It’s summertime, and although we’re not homeschooling year round, we do like to try some fun hands-on activities and arts and crafts that we don’t always get to do during the school year. Here are some cute and easy summer crafts for kids that I’ve found to share with you.


1. Paper Plate Frisbees – Crafts By Amanda

2. Nature Collage Suncatcher Craft for Toddlers – Hands On We Grow

3. DIY Solar Oven from a Repurposed Cardboard Box – The Craft Train

4. Stenciled T-Shirt – The Idea Room

5. DIY Ladybug Window Clings – One Little Project

6. Giant Paper Pinwheels – Kids Activities Blog

7. Two Ways to Make Suncatchers – Crafts Unleashed

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8. Circles Suncatcher Summer Craft – B-Inspired Mama

9. Colorful Jellyfish Craft for Kids – I Heart Crafty Things

10. 4th of July Wind Sock – The Real Thing With the Coake Family

11. Paper Plate Tropical Fish – Crafts By Amanda

12. Balloon Powered Sponge Boat – The Craft Train

13. DIY Fruit Fans – The Idea Room

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14. Margarine Tub Boat – Crafts by Amanda