Nature Kids

Craft activities

  • Colour and create a gecko with sticky feet, free A4 download
  • Colour and create a kākā mask, free A3 download
  • Paper folding, make a kiwi book corner, see instructions
  • Colour wheke, the reef octopus, free A4 download
  • Paper craft – fish and pop-up cards instructions here.
  • Make a diorama of a nature scene, for ideas see here.
  • Create a nature zine, for paper-folding instructions and ideas see here.
  • Leaf prints and other crafts, see here.
  • Pop-up native bird cards, see here.
  • Making papier mache animals, see here.

Outdoor fun

  • Nature hunt suitable for New Zealand bush, free download
  • NZ bush birds identification chart, free download
  • NZ beach and rocky shore identification chart, free download
  • Go on a flower hunt, read more here.
  • Search for patterns in nature, read more here.
  • Start a nature journal, free download.
  • Go on a leaf scavenger hunt, see here.

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