8 Christmas trees: Fun Friday features

Last week, the Discover and Explore team asked our fellow bloggers to link up their December holiday activities.  We had so many fabulous ideas that were shared!  Today I’m going to highlight some of our favorite Christmas tree crafts and activities…

Discover and Explore

Fun at Home with Kids shared this super cute oversized sticky contact paper Christmas tree

10 Christmas trees: Fun Friday features by Teach Preschool

Mama Papa Bubba also shared another wonderful use of contact paper with this life size sticky Christmas tree

10 Christmas trees: Fun Friday features by Teach Preschool

Here is another version of the sticky tree, but with a twist.  How We Learn linked up this awesome Christmas sensory bin

10 Christmas trees: Fun Friday features by Teach Preschool

We always love a simple cardboard tube craft and these adorable toilet paper roll Christmas trees shared by Reading Confetti fit the bill.  Don’t worry, you can use paper towel tubes or wrapping paper rolls too…

10 Christmas trees: Fun Friday features by Teach Preschool

Here is another fantastic cardboard tube Christmas tree shared by School Time Snippets…

10 Christmas trees: Fun Friday features by Teach Preschool

Sugar Aunts shared this lovely egg carton Christmas tree activity that also promotes fine motor skills…

10 Christmas trees: Fun Friday features by Teach Preschool

Fun-A-Day also shared a great Christmas tree decorating activity that promotes pre-writing and fine motor skills

10 Christmas trees: Fun Friday features by Teach Preschool

Last, but certainly not least, Fantastic Fun and Learning shared these simple, but sweet pom pom painted Christmas trees

8 Christmas trees: Fun Friday features by Teach Preschool

We would like to thank all of our blogger friends for linking up their December holiday activities!  If only there were more hours in a day so that we could try them all!

And the fun never stops as we continue Fun Friday over on the Teach Preschool Facebook Page.  I invite you to come check out what our fellow bloggers are sharing this week!  To see what others are sharing, you must be viewing a desktop version of the Teach Preschool Facebook Page.  From the Teach Preschool Facebook Page, click the tab just below the header that says Highlights.  Then click on Posts by Others.  We will be sharing a few of our favorite posts on our wall throughout the day.

These posts and other highlights have been pinned to the Discover and Explore Pinterest Board.

More December Holiday Ideas from the Discover and Explore Co-hosts

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Candy Cane Play Dough in Grandma’s Kitchen (KC Edventures)

Felt Christmas Tree Pin (Buggy and Buddy)

Healthy Christmas Tree Snack (Fantastic Fun and Learning)

Ways to Discover & Explore the Holiday Season with Pinecones and Pine Needles (Teach Preschool)

Christmas Countdown Ideas for 2s and 3s (Twodaloo)

By |2013-12-13T05:00:07+00:00December 13th, 2013|

About the Author:

Deborah J. Stewart, M.Ed. has been working and teaching in the field of early childhood education for over 30 years. Deborah currently owns and teaches in her own part-time, private preschool called The Children’s Studio. Deborah’s deep passion for teaching and working with young children is documented and then graciously shared with millions of readers around the world through her blog and other social networking communities. Deborah believes that young children learn best through play and exploration and embraces this belief in all that she does in her own classroom so that she can effectively and passionately share rewarding, real- life, tried-and-true practices with other teachers, parents, and leaders across the field of early childhood education.

2 Comments

  1. Lorie December 13, 2013 at 11:02 am - Reply

    Such great ideas! Thanks so much for featuring our tp roll trees.

  2. Mary Catherine December 14, 2013 at 10:23 am - Reply

    Thanks so much for including my kiddos’ funky fine motor trees! We’re still having fun with them. 🙂 What a fun collection of tree ideas.

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