• Tree Feeder Nature Activity for Kids
    Birdhouses and Bird Feeders
    Tree Feeder
    Tree FeederMaterials Berries, seeds, raisins, apples Popped popcorn String Fabric strips Needle Thread Directions Find a tree about your size in your yard (Christmas type trees work well). String the popcorn, berries, seeds, raisins, and apple pi...
  • Birdbath Nature Activity for Kids
    Birdhouses and Bird Feeders
    City Birdbath
    City BirdbathMaterials Wooden window box Flower seed or plants: zinnia, verbena, marigolds Potting soil Plastic container small enough to fit in the window box Directions If you live in the city or you want to see birds at your window, try a win...
  • Entertainment and Activities
    Birdhouses and Bird Feeders
    Bird Feeder
    Bird FeederMaterials Pine cone String Peanut butter Knife for spreading Bird seed Directions Make your own bird feeder with peanut butter, a pine cone, and bird seed. Tie a string around the top of the pine cone under the ridges, so the string st...
    Trish Kuffner, author of The Preschooler's Busy Book