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Craft garden planters

Get kids into gardening and the outdoors. Making planters will teach them about nature, and it's a fun, simple craft to do outside.

You'll need:

  • Cardboard boxes
  • Plastic bags
  • Decoration
  • Flower seeds
  • Soil
  • Water


  • 1

    Get your kids to decorate some cardboard boxes. You can use anything you might be recycling!

  • 2

    If you want to, you can line them with plastic bags, but make sure you cut out some drainage holes!

  • 3

    Get your kids to choose what they'd like to plant, and then make them help filling in the soil.

  • 4

    Keep them interested in watering the plants, and they can watch them grow as the weeks go by!