*Please note that this is a digital download, not an actual box. You’ll need to separately purchase some craft materials for some of the activities.

Beetles are nature’s housekeepers, and an enormously important part of our ecosystem; they are the inspiration for this box, which has plenty of activities to keep you and your child busy, both at home and when you’re out and about.

Inside this box you can:

πŸ”’ Practice counting with 1-20 beetle inspired number cards

🐞 Learn about 7 different types of beetles with 3-part Montessori classification cards

πŸͺ² Find out about the life cycle and parts of a beetle

πŸ” Discover fascinating beetle facts

🎨 Use our templates to make cardboard beetles to paint or colour

πŸ₯„ Craft a spoon beetle to thread pasta legs and promote fine motor skills

❀️ Create some love bug art

πŸ” Set up a sensory flour tray to find paper beetles in

πŸ– Mindful beetle colouring sheet

🍁 Go outside to make leaf beetles

πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘§Β  Plus Positive Parenting inspiration


This downloadable box is delivered as a zipped PDF, with high resolution artwork you can print at home