This educational craft uses pasta to teach the stages of a butterfly! You can use this craft when you have real caterpillars in the classroom and are waiting for them to become butterflies.
This is a classic children's craft that is a great spring craft and a great bug craft too! This cute butterfly craft is simple to make, with lots of opportunities for a child to personalize their creation. When the craft is done the butterfly can also be used as a cute puppet or prop and your child flies it around the house.
This tissue paper butterfly craft is an incredibly simple spring craft for kids to make, so we suggest making many of them in a lot of different colors to decorate your home.
This is a simple craft that can be adapted for many age ranges and abilities. We had fun making a butterfly for every member of the family, decorating them together and hanging them up as decorations.
The patterns on butterfly wings are symmetrical and kids love squishing around paint - put the two ideas together and you end up with our folding butterfly craft! Print and cut out our butterfly template, fold it in half and have your child paint a design - the goopier the better. Then just fold the unpainted side over the painted side and press together to create a perfectly symmetrical butterfly and a great spring craft for kids.
Recycle a few water bottle lids into a happy caterpillar with our easy bottle cap caterpillar craft. This makes a great kids spring craft. Simply color the bottle caps with a crayon and then glue them to a piece of paper. Add glitter, googly eyes, and pipe cleaners to finish your caterpillar craft.
This cute caterpillar craft is made from pom-poms, a popsicle stick and glue and makes an absolutely perfect spring craft for toddlers and preschoolers. Our 2 year old daughter wasn't happy until we had made a whole family of these little guys and she had great fun making them crawl all over the table!
Our paper inchworm is a great kids spring craft. All you need are a few paper strips, some scotch tape, googly eyes and pipe cleaners to make this very fun, simple kids craft.
Check out this fun glow in the dark firefly craft! Kids are sure to love the end result of this one and they will love the process of making it too. When you are done, take it into a dark room and watch it glow just like a real firefly.
Turn a few paper plates into a ladybug with our simple paper plate ladybug craft. This little bug makes a fantastic kids spring craft as well as a great decoration for your home to welcome spring.