Earth day is on 22nd April 2020—is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year across the world. The following 10 Earth Day Activities for kids will encourage children to create objects from natural and recycled materials and spend more time outdoors.
These ideas range from recycling arts and crafts to gardening to fun kid-friendly recipes. Here are 10 of my favorite ideas to celebrate Earth Day with your kids.
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Let’s Make some Crafts that capture the beauty around us🌎
SHAVING CREAM PAINTING CRAFT–Shaving Cream Painting Craft for Earth Day. Help your kids create their own little world this Earth Day! The marbled effect you get from shaving cream art is so pretty, and the blue-green combination is perfect for Earth Day.
DIY TISSUE PAPER GLOBE– You will need a styrofoam ball, tissue paper, and lots of glue to make this pretty globe! A fun craft for Earth Day or a solar system unit craft! Hang with a small hook and string from the ceiling for a fun way to display!
STAINED GLASS PLANET EARTH All you need is green and blue tissue paper, wax paper, and glue for this project. You can make these any size you like!
EARTH MAGNET UPCYCLE CRAFT-Such a creative and practical way to upcycle lids and magnets. These simple magnets are so cheap and easy to make with upcycle two things container lids and some magnets you may have.