1) March Crafts and Special Days

March Arts, Crafts and Activities for Kids from KinderArt.com

Summary:

Here’s a list of seasonal arts, crafts, activities, ideas and more for the month of March.

MARCH 1

Try this: ► IN LIKE A LION?
This activity allows you to chart the weather with your students — comparing the first of the month with the last of the month. Did it come in like a lion and go out like a lamb — or was the opposite true?

Chalandra Marz Festival (Switzerland)

Pig Day
Try this: ► Farm Animals Coloring Pages

Peanut Butter Day

St. David’s Day (Wales)

Smile Day
Try this: ► Make Apple Smiles

Yellowstone National Park Anniversary

MARCH 2

Dr. Seuss’s Birthday
Try this: ► Dr. Suess Mural
Try this: ► Visit Seussville (external link)

MARCH 3

Alexander Graham Bell’s Birthday (born 1847)

Doll Festival (Japan)

National Anthem Day

MARCH 4

First meeting of congress, 1789

MARCH 5

Artist Diego Velazquez’s Birthday

Boston Massacre, 1770

MARCH 6

Artist Michelangelo’s Birthday (born 1475)

MARCH 7

Artist Piet Mondrian’s Birthday (born 1872)
Try this: ► Paint like Piet Mondrian
Try this: ► Get Inspired by Piet Mondrian

MARCH 8

International Woman’s Day
Try this: ► Georgia O’Keeffe: Abstract Flowers
Try this: ► Emily Carr’s Trees

MARCH 9

Barbie’s Birthday

MARCH 10

Harriet Tubman Day

Anniversary of the Invention of the Telephone

Bretzelsonndeg (Luxembourg)

Commonwealth Day (United Kingdom)

Paper Money Day

MARCH 11

Arts Advocacy Day

Johnny Appleseed Day
Try this: ► An Apple for the Teacher

MARCH 12

Fiesta de las Fallas (Spain)

Girl Scout Day

Anniversary of the Death of Anne Frank, 1945

MARCH 13

Earmuff Day

Planet Uranus Discovered in 1781
Try this: ► Create a Planet
Try this: ► Cosmic Mobile

MARCH 14

Albert Einstein’s Birthday (1879)

Baseball cap invented, 1860

Potato Chip Day

MARCH 15

Julius Caesar Assassinated (44BC)
Try this: ► Greek Pottery Designs
Try this: ► Greek Story Vases

Islamic New Year

MARCH 16

Everything You Do Is Right Day

MARCH 17

St. Patrick’s Day
St. Patrick’s Day is an annual feast day which celebrates Saint Patrick (385-461), one of the patron saints of Ireland. It takes place on March 17th, the date on which Patrick is thought to have died. ▼

ST. PATRICK’S DAY CRAFTS
Celebrate this green holiday by creating cool crafts, like this shamrock puppy.

MARCH 18

Canberra Day (Australia)
Try this: ► Make a Didgeridoo

Forgive Mom and Dad Day
Try this: ► Mother’s Day Crafts
Try this: ► Father’s Day Crafts

Aruba Flag Day

Grandparents and Grandchildren Day
(This is not the same as National Grandparents Day (celebrated in September on the first Sunday after Labour Day)
Try this: ► 20 Fun Ideas That Won’t Break the Bank
Try this: ► Handprint Dishcloth for Grandma/Grandpa

MARCH 19

Swallow’s Return Day
Try this: ► Make Bird Binoculars

Artist Charles Russell’s Birthday

MARCH 20

Agriculture Day

First Day of Spring
Try this: ► Raindrop Painting
Try this: ► Spring Indoors
Try this: ► Muffin Flowers
Try this: ► Coffee Filter Magnet
Try this: ► Watercolor Rainbows
Try this: ► Edible Bird’s Nest
Try this: ► Easter/Spring Bonnet
Try this: ► Search for More Spring Ideas!

