First Grade Arts & Crafts Activities

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Spooky Slime
Spooky Slime
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Spooky Slime
In this fun science project your child will get practice following directions and getting messy as they learn all about slime!
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Halloween Rock Painting
Halloween Rock Painting
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Halloween Rock Painting
Reinforce your child’s foundational math skills while creating small works of seasonal art with this creative Halloween rock painting activity!
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Misty Copeland Portraits
Misty Copeland Portraits
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Misty Copeland Portraits
Learn all about Misty Copeland, a famous African American ballerina with this hands-on, colorful art project!
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Star of David Suncatcher
Star of David Suncatcher
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Star of David Suncatcher
Create a beautiful piece of art to celebrate Hanukkah! Using easy to find materials, your child will create a one of a kind suncatcher great for decoration or even a gift to family and friends!
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Create an Egg Carton Penguin
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Create an Egg Carton Penguin
Egg cartons are known to have abundant uses. As you get into the cold winter months, discuss penguins with your child by creating these adorable egg carton penguins!
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Reuse Markers to Create Liquid Watercolors
Reuse Markers to Create Liquid Watercolors
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Reuse Markers to Create Liquid Watercolors
Teach children how to upcycle dried-out markers with this homemade paint-making activity!
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Create a Cardboard Snowman!
Create a Cardboard Snowman!
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Create a Cardboard Snowman!
Not sure what to do with all of those leftover boxes from holiday gifts? Tap into your crafty side by creating an adorable snow person with your child. This activity is sure to bring smiles to those who pass your yard or come into your home all season lon
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Winter Tree Watercolor
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Winter Tree Watercolor
Take your child outside during winter time and have them observe the leafless trees before having them make a watercolor of a tree or trees using masking tape. They’re sure to love their winter tree painting, plus they make lovely decorations in the home!
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Paper Bag Puppet People
Paper Bag Puppet People
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Paper Bag Puppet People
This activity will keep your child entertained long after you've put away the markers and glue. Help him turn a paper bag into a self-portrait puppet!
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Coffee Filter Snowflakes
Coffee Filter Snowflakes
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Coffee Filter Snowflakes
Coffee filter snowflakes are an easy winter craft and a good way to involve children of all ages in holiday decorating.
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Day of the Dead Artwork
Day of the Dead Artwork
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Day of the Dead Artwork
Calaveras means "skulls" in Spanish, and in Mexico, skulls are brightly decorated to celebrate Dia de Los Muertos, or Day of the Dead.
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Hungry Caterpillar Balloon
Hungry Caterpillar Balloon
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Hungry Caterpillar Balloon
Invite the hungry caterpillar over to your house by creating a larger-than-life, colorful caterpillar friend out of balloons!
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Make Your Own Snare Drum
Make Your Own Snare Drum
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Make Your Own Snare Drum
This homemade snare drum made with everyday household items gets its authentic rattle sound from paper clips and tin.
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Circus Clown Craft
Circus Clown Craft
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Circus Clown Craft
This goofy pasta clown sculpture will help your child develop his small muscle skills and think creatively while decking it out with a colorful circus outfit.
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Paint a Blackboard Globe
Paint a Blackboard Globe
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Paint a Blackboard Globe
The chalkboard surface on this desk globe tempts kids to grab their chalk and start mapping out their next adventures.
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Paper Snow Globe
Paper Snow Globe
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Paper Snow Globe
Who said snow globes have to be round and made of glass? Here’s our take on this holiday favorite, using paper and plastic.
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Stained Glass Leaves
Stained Glass Leaves
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Stained Glass Leaves
This autumn science project magically turns green leaves into autumn leaves by using crayon shavings and heat.
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Science
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Russian Nesting Dolls
Russian Nesting Dolls
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Russian Nesting Dolls
Make your own Matryoshka out of simple craft materials in this easy how-to!
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Magic Wand Craft
Magic Wand Craft
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Magic Wand Craft
From wizards to fairy godmothers, a magic wand is an essential element to any magical tale. Help your child make one of her own with simple craft supplies.
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Paper Chain Caterpillar Craft
Paper Chain Caterpillar Craft
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Paper Chain Caterpillar Craft
Help your budding artist construct this paper chain caterpillar craft, inspired by the intelligent bug from "Alice in Wonderland."
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Woven Paper Plate Dream Catcher
Woven Paper Plate Dream Catcher
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Woven Paper Plate Dream Catcher
Help your child sleep easy with this gorgeous paper plate dream catcher.
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Valentine Mobile
Valentine Mobile
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Valentine Mobile
Using just a deck of old playing cards and some general craft supplies, you can create a unique and fun Valentine's Day decoration that's made with love.
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Washi Tape School Supplies
Washi Tape School Supplies
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Washi Tape School Supplies
Prepare for school the washi tape way with some washi tape school supplies!
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Pig Noses
Pig Noses
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Pig Noses
In this easy and fun animal craft, make a cute pig nose using recycled egg cartons!
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Candy Corn Candy Holder
Candy Corn Candy Holder
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Candy Corn Candy Holder
Big bags hold a lot of candy, but they're hard to tote around. Have your kid construct a candy corn candy holder perfect for carrying a few lightweight treats.
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First Grade Arts & Crafts Activities

If you are looking for an effective way to boost young learners’ interest in school, first grade arts and crafts activities are not only effective, but also fun.