20 Christmas Crafts and Activities to Keep Your Kids Busy

Is anyone else wondering how they’re going to keep their kids occupied when school is out for winter break? Whether you’ve been sending them in-person or doing the remote route, I think we can all agree it’s time for moms to get a winter break too.

Oh wait, momming doesn’t get a break. You can, however, give your little ones a few materials, some instructions and set them loose into the Christmas crafting world to buy yourself a few minutes. That’s what I’ll be doing, anyway. Or at least trying to.

Read on for 20 Christmas crafts that will keep your kids busy this holiday season.

 

1. Waterless Snow Globes

 

2. Paper Plate Snowman Christmas Countdown

 

3. DIY Wrapping Paper

Source: ArtBar Blog

 

4. Holiday Button Wreath

 

5. Grinch Slime

 

6. Paper Weaving Christmas Tree Card

 

7. Salt Dough Ornaments

 

8. Kinetic Snow

 

9. Reindeer Slime

 

10. The Everymom’s Printable Holiday Coloring Pages

 

11. Felt Christmas Tree & Gifts

Source: Midget Momma

 

12. Christmas Word Search

 

13. Salt Dough Handprint Ornaments

 

14. Paper Plate Santa

 

15. Holiday Scavenger Hunt

 

16. Popsicle Stick Santa

 

17. Christmas Tree Paper Accordions

 

18. The Everymom’s Printable Letter to Santa

 

19. Cardboard Christmas Trees

Source: ArtBar Blog

 

20. Santa’s Magic Milk Experiment

 

This article was originally published on December 24, 2018 and has been updated for timelines.