Organic Crafts: 75 Earth-Friendly Art Activities
Parents, teachers, and caregivers looking for ideas on how to get children outdoors and instill in them a love of nature can find more than 75 creative crafts, games, and activities using objects that kids can collect from nature in this idea book. As children make race cars out of rocks, create paint from plants, and assemble funny grass masks, they learn to be environmentally friendly--absorbing information on recycling, reducing waste, and inspiring others to protect nature. Organized by the various natural materials needed, the crafts offer a new twist on perennial homemade gifts and school projects.
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12 inches Acrylic paints Activity Adult supervision required Ages aluminum foil animals ask an adult bark basket birds bottle bottom bowl Broken China cardboard cattails color compost construction paper Cornstarch cover Craft glue craft stores create decorate dirt dried dry completely earth earth art fabric flat flowers food coloring gardening gloves gently glass glue or homemade gourd grass grow hole homemade Natural Glue inches long insects inside leaves Let dry look marker mixture Mod Podge modeling clay mosaic tile adhesive Nature Journal Nature Notes Nature’s Paints ofthe ofwater ofyour Organic Crafts paintbrush pebbles picture pinecones plants plastic potting soil protect raffia recycling reuse rocks rubber cement sand Scissors seashells seeds shape sheets old newspaper shells side spoon strips Styrofoam supervision required Materials sure things tiny towel trees twigs twine waxed paper wiggle eyes wildlife wood glue World Wildlife Fund wrap
Page 135 - Americans nationwide, is to conserve and restore natural ecosystems, focusing on birds, other wildlife, and their habitats for the benefit of humanity and the earth's biological diversity.
Page 135 - Pedersen, Anne. The Kids' Environment Book: What's Awry and Why. Santa Fe, NM: John Muir Publications, 1991.