Going back to school can be stressful, but these crafts will make it more fun!
Whether this is their first year or their last, going back to school is a really big deal for kids. Getting back into the habit of waking up at a certain time, living on a schedule, meeting new people – it can all be tough. These 25 Back To School Crafts for Kids will make it easier for your kid! Whether it’s a present for their teacher, or a special gift for them, or even a little craft to get them into the mood, these crafts are fun for the whole family. Happy Crafting!
Get your kids ready for school with these cute back to school nails.
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Want to give your child a snack that tells them how excited you are for them? This cute pouch says it all, “You Rule.”
These adorable pencils are made out of candy and happiness. Your kids will be delighted!
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Is your child excited about that first day? Help them count down with this cute bus. Each ring represents a day of waiting. When they’re all gone, school starts!
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Or if you want something with a little more substance, this printable includes information for the kids as school gets closer and closer.
Help get your kiddo ready with this backpack craft and talk to them about why they are excited about going back to school.
Via Lesson Plans
This adorable popsicle stick picture holder is a great way to memorialize your kiddo and how they look from year to year.
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You and your kids can make adorable magnets and note holders for the refrigerator using crayons and clothes pins.
Don’t settle for a store bought backpack. Use these ideas to make one that is truly unique to your child. They will Love it.
Will your child be bringing their own lunch this year? Turn their sandwich holder into a chalkboard and send them with a different note every day.
Use washi tape to customize everything from pencils to notebooks. You and your kiddo’s will love watching their unique style come to life.
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This clip board uses duct tape to give it more style, and you’re going to love making your own.
More fun with duct tape? Check out these pencil holders made by using duct take and zip lock sandwich bags. How smart is that?
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Who wants a boring old notebook when they can have one customized with fur! With. Fur.
These adorable pencil toppers will give your child a smile and encourage them no matter how their day is going.
Or use this tutorial to make your own custom erasers for your pencils. How awesome is that?
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If your child is in the crafting mood, you can make this pencil with them using popsicle sticks and construction paper. Super cute.
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Get your kiddo into the school spirit with this t-shirt that looks like lined paper.
Organization can be hard once school starts, so start early using recycled cans.
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How sweet is this picture frame made from sharpened pencils? What a great way to keep that first day of school picture safe.
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Looking for a perfect gift for your child’s teacher? Check out this bouquet made of pencils. Beautiful and useful!
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If your child is walking this year, elp them make this bracelet that includes your phone number. It’ll make you both feel safer knowing you can be reached if they need help.
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This adorable custom pencil holder is easy to make and would be so cute on your kiddo’s study desk.
Is your child riding the bus for the first time? Make this bus craft out of a shoe box and you’ll have a chance to talk about everything they need to know.
Send your child to school with a boost of confidence using this Smartie candy printable.
A big part of back to school is your child’s teacher! That can make or break their year. Be prepared for teacher appreciation week with these fun ideas.