Winter Snow Craft and Activity for Kids

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Snow storm Nemo has brought snow front and center for many. This much snow gives the opportunity to teach your children some fun facts about snow while having fun!

What you need:

  1. Light and dark blue tissue paper
  2. Scissors (adult use only)
  3. Wax paper
  4. Cool iron (adult use only)

What to do:

  1. Cut the tissue paper into different shapes.
  2. Have your child drop the tissue onto the wax paper like falling snow.
  3. Put another piece of wax paper on top of your child’s snow fall.
  4. Gently iron wax paper together with cool iron.
  5. Hang up on a window to have your own picturesque snowfall.

Snow Fun Facts to share with your kids:

  1. Snow is made up of snowflakes
  2. Snowflakes have six arms
  3. No two snowflakes are alike
  4. Snow acts like a winter blanket that protects the ground and the animals that live beneath it from bitter cold.

Fun things to do in the snow:

  1. Try to catch a snowflake on your tongue or nose
  2. Build a snowman
  3. Make snow angels
  4. Look for animal tracks in the snow
  5. Color pictures in the snow with food coloring
  6. Bring some snow indoors and see what happens


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4 Responses to “Winter Snow Craft and Activity for Kids”

  1. Laura Jacobson February 14, 2013 at 1:55 am #

    OH such neat ideas! We get alot of snow each year and are always looking for neat ideas! These will help us out alot! Carter will love them!

  2. Jessica White February 17, 2013 at 10:10 am #

    These are cool ideas, me and the kids will do a craft this weekend!

  3. MichelleH February 18, 2013 at 1:55 pm #

    So glad you like it Jessica. Feel free to send photos or post them on our FB wall. We love to see our crafts done by our favorite little readers. 🙂

  4. Tember February 20, 2013 at 8:07 pm #

    Such a easy and cute craft… great for toddlers and preschoolers.