Family Activities Memorial Day Crafts for Kids Take a peek at our patriotic crafts roundup and have a little DIY fun with the kids – just in time for unofficial kick-off to summer. « Previous Next » Lish Dorset • May 24, 2016 Add Comment Tweet Can you believe that Memorial Day is just around the corner? This holiday marks the unofficial kick-off to summer, something we all can’t wait for! Creating patriotic crafts for Memorial Day is fun and easy as they tend to perfect options for the Fourth of July, too. From flags to fireworks your family has a lot to work with! This week’s roundup has a few projects to get your children ready to celebrate Memorial Day in red, white and blue style. Pompom American Flag Painting Craft for Kids Pompoms are so much fun to decorate with; now we know they’re great paintbrushes, too! Crafty Morning shows you how to create a sweet American flag painting thanks to the help of some pompoms and clothespins. Star Spangled Slime It’s a holiday craft project with a side of … “EWWW!” Head over to I Can Teach My Child to see how your children can go crazy with starry slime. Fourth Of July Kid’s Craft While Ginger Snap Crafts came up with this project for the Fourth of July, it works perfectly for Memorial Day, too! Have your children help decorate the house with this cute garland. Popsicle Stick Star Streamers Speaking of decorations, Happiness is Homemade has another great decorating project that kids can help with. Create a collection of star streamers to hang on your deck or porch for Memorial Day celebrations! This post was originally published in 2015 and has been updated for 2016.