Spring Flower Activities for Kids {Discover and Explore}

After all the fun we had for the spring play days series last week, I’m so excited to see many more ideas for spring. This week’s theme for Discover & Explore is SPRING. At the end of this post link up your favorite ways to explore spring with kids. We’d love to feature you!

Spring Flower Activities on Fantastic Fun and Learning

My kids enjoy exploring flowers anytime of year, but we have even more fun with all the gorgeous flowers we can find in spring. Here are some of the fun flower activities you might enjoy trying with your kids this spring.

Spring Flower Activities for Kids

Gather some fresh flowers for flower petal water play.

Flower Petal Sensory Play

Explore flowers with play dough, and invite kids to make their own play dough flower garden.

Garden Pretend Play for Kids

Plant some pretend flowers in your own mini pretend play garden.

Garden Bin for Kids

Use flower petals for art projects. We made these flower petal butterfly crafts.

Toddler Butterfly Craft for Spring

See what kind of markings you can make with fresh flower petals in this “painting” with flower petals activity.

Paint with Flower Petals Activity for Kids

Make a special crown with this recycled egg carton flower craft.

Crown of Roses Egg Carton Craft

Create some coffee filter sunflowers to hang on the wall or in the window.

Sunflower Suncatcher Fall Craft for Kids

Make some fun flower snacks.

Flower Snacks for Kids

Read some books about seeds. If you are learning about seeds along with your other spring flower activity, you might also enjoy the six other posts in our seed theme.

Books About Seeds for Kids

For 15 More Ideas for Spring Fun Visit the Spring Play Days Series

Spring Play Days-15 Spring Activities for Kids

Now it’s your turn. We’d love for you to share how you

Discover & Explore: Spring with Kids

Please read the following guidelines for sharing:

  • Share family-friendly posts related to the weekly topic.
  • By linking up, you are giving me permission to share your post including one photo in our weekly feature post and on social media channels.
  • Visit 2-3 other posts that have linked up, find some new ideas & meet new friends!

The linky will remain open for one week. On Wednesday mornings all co-hosts will feature activities in a separate post and share featured posts on the Discover and Explore Pinterest Board.

Discover & Explore Weekly Themed Linky

Don’t forget to visit the other co-hosts to see what they are sharing for this week’s theme.

Edventures with Kids ** Buggy and Buddy

Upcoming Discover & Explore Themes Features and the linky will now both run on Wednesdays. The feature posts will be shared in the morning, and the new linky for the week will go live on Wednesday evenings. We look forward to having you join us to Discover & Explore the following themes during the first half of 2014! Discover and Explore Themes 2014-3 hosts This post has been shared at some of these fantastic link parties.

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  1. They are such fantastic flower ideas. Especially good when the flowers are starting to die in the vase, I will remember these.
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  2. So many neat ideas! Thanks for co-hosting this link-up!
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  3. Oh, I can’t wait for spring around here! What a terrific collection of flower ideas!

  4. Such beautiful activities. Thanks for letting us link up today. The two posts I shared aren’t about flowers or plants, but about animals in Spring. Hope that’s okay! :)
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