It’s time to get your craft on!

These simple crafts for kids can be great hands on learning projects for your homeschool and make wonderful gifts for friends and neighbors- or grandparents!

Christmas Crafts for Kids: Hands on Learning Ideas

Did you know that most children learn best when they are keeping their hands busy? It can be an incredible tool for teaching kids with special needs as well.

Enjoy these simple crafts for kids while you read great Christmas books out loud to them. Stop along the way, while reading, and discuss important points from the story. Ask questions to gain insight into what your child is thinking as they listen.

Powerful Mothering                  Crafty Morning 

Candy Cane fun                    Reindeer Paper Plate - Crafty Morning

 

Tips from Typical Mom          Frugal Navy Mom

Better Than Salt Dough Ornaments                 Frugal Navy Mom craft

 Hands on Learning

Additionally – you can enjoy hands on learning in your homeschool and take some stress out of the busy holiday season by putting our holiday and Christmas lapbooks to good use!

Try the Arrival of the King Lapbook  – let kids do the cutting and pasting while mom does the reading. Additionally, you can have older kids read to the younger ones and have everyone read a little bit, as much as they are able.

The Arrival of a King       Arrival of a King