Saturday, April 9, 2016

Camping Themed Classroom - Ideas & Printable Classroom Decorations

Are you planning a camping themed classroom or thematic unit? This blog post provides great decoration tips and ideas for the best camping theme yet! It has photos, ideas, supplies & printable classroom decor to will make set up easy and affordable. You can create a camping theme on a budget!

Camping Classroom Theme Ideas & Photos 


A Camping Theme Classroom is a popular choice for educators looking to create a cohesive and creative learning environment. It appeals to both elementary and older students.  Here you will find Camping classroom theme ideas and pictures to inspire teachers and home school families.  You will feel organized and have your learning spaces looking amazing in no time! Best of all it can be done on a budget. Below you will find:
  • Camping theme bulletin boards and phrases
  • a compilation of inspiring Camping classroom theme pictures 
  • 10 tips for setting up a classroom with a Camping theme
  • quick, easy & editable Camping theme classroom essentials
  • links to related decor items 
  • free classroom theme printables to help you get organized

10 Tips for Creating a Camping-Themed Classroom

  1. Use burlap, flannel and denim as bulletin board backings.
  2. Contact various parks and request trail maps to use as wall decor.
  3. