My kids love bugs! In fact, quite a few times they have had a millipede or caterpillar for an overnight pet.
Me? I prefer the kid crafts when it comes to bugs.
If you can relate, here are some cute bug crafts both you and the kids will love.
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Water Bottle Lightning Bug — This light-up bug craft is perfect to use as a nightlight for camping trips.
3-D Paper Ladybug — Your child will love this adorable ladybug craft.
Bottle Cap Bugs — These little bugs are cute and fun to play with.
Fingerprint Fireflies — This simple firefly craft is perfect for toddlers and preschoolers.
Circuit Bugs — Kids will have fun learning about circuits while making these glowing bugs.
Paper Plate Ladybug — Perfect bug craft for preschoolers.
Walnut Bugs — What a cute way to use walnut shells!
Plastic Egg Firefly — Just like its namesake, this insect craft really lights up.
Clothespin Caterpillar/Butterfly — This simple craft can be used as treat bags for a party.
Pom-Pom Spider — There is nothing scary about this fuzzy spider.
Button Bugs — Perfect for helping little ones work on buttoning skills.
Plastic Spoon Dragonflies — You’ll never look at plastic spoons the same way again.
Buzzing Mosquito Craft — Did I mention it really buzzes?
Beaded Dragonfly — Your child will love creating these beautiful dragonflies.
No matter which of these bug crafts you try with your child first, they’re guaranteed to make you smile.