Newspaper

Newspaper is a readily available material that can be used for many simple arts and crafts projects. Newspaper can also be fun to play with and used as a sensory material. Check out the posts below to learn how you can use newspaper for fun, hands-on activities!

A sticky spider web activity - a perfect gross motor activity for Halloween!

A Sticky Spider Web Activity for Kids!

Spider webs are common to Halloween, but this sticky spider web activity can be played all year long. It’s a fun challenge to get kids moving!

Painting watercolor hearts to hang on the window for Valentine's Day

Watercolor Hearts Made from ‘Newsprint’

Paint old newspaper or phone books with watercolors to create a gorgeous window! Cut out watercolor hearts for Valentine’s Day. Pretty both inside and out!

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How to Paper Mache: Make a Bunny Easter Craft

How to paper mache and make a Bunny for an Easter craft from Spanish4Kiddos! I’ve never paper mache’d with the kids, so I’m excited for this tutorial! And what a fun Easter craft to do!   Easter can be a great time to get together with family and friends. And it can be more fun […]

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Water Activity with Newspaper

This is one water activity that actually just grosses me out… I have a thing against certain items being wet… bread especially, but paper isn’t much different. The wet newspaper is not something I’d like to touch myself. But, oh did my boys! They loved this sensory activity! It was only water and newspaper too! […]