Few things are as magical and fun as snow. And this is one winter wonder that can be enhanced by learning the science behind the magic. So, pair up some informational books about snow with snow and snowflakes with these fun snow and ice crafts!
Nonfiction Books about Snow:
Snowy Weather Days by Katie Marsico
Snow by Marion Dane Bauer
Snow Is Falling by Franklyn Mansfield Branley
The Story of Snow: The Science of Winter’s Wonder by Mark Cassino
Snowflake Bentley by Jacqueline Briggs Martin
The Snowflake: Winter’s Secret Beauty by Kenneth George Libbrecht (found in adult nonfiction)
Snow & Winter Craft Books:
Crafts to Make in the Winter by Kathy Ross
Check out these great crafts from the Internet as well!
Marshmallow Snowman: http://www.busybeekidscrafts.com/Sipping-Snowman.html
Q-tip Snowflakes: http://www.busybeekidscrafts.com/Q-Tip-Snowflakes.html
3D Snowflakes: http://www.busybeekidscrafts.com/3D-Snowflakes.html
Winter Sun Catcher: http://spoonful.com/crafts/winter-sun-catcher
Other Snow Crafts: http://www.magicalchildhood.com/crafts/snowcrafts.htm