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28 Back to School Crafts


Updated May 19, 2014
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Back to School CraftsIf you have kids and you love to craft, we've got some back to school crafts to make life easier. What's your idea of back to school crafts: decorative crafts for home or crafts for the kid's locker? Or are you a teacher looking for back to school crafts to welcome and inspire your students? Below you'll find a varied selection of back to school crafts you can make.

28 Back to School Crafts

Crafts to Show Off School Spirit

DIY School Supplies

Back to School Crafts for Getting Organized

Back to School Crafts for Teachers



Crafts to Show Off School Spirit

Back to School Spirit Pin

  1. Back to School Spirit Pin: Make this back to school craft project using ribbon and paint.
  2. Team Sports Locker Sign: Any team will feel a boost of pride seeing this back to school craft project decorating their lockers.
  3. Dyed School Hoodie: Dye a hoodie to show your school spirit at those chilly evening events.
  4. Foam Basketball Spirit Ribbon: The basketball team will love these spirit ribbons -- an easy back to school craft project.
  5. Foam Football Spirit Ribbon: Show your school spirit with this football-inspired back to school craft.
  6. Giant Squares Scarf: Make this two-color scarf in your school colors to keep warm at the late fall pep rallies and football and hockey games.
  7. NEW!  School Spirit Scarf: Show off your favorite school activity with this colorful tie-dyed scarf.


DIY School Supplies

Camouflage Crochet Bag

  1. Embellished Locker Mirror: Paper and metallic trim embellish this back to school craft project.
  2. Titled Baseball Tote for Boys: Check out this adorable backpack for your little baseball player.
  3. Butterfly on her Back Backpack: Let her imagination take flight with this back to school craft -- a butterfly-inspired backpack.
  4. Camouflage Crochet Pattern Backpack: Crochet this sturdy backpack in camo variegated yarn.
  5. Easy Knit Backpack: This easy-to-knit backpack is a great back to school craft for you to make or for you to use to help your teen learn to knit.
  6. Altered Personalized Pencil Case: For the kid who's name has a special spelling and can never find anything personalized, you can easily make your own personalized pencil case.
  7. NEW!  Cute Crochet Book Bag: This adorable crocheted book bag is great for toting your books to class or study group.


Back to School Crafts for Getting Organized     

Crayon and Pencil Organizers

  1. Soccer Wall Art: Make your soccer star his very own bulletin board.
  2. Beaded Chalk and Bulletin Board: Stay organized with this back to school craft combo -- a chalkboard and bulletin board all-in-one.
  3. Collect Your Things Memo Board: Ribbon and fabric make this organizer perfect for any room--just choose your colors.
  4. ABC Lunchbox: Whether you use it as a lunch box or to carry or store school supplies, this lunchbox is a great back to school craft.
  5. Tie Dye Lunch Bags: Whether in their favorite colors or in school colors, each dyed lunchbag will be one-of-a-kind.
  6. Reuseable Cloth Snack Bags: Go green with these reuseable snack bags, perfect for after-school treats or in their lunchbag.
  7. NEW!  Crayon and Pencil Organizers: Keep all your school supplies organized with these cute upcycled containers.


Back to School Crafts for Teacher

Teacher Appreciation Tissue Box Cover

  1. Classroom Door Sign: What a great back to school craft project to welcome your students on the first day of class.
  2. ABC Bulletin Board: More decorative than functional in this age of whiteboards, this charming bulletin board will look great in your classroom.
  3. Bathroom Break Pass: You always need a pass, so why not make it cute and easy to locate?
  4. Kids Hall Pass: No little pink piece of paper here--this hall pass is sure to bring a smile.
  5. Student Hall Pass: For the middle-schoolers, a second hall pass option and a great back to school craft.
  6. Back to School Card: Whether you make these for your students or parents make them for you, a back-to-school card says "I'm excited to be here".
  7. NEW!  Teacher Appreciation Tissue Box Cover: This cute handmade tissue box cover makes a great gift for a teacher.

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