Spring Arts and Crafts for Younger Students - Delphi Boston Delphi Boston

Spring Arts and Crafts for Younger Students

Celebrate the melting snow with spring arts and crafts that are perfect for younger students! We scoured Pinterest to find the best painting projects for our students in the Lower School. You can find all of these pins, along with other inspiration on the Delphi Boston Pinterest page.

Make a Chick With a Forkspring crafts for students

What you need:

  • Yellow Washable Paint
  • Scissors
  • Fork
  • 2 Googly Eyes
  • Orange Construction Paper
  • Ordinary Printer Paper
  • Glue

What you do:

  1. Dip the back of the fork into the yellow paint. Make a circle shape on your ordinary printer paper, pulling out from the center with the fork.
  2. Fold the orange construction paper in half and cut out a beak and two legs.
  3. Wait for the paint to dry.
  4. Glue on the beak, legs and googly eyes.

Earth Day Handprints

What you need:earth day craft for students

  • Recycled paper (can be ripped from a magazine, an old paper bag, anything as long as it’s reused!)
  • Paint (the example uses black but you can use any color you’d like)
  • Blue and green fingerpaint, crayons or markers

What you do:

  1. Help your student paint both hands.
  2. Place hands with thumb tips together and index fingertips together on the paper.
  3. Rotate the paper so the fingers are pointing down.
  4. Draw a heart in the middle space with the blue and green finger paint or markers.
  5. Fill the heart in like it’s the earth.

Fingerpaint Dandelionsspring art crafts for young students

What you need:

  • White, brown and green paint
  • Small paintbrush
  • Paper

What you do:

  1. Dip your finger into the brown paint and push it onto the middle of the paper.
  2. Use the paintbrush to make a long green stem.
  3. Wait for the brown paint to dry.
  4. Dip your finger into the white paint and place fingerprints all over the top of the stem to make the dandelion fluff.

Art education is integrated into the general curriculum at the Delphi Academy of Boston. The art program is enjoyed by every student in the Lower School, Elementary School, and Middle School.


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