Mister Rogers’ Birthday

Independence Day (Tunisia)

Pizza Day
Try this: ► Pizza Collage
Try this: ► Make a Piglet Pizza

MARCH 21

Children’s Poetry Day
Try this: ► Poetry Pebbles
Try this: ► Magnetic Poetry

Absolutely Incredible Kid Day

Fragrance Day

Independence Day (Namibia)

Single Parents’ Day

Teenagers Day

Iranian New Year

MARCH 22

United Nations World Water Day
Try this: ► Water Water Costume Design

As Young As You Feel Day

Emancipation Day (Puerto Rico)

New Year’s Day (India)

MARCH 23

Elevator Day

Artist Juan Gris’ Birthday

Liberty Day (Patrick Henry declared: “Give me liberty…” in 1775)

World Meteorological Day
Try this: ► Folk Art Weather Vane
Try this: ► Rainsticks
Try this: ► Raindrop Painting

MARCH 24

Family Day
Try this: ► Make Art with the Entire Family!

Independence Day (Philippines)

International Day of the Seal

MARCH 25

Sculptor Gutzon Borgium’s Birthday, 1871

Independence Day (Greece)
Try this: ► Greek Pottery Designs
Try this: ► Greek Story Vases

MARCH 26

Poet Robert Frost’s Birthday (1874)
Try this: ► Poetry Pebbles
Try this: ► Magnetic Poetry
Try this: ► Haiku Straw Painting

Independence Day (Bangladesh)

Make Up Your Own Holiday Day

MARCH 27

Education and Sharing Day

Happy Birthday to You Day
Try this: ► Make a Magic Wand

MARCH 28

Qing Ming Festival (China)
Try this: ► Chinese Dragon
Try this: ► Chinese Gong

Holi (India)

Morione’s Festival (Philippines)

Teachers’ Day (Czech Republic)

MARCH 29

Youth Day (Taiwan)

MARCH 30

Artist Vincent van Gogh’s Birthday, 1853
Try this: ► Van Gogh’s Painting Style
Try this: ► Drawing Sunflowers
Try this: ► Van Gogh’s Sunflowers Bulletin Board

Artist Francisco Goya’s Birthday, 1746

Doctor’s Day

MARCH 31

Eiffel Tower Anniversary

Mathematician Rene Descartes Birthday (1596)

CELEBRATE ALL MONTH

MARCH is…

Youth Art Month

Academy Awards Month
Try this: ► Get Dramatic!

American Red Cross Month
Try this: ► Heart Mobiles
Try this: ► Heart Blottos
Try this: ► Broken Hearts
Try this: ► I Give you My Heart

National Craft Month

Ethics Awareness Month

Frozen Food Month

Help Someone See Month

International Listening Awareness Month

Irish-American Heritage Month
Try this: ► St. Patrick’s Day Crafts

Music in the Schools Month
Try this: ► Musical Art
Try this: ► Coffee Can Drum
Try this: ► Didgeridoo
Try this: ► Make an African Drum
Try this: ► Rainsticks

Kite Month
Try this: ► Make Kites
Try this: ► Windsock

Noodle Month
Try this: ► Spaghetti Skeleton

Non Fiction Reading and Writing Month

Nutrition Month
Try this: ► Find Healthy Snacks at the KinderArt Kitchen

Woman’s History Month
Try this: ► Georgia O’Keeffe: Abstract Flowers
Try this: ► Georgia O’Keeffe: Flowers Galore
Try this: ► Emily Carr’s Trees

Optimism Month

Play the Recorder Month

Poetry Month
Try this: ► Poetry Pebbles
Try this: ► Magnetic Poetry
Try this: ► Haiku Straw Painting

Poison Prevention Awareness Month

Spring Month
Try this: ► Spring Showers
Try this: ► In Like a Lion…
Try this: ► Spring Indoors
Try this: ► Muffin Flowers
Try this: ► Search for More Spring Ideas!

Umbrella Month

 

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