St Patrick’s Day is a favorite Holiday to kids and parents. It provides wonderful opportunities for kids fun, crafts, and smart educational ideas. Shared are my favorite ways to have fun with kids around St Patrick’s Day.
I must admit, in the past St Patrick has always caught me by surprise. The Spring semester is very busy for me as I am preparing my music students for many music festivals. There is so much administrative work and extra rehearsals that I go day by day and forget that St Patrick’s day is coming up. Suddenly the day before, I realize that I have nothing planned. This year though I am determined to not let that happen and make this day fun for my students and at home. If you wish to do the same with me, then read the tips below for St Patrick’s Day Kids Crafts and Activities.
15 St Patrick’s Day Crafts and Activities For Kids
St Patrick’s Day has many faces to it. Some parents are interested in the food crafts for kids. Others may want to look into the history of the Holiday with their child. Some parents may wish to have a variety of activities available for their kids to use. So I have separated this post into three categories making it simple for you to chose which one you like and want to use for your child.
St Patrick’s Day Crafts For Kids
Here are some craft ideas about St Patrick’s Kids Crafts that I adore. Sometimes looking online for crafts myself I have felt overwhelmed. Some of the crafts are very beautiful and elaborate. As a person with no experience I have felt intimidated. So I am choosing St Patrick’s day crafts that are beautiful and fun, but also easy to make. I think they are fun and varied. At the same time they are simple and possible for kids of all ages to make.
St Patrick’s Day Educational Activities for Kids
St Patrick’s is fun. However, it can be a great opportunity for fitting more learning with your child. Most of these ideas are for kindergarden and early elementary school kids. The first three recommendations below are digital downloads and cost around $1.50 So they are quite assessible to all parents. They are from Teachers pay Teachers- I cannot recommend this site enough. The other two are helpful posts with ideas for books and learning activities.
St Patrick’s Day Food Crafts for Kids
St Patrick would not be the same without the food crafts and recipes. Cooking provides a wonderful way of bonding with your children. See ideas about recipes for St Patrick, organizing a party, as well as St Patrick’s food crafts for kids.
My purpose in this blog is to connect two very important concepts. The concept of learning with your child in a fun way. And that of creating lasting memories and bond with your child through learning and family activities. I hope this post provides just a few ideas of doing just that! I also wish you and your family have the most fun St Patrick’s Day this year!