Spring begins on March 20, and what better way to celebrate growth and new beginnings than with a new bulletin board?! There are so many fun ways to bring the spring season to your bulletin boards.
Want the cheeriest of spring bulletin boards? Here are some basic supplies to get you started. Then check out the list of 30 bulletin boards and doors below for inspiration.
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1. Leave winter behind
Kids will get a giggle out of this punny bunny spring bulletin board. Feeling ambitious? Have kids make real working pinwheels to attach to the board.
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2. Enjoy the showers and flowers
Use watercolors or crayons to decorate umbrellas, then hang them over paper raincoats featuring your students’ names. Words or names fall from the clouds in raindrops, while those 3D flowers are simple enough for any teacher to create.
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3. Swing into spring
Look at all those adorable little students enjoying the world’s longest swing set! We think it’s amazing, and your kids will too.
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4. Demonstrate your growth mindset
Flowers that are 3D really pop, and these are easier to make than you might think (get instructions here). They’re a beautiful way to highlight growth mindset statements.
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5. Spring toward success
These fun springtime bunnies will remind your kids that there’s more to success than meets the eye. That’s a lesson worth learning all year long.
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6. Shower them with springtime math
Give new life to the old saying by adding some math facts. Each raindrop holds a fraction, each flower the corresponding decimal.
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7. “Bee” amazing all spring long
Have your students help you make a list of ways to “bee” amazing. Then create this simple spring bulletin board with eye-catching flowers and happy bees to display their answers.
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8. Build a flower of handprints
Trace each student’s hands on colorful paper and have them add decorations. Then use the handprints to create a single spectacular springtime bloom.
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9. Assemble a shower of test tips
For many, spring brings testing season. Get kids to share their best tips for staying calm during testing season on individual raindrops and post them for all to see.
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10. Fly away on spring breezes
These cheerful spring birdies are easy to create using vibrant scrapbook paper. Paint the tree branch and give each birdie funny little feet to complete the scene.
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11. Bug out about spring
Paper plate ladybugs are easy to make and look so great on display. You could also make bees by using yellow plates and adding stripes and wings. Or link together multiple plates to create a caterpillar to fit with the bug theme.
Source: Trinity Preschool Mount Prospect
12. Celebrate April showers
April showers bring May flowers … and math caterpillars.
13. Hello spring!
Flowers and flowers and flowers galore.
14. Spring is in the air
These adorable ladybugs also help with counting and addition!
15. How does your garden grow?
Sometimes good manners actually take practice and reminders. Put this on your door so everyone in the building can see it!
16. When we learn, we grow!
Each student reflected on who they are, what they know, what they understand, and what they can do.
17. If nothing ever changed, there would be no butterflies
So true! Discuss the transformation.
Paper flowers and a Bloom banner are all you need for this … one of our favorite fun spring bulletin boards.
19. Your wings already exist, all you have to do is fly
We love all the butterfly names and cutouts.
20. Walk into spring with a good book
Perfect for your library or hall!
21. Let your imagination bloom
Easy and creative with a fun pop of color.
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22. Never stop growing
This spring bulletin board is both cute and inspirational, letting your little ones know to never stop growing and learning.
23. Books make your mind bloom
This bulletin board is perfect for the classroom or a school library. Switch up and personalize your board by using book pages as the flower petals!
24. For the teacher with a green thumb
This spring bulletin board is perfect for the aesthetically driven teacher or green thumb. Have your students pick out their own succulent to personalize the board.
25. Soar into spring!
Have your students draw kites and cut them out to paste on a decorated board for a bulletin board that gets them hyped up for the new season.
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26. April showers …
A fun paper chain-link activity for your students lends itself to a creative rainbow for this bulletin board.
27. Let your creative side flow
Draw or paste a spring landscape to a bulletin and add your own fun elements for a more creative board.
28. A butterfly bulletin board
This is one of the spring bulletin boards that is perfect for adding a pop of color in your classroom.
29. Inching into summer
For the teachers who just can’t wait for that extended break, get your classroom excited for the summer season!
30. Festive for Easter
Pretend the Easter bunny put up this spring bulletin board in your classroom.
Love these spring bulletin boards? Check out our 8 Signs You Know It’s Spring in Your Classroom!
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