5 DIY Father’s Day Gifts Kids Can Make

Fun ways to celebrate Dad with your kids this year.

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Happy Father’s Day! Are you trying to come up with creative ways for your children to express their love for Dad this Father’s Day? Get crafty! Here are a few DIY Father’s Day gift ideas, perfect for kids of any and all ages, from the littlest makers to tweens who have their crafting skills down pat. 

1. Record Coasters 

These coasters are a hit for dads that love music! If you have a few old CDs around, this is the perfect craft. With a little paint and adhesive craft foam you’ll have the perfect gift!
Get the Tutorial at Craft Project Ideas  


2. Father’s Day Breakfast

Plan to make breakfast with your kids to show dad how special he is! Kids love being hands on and this is the perfect opportunity to get them involved. Not sure what to cook or what’s easiest to cook with your children? Check out this guide from Gathered Again. 

3. Handprint Keychain

Give dad a sweet reminder of their little bundle(s) of joy. Dad can carry those sweet imprints on the daily with these charming DIY handprint keychains!
Get the tutorial from JOANN 


4. Rock Picture Frame

Make creating a Father’s Day gift an adventure for your kids! Find rocks from around your neighborhood or nearby park and create this memorable picture frame.
Get the tutorial from Mommy Moment


5. Paint Dad Craft

This painted Dad craft is an easy, colorful project that kids will be so excited to share. All you need is paper, scissors, paint and little creative minds.
Get the tutorial from The Educators Spin on it

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At Champions for Children, we celebrate the special relationship that fathers and father figures of all kinds have with their children. Father’s Day is the perfect time to show the dads – and dad-figures! – how much you appreciate their role in your child’s life. To learn more about the impact fathers have on their child’s development and future success, check out our blog post “The Importance of Fatherhood”.