Crafts for KidsLiz Stanley
Earth Day’s just around the corner. Time to get prepared:
1. Paper Roll Binoculars
We all have empty toilet paper rolls around. Make these cute binoculars with the kiddos!
2. Tic Tac Toe
Play some nature tic tac toe. Gotta love the twig grid.
3. Coffee Ground Fossils
This one would be perfect for my little guy. So fun!
4. Lights Out Reminder
A fun little reminder to shut off the lights when you leave a room.
5. Rock Bugs
Gather some rocks and paint them like your favorite bug friends.
6. Bird Feeders
With a few ingredients, cookie cutters, and little hands you can make these adorable bird feeders in no time!
7. Paper Chain Jewelry
It’s easy to recycle paper by making it into some fun jewelry! The little ladies and even the lads will love this one.
(via Michele Made Me)
8. Painted Pots
Plant some herbs for strawberries or what have you and let your little ones paint the pots by taping off sections beforehand and then letting them go crazy with it.
(via Small Fry)
9. Recycling Center
Create your own family recycle center. It might take a little work, but so adorable!
(via Handmade Charlotte)
10. Egg Carton Wreath
Egg cartons have never looked so pretty: cut them up, paint them up, and hang them up. Love it!
(via Homemade Serenity)
The Disney Conservation Fund, in honor of its 20th anniversary, announced a new effort—the Reverse the Decline, Increase the Time Initiative—that is aimed at reversing the decline of 10 threatened species through scientific research, nonprofit and community collaboration, and increasing the time kids spend in nature to inspire them to care for the planet.
For more information, visit thewaltdisneycompany.com/environment.