Homework Box

Looks like school has already started from some people but around where I am there is still two more weeks of summer. Here is a great idea to get your little ones excited for school and homework.

What You Need:

Box
Pencils
Erasers
Scissors
Crayons/Markers
Glue/Sticks
Pencil Sharpener
Tape

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Memory Book

I wanted this memory book to consist a variety of art work as well as writing samples. Honestly this is a lot of work but it was fun creating it. What isn’t shown is pictures, I took pictures of each student while completing the craft and other activities we did. I printed out the pictures and used the back of each page to attach the photos.

What You Need:

Construction Paper in various colors
Three-pong folder
Crafts completed for each month
Optional: Stickers and foam stickers

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Floral Arrangement

Since I had so many yellow flowers left over from centerpieces I made for my grandmother’s birthday last year. I made a simple floral arrangement to give for her birthday this year.

What You Need:

Assorted Flowers
Small vase or Candle Holder
Ribbon
Glass Gems

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Paper Plate Butterfly

We were doing a lesson on habitats and my group had the amazon rain forest. I came up with this craft activity on the Blue Morpho butterfly found in the amazon rain forest.

What You Need:

Paper Plate
Tissue Paper (Various Blue, Black & White)
Scissors
Glue Stick
Black Pipe Cleaner

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