You know our love for lapbooks and through the years, we have added all kinds of things to our lapbook.
Creating a list here for you, I am hoping that you will see lapbooks as one of the most awesome interactive learning tools ever and NO they are not just for young children.
75 Awesome Things to Add to a Lapbook
Check out this list of things we have either put in our lapbook or have seen others in our homeschool co-op add to their lapbooks.
art and art cards
Bible book lists
board games (fold out)
calendars (mini paper)
clip pins (mini)
clocks (mini paper)
coffee filter books
collection of lace
corn husk dolls (mini)
crossword puzzles (mini)
drawstring bag (mini) full of ?
fan (mini paper)
If you’re short on time, there are many pre-made awesome books too!
field trip photos
lists (any kind)
magazine pages (folded into minibooks)
maps (all kinds)
Endless Options of Opportunity!
“o” rings (mini)
phonics books (mini)
photos (0ld and new)
pieces of educational themed wall paper
pop up or pop out books
pressed leaves or flowers
primary sources (mini)
sand (mini ziploc bags)
science journal (mini)
snakeskin (yes Mr. Awesome put a shed snake skin in his Native American lapbook)
thumb or finger prints
worksheets folded into minibooks
I put these in alphabetical order so that when I go back through my lapbooks, I can see if I need to any more things that we have used through the years .
What do you think? Can you think of anything else you have added to your lapbooks?
Also, you’ll love The Ultimate Guide to Brave Explorers (Great and Small), The Ultimate Guide to the Flora and Fauna of the Amazon Rain Forest and The Ultimate Guide to Poetry for Multiple Ages (For the Intimidated).
Hugs and love ya,