Bagel Bird Feeder

4-6 year olds | half hour

Get your kids better acquainted with their wildlife neighbours with this simple bird feeder craft.

What You'll Need

  • 1/2 stale bagel
  • string
  • bird seed
  • scissors
  • tablespoon of peanut butter
  • tablespoon of black treacle


1. Tie a length of string around the bagel. Make a loop at the other end to hang on a tree limb.
2. Mix the treacle and peanut butter together. Spread generously over the bagel.
3. Put the bird seed on a plate. Press the bagel into the bird seed to coat it completely.
4. Hang up on a tree (preferably near a window), and watch and see which birds in your backyard go for the treat.

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