Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Paper Christmas Tree Decorating

Yet another idea that came from the classroom.
(Don't you just LOVE the handprint design??? SO adorable...)

The possibilities are pretty much endless.  Here are a few that the boys have done:

Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Milk Carton "Ginergerbread" Houses

Every year in preschool around Christmas time Cannon would come home with a simple house he had made.  I thought the idea was too great not to share.

Using graham crackers instead of actually making gingerbread sounds like something way more realistic, doesn't it?

So if you are looking for a quick and easy Christmas craft with your kids, give this a try.  Cannon is so proud of his every time!

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Cotton Ball Snowman

This is a fun (and easy) activity for the snowy months.
Cannon brought this home from pre-school last year after they had spent a few months talking and reading books about snow.

Cotton Ball Snowman

Materials Needed:
- Cotton Balls
- Black Pipe Cleaners
- Google Eyes