Looking for ways to craft & have fun with oranges? Your kids will love these great summer craft ideas. Pefect for a shady backyard, or a fun day in!
Handprint & Tissue Paper Orange Tree
Use green paint to create a base and green handprints to create the branches. Take orange tissue paper and make it into small balls to create the oranges. Glue the oranges on the tree.
momstown Milton had a great time making these orange trees
Hand & Thumb Print Trees
Make the same green tree as the tissue paper tree using paint and handprints. Use your thumb, dipped in orange paint to create thumb print oranges all over your tree.
momstown Hamilton had fun creating these trees
Create An Orange Tree
Using mural paper and green paint, create a tree. Practise cutting skills with orange construction paper and cut out various size circles to make the oranges. Use glue or tape to hang your oranges on the tree.
momstown Oakville kids had a great time with this craft.
Play Pin The Orange On The Tree
Using the same tree and oranges as the previous craft, turn it into a fun game! Have kids practise printing by writing their name on an orange. Take turns being blind folded, turn around 3 times, and lets see where the orange ends up. Just a bit of tape on the back of the orange will keep it stuck to the tree.
momstown Central Alberta & momstown Guelph had fun with this game
Paint With Oranges
Cut oranges into slices, wedges, and halves. Dip them in orange paint and have fun with the patterns and silly lines.