Planting With Preschoolers: Grass Haircuts

play dough containers as seed plantersWe planted some grass seed in these play dough containers. Grass seed is very gratifying for kids to plant. It sprouts quickly, it’s hardy and, if you plant it in a little container, you can do this…

drawing faces on the grass haired people

Draw on a face…

grass hair people before hair cuts
Aren’t they cute?

cutting the grass hair

Then start snipping.

hair cuts for the grass people

So satisfying! He wanted to keep giving haircuts, so we moved things outside to the yard. He squatted down on the lawn and got to work.

Just another way we are enjoying Spring around here!



  1. These are so cute! I love them. Pinned to the Gardens and Growth pinboard.

  2. What great way to work on cutting skills! I bet they loved giving the plants haircuts! I pinned this post. Thank you for sharing it on the Dig Into Gardening Link Up.


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