Bees and kids don’t always go great together. With the threat of those painful little stingers and the general fear of all things “bug,” it may be beneficial to help your kids learn about the overall cuteness and importance of bees. And what better way to teach kids than with a few adorable crafts! These buzzing bee crafts are fun, simple, and the perfect spring time activity for your little ones!
1. Bee Finger Puppets
These bee finger puppets make for a great time both during and after the crafting project. Made mostly using card stock, markers, and googly eyes, the entire project is super simple and super cute.
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2. Cotton Ball Bee
This project calls for plenty of black and yellow paint and lots of cotton balls to complete. Using a paper plate as a base, these little bees are cute, colorful, and perfect for kids.
Find the tutorial for this project and tons of other kid-friendly crafts at Housing A Forest.
3. Egg Carton and Yarn Bee
This adorable craft is the perfect use for your leftover egg cartons. A bit of craft paint, some yarn, and a couple more materials and you can help your kids with a craft that looks adorable and is great to play with.
Find great holiday planning tips, kids crafts, and learning tools at Buggy and Buddy.
4. Paper Plate Bee
When it comes to crafts, nothing is more simple than paper plates and clothespins. These paper plate bees are super easy to complete and are perfect for the front of the fridge.
Find great ideas for celebrating childhood creatively with Non-Toy Gifts.
5. Fuzzy Bee
Five simple elements come together perfect to create these adorably fuzzy little bees. With bodies made out of glittery pom poms and wings made of wax paper, these are probably the cutest bees you’ll ever see.
Find more creative kids crafts for every season and holiday at I Heart Crafty Things.
6. Toilet Paper Roll Bee
This craft is super old school. Some construction paper and a toilet paper roll are all you need to create this adorable little bee and help but a smile on your little ones’ faces.
You can find more cool crafts for your kids to do at Easy Peasy and Fun.