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Yarn Easter Egg Ornament

We’ve been trying some gorgeous Easter Crafts for kids this week, starting with this Yarn Easter Egg Ornament from No Time for Flashcards.

I love “busy hands, calm spirit” crafts like these.  This is so simple and yet it requires a lot of focus, patience and dexterity.  You can also use this as an opportunity to practice measuring (the yarn) and cutting with scissors.

Applying the yarn.

Popping the balloon.

Finished ornament hanging up.

Head over to No Time for Flashcards for the instructions.

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Candace Lindemann, Yale, BA, Harvard Graduate School of Education, EdM, is an educational consultant and published writer. She enjoys new learning experiences with her children, ages 6 and 4 and 1.5.

Filed under: 3-5 (Preschool), 3-5 (Preschool), 5-6 (Kindergarten), 5-6 (Kindergarten), 6-8 (Early Elementary), Home Arts, Mathematics, Spring

2 Responses to "Yarn Easter Egg Ornament"

  1. This is such a cute idea! I might have to change it just a little bit for a summer craft idea – maybe turn it upside down & make it a hot air balloon?

  2. [...] made a yarn pumpkin, similar to this yarn egg we made for Easter.  This requires some manual dexterity and patience but it is very simple and [...]

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