Mini Easter Basket Craft for Kids

Spring is a wonderful time of year for crafts and activities with kids. It's the season for planting. It's the season for painting with pastel colors. And it's the season for celebrating Easter. One way for kids to celebrate is by making Easter baskets.

Mini Easter basket - Preschool Toolkit

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Kids can make personalized mini Easter baskets with recyclables and a few basic craft supplies.

Add some "eggs" dipped in glitter to make a pretty decoration for your home or classroom.

This activity provides fine motor and creative fun for kids!

Mini Easter basket - Preschool Toolkit

Materials needed for mini Easter baskets:

Instructions for mini Easter baskets:

1. Cut the grass into smaller pieces that can easily be stuffed into the yogurt container.

2. Hole punch the top of the container on two sides; insert a chenille stem for a handle.

3. Dip cotton balls in glitter glue and set on top of the grass in the basket.

4. Add names to the baskets and decorate with stickers.


Mini Easter baskets will be perfect as Easter decorations or as place markers on the table for Easter dinner.


Who can resist these fun Easter baskets?

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