First Grade Arts & Crafts Activities

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Envelope Scrapbook
Envelope Scrapbook
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Envelope Scrapbook
Get your first grader to help you with scrapbooking by showing him how to use multiple envelopes to create an accordion-style photo book.
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Make a Paper Bag Costume
Make a Paper Bag Costume
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Make a Paper Bag Costume
Take a break with a paper bag costume. A great rainy-day art project.
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Orange Pomander
Orange Pomander
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Orange Pomander
Enjoy the fragrant scents of the holiday season with this pomander activity. A perfect arts and crafts project for preschool or kindergarten age children.
1st grade
Social studies
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Make a Cornucopia Table Setting
Make a Cornucopia Table Setting
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Make a Cornucopia Table Setting
This Thanksgiving cornucopia activity will give you a nice homemade table decoration and will give your child a festive reason to read, write, and be thankful.
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Halloween Safety for Kids
Halloween Safety for Kids
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Halloween Safety for Kids
When your child is crossing streets in the dark, visibility is key. Once he's picked out a costume, make fun and festive neon accents to add to his outfit.
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Create an Autumn Tree of Resolutions
Create an Autumn Tree of Resolutions
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Create an Autumn Tree of Resolutions
Help your learner develop her fine motor and communication skills with this fun and festive fall activity.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Make Your Own Computer Costume!
Make Your Own Computer Costume!
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Make Your Own Computer Costume!
Save some money this Halloween and work out fine motor skills by helping your child make his very own computer costume.
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DIY Where the Wild Things Are Costume
DIY Where the Wild Things Are Costume
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DIY Where the Wild Things Are Costume
This Where the Wild Things Are costume will make your little wild thing look just like Max. This Where the Wild Things Are costume is surprisingly easy to make.
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Craft a Guatemalan Worry Doll
Craft a Guatemalan Worry Doll
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Craft a Guatemalan Worry Doll
Ancient tribes believed that these dolls kept worries away at night. Your 1st grader can make his own and learn about history, culture, and art in this activity
1st grade
Social studies
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Make Pop-Up Puppets
Make Pop-Up Puppets
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Make Pop-Up Puppets
Here's a first grade arts and crafts activity: make pop-up puppets using a plastic cup, wooden dowel, and fabric. Put on a show once you're done!
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Homemade Pillow
Homemade Pillow
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Homemade Pillow
Let your child be a designer for the day with this first grade arts and crafts activity: make a felt pillow decorated with colorful felt cut-outs.
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Pizza Toss Game
Pizza Toss Game
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Pizza Toss Game
It's easy to be a master Italian chef with this target practice game played with a pizza board constructed out of felt and Velcro bean bag "toppings."
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Lace a Face
Lace a Face
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Lace a Face
Here's a wacky activity that kids are sure to love: make a face that has shoelaces for hair!
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Yarn Octopus
Yarn Octopus
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Yarn Octopus
Show your first grader how to create her own octopus out of yarn. This simple, yet fun, project yields an adorable play or cuddle partner.
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Build a Zucchini Racer
Build a Zucchini Racer
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Build a Zucchini Racer
This fun first grade activity will make your child love vegetables (well, racing them anyway). Build a racecar from a zucchini and challenge the whole family!
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Octopus Craft
Octopus Craft
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Octopus Craft
On the next rainy day spent inside, delight your third grader by showing him how to make his own weatherproof octopus to display for those passing by.
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Simple Drums
Simple Drums
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Simple Drums
Your first grader will improve her fine motor skills as she designs her own drum set with recycled household objects and art supplies!
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Make a Button Bracelet
Make a Button Bracelet
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Make a Button Bracelet
In this arts and crafts activity, you can make fun bracelets using just a handful of buttons and some elastic cord. And it's a counting game, too!
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Make Bottle Cap Magnets
Make Bottle Cap Magnets
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Make Bottle Cap Magnets
Your first grader will love showcasing his favorite pieces of art with his very own personalized magnets created from old bottle caps!
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Build a Pom Pom Bat
Build a Pom Pom Bat
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Build a Pom Pom Bat
Your third grader will delight in making this creepy night-flying creature using a simple pom pom!
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Make Your Own Postcard
Make Your Own Postcard
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Make Your Own Postcard
Teach your kindergartener or first grader about the art of correspondence by guiding them to create their own postcards out of favorite family photographs.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Paint with Cotton Swabs!
Paint with Cotton Swabs!
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Paint with Cotton Swabs!
Provide your child with Q-tip paint brushes that are bunched together and easy to grip, and encourage him to go to work on his painting masterpiece!
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Go On a Paint Chip Picture Walk
Go On a Paint Chip Picture Walk
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Go On a Paint Chip Picture Walk
Lead your first grader on a nature walk ... with a scavenger hunt-style twist! He'll try to capture photos that correspond to paint chip colors.
1st grade
Science
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Make a Prickly Porcupine!
Make a Prickly Porcupine!
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Make a Prickly Porcupine!
Create a crafty porcupine with your first grader, and use the opportunity to teach your little one about it's ingenious (yet painful!) defense mechanism.
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Learning Opposites
Learning Opposites
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Learning Opposites
This fun photography activity will build your child's vocabulary, their understanding of the world, and they'll make their own game of concentration!
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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.