Keeping a Toddler Entertained During the School Holidays at Christmas Can be Tricky…..
Keeping a toddler entertained at home can sometimes seem like an impossibility unless they are into something they shouldn’t be into! There is only so many times you can play duplo with them and the Wiggles will only entertain them for so long. With Christmas not so far away, we’ve come up with a list of 20 adorable Christmas craft you can do with your little one!
You can even use their finished masterpieces as gifts for family or friends, the grandparents will love it!
All you need is brown paper, brushes and paint. You can get creative and even make little reindeer from your toddler’s tootsies!. The grandparents will think it’s adorable!
This one would be a great decoration to hang during the Christmas season! Get your toddler to do their fingerprint painting, then you can draw on it to make it look like Christmas Lights.
This is a great idea to give as a gift for Christmas as well. All you need is a packet of candy canes, some pipe cleaners and googly eyes!
A great addition to a felt Christmas tree if you have made one!
5. Santa Beard
If you’ve got a cheeky toddler, they’ll love this one! They’ll be running around the house pretending the be Santa!
These are so adorable! Another popsicle stick craft! Kids will love painting the popsicle sticks and decorating them!
This is super cute and lets your toddler do all the decorating!
Foil, and some glitter and you can make these pretty icycles!
This is a great Christmas eve activity to do with the kids. They will love laying out some food for Santa’s reindeers the night before Christmas.
This one will require clay and a bit of adult involvement. But the end result is a very cute, maybe a little wonky gingerbread man for the christmas tree!
All you need is paper, twine or string and glue to make these paper Christmas lights. A very cute decoration to hang in a bedroom, or even a playroom!
If you have a few random ornaments laying around or even find some cheap in a store somewhere. Get your kids to do some fingerprint paints around the baubles, and then you can tweak them into very cute reindeers! They make a grea4t gift too!
A simple wreath craft that you can even pop on their bedroom door if you like!
You can buy popsicle sticks in bulk or if your family has ice cream regularly, save them up! With some glue and a few craft supplies, you’ve got yourself some cute decorations! Maybe even attach them to a present for some family!
16. Reindeer Treats
You can make these or surprise your kids with this one in their lunch box! You could even get your toddler to make them as a surprise for the bigger siblings.
This craft is an easy one to set up, just paper plates and tissue paper in small circles! Easy as!
This one is educational and cute as well! Your little one will love sticking the shapes down, stacking them on top of each other and it looks pretty adorable once it’s finished!
All this craft requires is glue, cotton swabs and some cardboard! Great if you are running low on a few craft supplies but you still want to do a craft with the kids.
20. Tin Can Tree
Recycled crafts are always a winner, so if you have some old tin cans lying around the house, this is the craft for you! Maybe even make it your feature Christmas tree.