Easy Bird Feeder Crafts for Toddlers

crafts

No matter how old you are, there’s something fun and awe-inspiring about seeing wildlife up close. While we may not be able to see any safari animals outside our kitchen windows in Boerne, we can still welcome wildlife to our yards. One of the best ways to do this is with bird feeders. But before you go out and buy a bird feeder, take a look at the ones below that you can make right at home.

Toilet Roll Bird Feeder We can guarantee that every family has an empty toilet paper roll they can use for this bird feeder!

Bagel Bird Feeder A bird feeder that’s almost entirely edible? Your neighborhood birds will thank you.

Tin Can Bird Feeder If you have a toddler who loves to paint, this is the bird feeder for you.

Apple Bird Feeder Another entirely edible bird feeder will make your home the talk of the nests.

Pipe Cleaner Bird Feeder Pipe cleaners and Cheerios make this DIY bird feeder double as a gross motor development activity.

Plastic Bottle Bird Feeder This bird feeder is the perfect way to recycle plastic water bottles.

Pinecone Bird Feeder This DIY bird feeder is classic for a reason…it’s easy and it works!

Orange Bird Feeder Have an orange for a snack, then make a bird feeder together!

Making bird feeders at home is a great way to engage your toddler’s interest or pique his or her interest in birds. Once birds start visiting your feeder, you can start learning about the different types you see!

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Country Home Learning Center
All opinions expressed here are those of their authors and/or contributors and not of their employer. Any questions or concerns regarding the content found here may be sent to info@austinymca.org

Contribute to the Y

We believe that lasting personal and social change can only come about when we all work together to invest in our kids, our health and our neighbors. As the leading nonprofit committed to helping everyone thrive at each stage of life, we are uniquely positioned to take on new and long-standing challenges more comprehensively than anyone else.

Your support through the YMCA of Austin’s Annual Giving Campaign makes this possible.

Donate