Father’s Day is just around the corner, and what better way to celebrate than by helping your little ones create heartfelt homemade gifts for their dad? In this blog post, we have curated a delightful roundup of homemade Father’s Day gift ideas that are perfect for kids to make. These crafts are not only fun and engaging but also offer a meaningful way for children to express their love and appreciation for their dads. So, gather your art supplies, put on those creative hats, and get ready to embark on a crafting adventure with your kids to create unforgettable surprises for Father’s Day.
Homemade Gifts for Dad
The joy of giving is amplified when the gift is handmade with love, and Father’s Day provides a wonderful opportunity for children to show their dads just how special they are. Our roundup features a variety of DIY crafts that cater to different interests, ages, and skill levels of children. From personalized cards and keepsake plates to unique photo frames and customized keychains, there’s something for every child to showcase their creativity and thoughtfulness. These gifts not only demonstrate the effort and time put into making them but also hold sentimental value that dads will cherish for years to come.
Crafting homemade gifts for Father’s Day not only fosters creativity but also provides an avenue for children to develop their fine motor skills, cognitive abilities, and emotional expression. As they engage in cutting, gluing, painting, and designing, they refine their hand-eye coordination and explore their artistic talents. Moreover, the process of brainstorming and personalizing each gift allows children to think critically and consider their dad’s preferences and interests. These activities also promote bonding between parent and child, creating memorable moments of shared laughter, collaboration, and pride in their creations.
Whether your child is a seasoned crafter or just starting their artistic journey, our roundup offers a diverse range of homemade Father’s Day gift ideas that are accessible, affordable, and full of heart. These crafts not only provide a creative outlet for children but also teach them the value of thoughtfulness, gratitude, and the joy of giving. So, join us on this delightful journey of handmade surprises as we explore these inspiring and meaningful Father’s Day gift ideas that will make dads’ hearts melt and create cherished memories that will last a lifetime.
20+ Homemade Gifts for Father’s Day From Kids
Father’s Day is just around the corner, and what better way to show appreciation for dad than with a handmade printable card they can colour?
If you’re looking for a fun gift idea for Father’s Day that kids can create, then printable bookmarks are an excellent choice.
This year, let’s ditch the traditional greeting cards and go the extra mile by creating a personalized trophy card using simple materials.
Our DIY Summer Camp Package has everything you need to keep your kids off screens, keep them engaged and to create magical memories right in your own home. With 10+ themes, 130+ engaging activities, and valuable tips for a memorable summer, this package is your passport to a season of fun and learning. Let’s dive into the details and discover why our camp package is the must-have resource for your best summer!
- 10+ Weeks of Easy Themed Summer Camp Ideas for Kids 2-6!
- 130+ creative summer activities, crafts, science experiments, sensory play activities and recipes and more.
- Article: “10 Practical Tips for a Memorable Summer with Kids.”
- Article: “Sibling Harmony: 10 Practical Tips for Keeping the Peace and Managing Sibling Conflict”
- Full supply list for each week.
Toddler and Preschooler Curriculums, Books & TV Show!
Play2Learn Toddler & Preschool Programs for Curious Toddlers
There is no limit to your toddler’s energy and curiosity. That energy and curiosity although a joy can be challenging at times. Their interest in just about everything around them is what makes them great learners. One and two year olds can soak up so much just from their senses!
But as a teacher or parent that thirst for learning can be exhausting. That is why I created this toddler and preschooler program. To help you get the most out of this time with your curious toddler without having to come up with creative ways to play and interact with them.
Play2Learn for Toddlers includes 20 Units for toddlers. Each 2-week toddler unit has 20 super easy to set up and engaging activities for toddlers 18 months to 3 years.
Play2Learn Preschool which includes 20 Units for preschoolers. Each 2-week preschoolers unit has 20 unique and easy to set up and engaging activities for preschoolers 3 years to 5 years. That’s over 800 learning activities for your toddler and preschooler at your fingertips! So many ideas you and your child will never be bored again!
These toddler and preschool lesson plans and activities will definitely keep you and your toddler and preschooler busy playing and learning!
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Designed for toddlers 18 months and up.
Boring afternoons are made exciting with awesome animal-based bins, like Salty Shark Bay or Yarn Farm. Pretend play bins like Birthday Cake Sensory Play or Bubble Tea Party encourage creativity and imagination. And your kids will have so much fun they won’t even know they’re getting smarter with STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) activities like Sink or Float Soup, Magnetic Letter Hunt or Ice Cream Scoop and Count.
Designed for toddlers 18 months and up.
Learning all about science, technology, engineering, art, and math sets kids up for scholastic success―and it can be so much fun! Watch kids enjoy building STEAM skills as they color friendly fish, help water find its way to tree roots, solve math problems with mazes, and more.
Find out more and grab your copy here.
Designed for preschoolers 3 years old and up.
Riddle me this: What’s an exciting way to practice critical thinking while having a blast? The Big Riddle Book for Kids, of course! From hilarious puns to tough brain teasers, kids can build problem-solving skills with hundreds of riddles that show them how to think outside the box.
- 350 riddles for kids—Have hours of fun with riddles, puns and jokes, and math and logic puzzles that’ll get their wheels turning!
- Level up their skills—Riddles get trickier as kids progress through the book, challenging them as they get better at solving puzzles!
- Double-check their work—Kids can check their answers in the back of the book with a handy answer key.
Help children expand their minds while having fun with this puzzle book for kids!
Designed for kids ages 6 years old and up.
TV Show: Curious Crafting
I’m so excited to share my crafting TV show Curious Crafting which launched in July 2022 on TVOkids and TVOkids YouTube! Season 2 airs in the summer of 2023! We were also nominated in 2023 for Best Live Action Preschool Series by the Youth Media Alliance Awards of Excellence.
Set in the ultimate crafting space, Curious Crafting is a short form pre-school age series about the joy of making crafts. I lead a rotating cast of adorable little preschoolers (including my own) making magic out of common household objects.
In each episode we transform recycled items into magical crafts like a milk carton school bus, paper bag puppet or cotton pad turtle. The crafters learn and laugh their way through each activity while demonstrating what their young imaginations can create.
Curious Crafting shares the adventure and joy of making art with takeaway lessons for creating crafts at home.
This show designed for toddlers and preschoolers 2.5 years old and up.