Kid will also learn how and where birds build their homes and all about their young. My preschooler son basically made this nest with very little help! Repeat 2 to 3 times until your paper is all wrinkled like this. My daughter and I saw a bird carrying a pretty large twig, which I think is why it caught our eye. It should look just like the shape of a bird’s nest! 8. 7. Baby Blue Birds – Baby blue birds are a sign that spring is near. Glue the items together to build a nest that will last. Or, you can purchase some of them like the feathers or fake moss for your build a bird nest STEM activity. Bring spring indoors with an easy-to-craft decorative bird's nest you can whip up while watching your favorite show. Ok, so at first glance this might look light a bunch of steps. Bird Nest Craft Bird Crafts Nature Crafts Bird Nests Beach Crafts Spring Activities Craft Activities Preschool Crafts Insect Activities. The twig was more like a stick and much larger than I had expected this tiny bird could carry in it’s beak. Use plastic eggs and construction paper to create this nest full of adorable hatchlings. Take a sheet of brown construction paper and crumble it up tight. We chose to do this challenge over and over, taking the nests apart and trying new ways to make them. Birds, Nests, and Eggs – A fun, informative take-along guide that will help children identify 15 birds. Fill the realistic-looking nest with painted robin's eggs, dyed eggs or Easter candy. How to Make the Paper Plate Bird Nest. Smooth it out, and crumple it again. Paper Plate Nest of Birds – This cute nest of baby birds starts with a paper plate and some cotton balls. Get crafting with our step-by-step instructions. This project is actually pretty easy and straightforward. Rest assured, it’s only because I took photos of every.single.part. It got me thinking and we decided to Build A Birds Nest. It is perfect for springtime. Wouldn't you LOVE your child to make this stunningly realistic homemade birds' nest? Introduce your students to life of a bird with this build a bird’s nest activity! You paint the plates, make the birds, glue it all together, and you’re done! ABC Birds – Along with extra-large letters and fun facts, bright, detailed photos present 26 beautiful birds whose names each begin with a different letter. Now because birds typically make their nests out of twigs, we need to make it look like that!