Ready to unearth the perfect Earth Day activity? We’ve rounded up a bunch of crafts that honor this big blue marble we live on—from a natural bird feeder and milk carton village to a paper garland that channels our planet. Click through our slideshow below for some inspirational ways to reuse, repurpose, and really have fun this April 22.

Puffy Paint Earth

Encourage the kiddos to get their hands dirty with this cute idea from No Time for Flashcards. Mix up some puffy paint using shaving cream, white glue, and green paint, and then give your little Picasso free rein.

photo: No Time for Flashcards


What’s your favorite craft to make on Earth Day? Let us know in the comments below.

— Susie Foresman

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