Arbor Day Crafts
Enchanted Learning is the place for activities with the little ones. Learn how to make a string of leaves, a pop-up tree card, pinecone bird feeder, etc. These crafts are quick and easy but do require some preparation.
All About Arbor Day
KidsDomain is a reliable place to go to enrich your classroom resources and it covers a lot of the Arbor Day ideas. Click on the buttons for History, Crafts, Clip Art, Coloring pages and Printables, Online Games, Books, eCards, and Links.
Stumped for Arbor Day activities? Out on a limb? OK, here’s a ladder. It’s called TeachersGuide.com and offers a veritable truckload of lesson plans, thematic units, and activities for Arbor Day. You will find a tree guide, a play, a poster contest, print outs, clip art, crafts, and a short list of recommended children’s books.
Arbor Day Dates by State
The first Arbor Day was held on April 10, 1872 in Nebraska, the brainchild of Julius Sterling Morton. Arbor Day today is celebrated on different dates in different states. To learn when each state celebrates Arbor Day, click on the link imbedded in this Arbor Day history page.
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