Are your kids excited about going back to school? Are you hopping around the house not too subtly singing: It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year? Whether they are thrilled or not, here are some great back to school crafts to get them in the mood for back to school!
Get Them Geared Up
Back to school can be a happy time for many people. Some kids miss school the moment they are out of that routine. Frankly, I look forward to the break.
When my one daughter was younger she would play school all year round, which kind of cracked me up. She’d teach all the young kids in the neighbourhood how to sit and print and read. She would love to make crafts that got her excited about going back to school.
Whether your child is excited about going back or not, these crafts can help them get into the spirit of back to school season.
Ten Back to School Crafts
Back to School Shoebox Craft – Molly Moo Crafts
Colorful Book Covers – Susy’s Sitcom
Back to School Ruler Wreath – Create Craft Love
First Day of School Picture Frame – The Country Chic Cottage
Recycled DIY Desk Organizer – Mod Podge Rocks
Back to School Duck Tape Crafts – Creations by Kara
Googly Eyes Crazy Hair Pen – Typically Simple
Pencil Holders – Crafts by Amanda
Pencil Roll Craft – Club Chica Circle
Homework Door Hanger – 30 Minute Crafts
Happy Days Ahead
Celebrate the most exciting time of the year with a craft or two before you head out the door to go back to school shopping. FYI, they don’t need to replace everything. Remember that and save a few dollars in the process!
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My Back to School Word Search is a big hit too.