Spring Activities and Books For Learning Fun

Spring is right around the corner and now is the perfect time to learn about all things spring! There are baby animals, blooming flowers, fresh new grass, singing birds, and so much more to experience and learn about this time of year. This big list of educational spring activities and books will give you a lot to choose from. Big list of fun learning activities and books for spring time!  

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30 Spring Kids’ Activity Ideas

Do these activities with your children or let the older kids do them alone. Use these ideas to get started and get creative!
  1. First Signs Of Spring Nature Walk
  2. Plant A Vegetable Garden or Potted Herbs
  3. Sketch A Blooming Flower
  4. Choose Crafts To Do Each Week Throughout Spring
  5. Paint Spring Flowers
  6. Decorate A Ceramic Pot And Plant A Flower
  7. Have A Spring Scavenger Hunt
  8. Use A Nature Journal
  9. Study An Abandoned Bird’s Nest
  10. Do A Bird Study
  11. Study A Flower
  12. Introduce Botany
  13. Search For Edible Plants & Herbs In your Backyard
  14. Check Out Spring-Related Books From The Library
  15. Do A Spring Unit Study Or Lapbook
  16. Study And Observe Earthworms
  17. Measure The Spring Rain With A Glass Left Outside
  18. Keep A Weather Journal
  19. Experience Spring By Splashing In Mud Puddles
  20. Bring Spring Indoors Through Sensory Bins Of Fresh Dirt And Seeds
  21. Play Spring-Themed Games
  22. Color Spring Pictures
  23. Write About Spring
  24. Eat Spring-Like Foods
  25. Do Spring Sidewalk Chalk Art
  26. Make Tie-Dyed Shirts
  27. Bake A Carrot Cake Or Cupcakes
  28. Explore A Local Park
  29. Visit The Zoo
  30. Visit A Local Farm With New Baby Animals

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16 Spring Related Book List For Kids

There are so many fun books about spring to choose from. Here are several books about animals, plants, insects, and other spring-related topics for pre-school through elementary ages to get you started.
  1. Spring Is Here! (Bear and Mole Story) By Will Hillenbrand
  2. It’s Spring! By Susan Swan and Linda Glaser
  3. Are You My Mother? By P.D. Eastman
  4.  The Very Busy Spider By Eric Carle
  5. Square Foot Gardening With Kids By Mel Barthomolew
  6. National Geographic: Baby Animals
  7. 1,000 Animals
  8. How Animal Babies Stay Safe By Mary Ann Fraser
  9. My Very First Book Of Animal Homes By Eric Carle
  10. The Tiny Seed By Eric Carle
  11. Everything Spring By Jill Esbaum
  12. Finding Spring By Carin Berger
  13. Spring Walk By Virginia Snow
  14. How Do You Know It’s Spring? By Lisa M. Herrington
  15. Plants In Spring By Martha E.H. Rustad
  16. Sketching Outdoors In Spring By Jim Arnosky

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Now is the perfect time to spring clean your homeschool and add in some of the above fun spring activities and books to keep the kids interested in their homeschool lessons. These are also great for after school activities and reading together during rainy days.

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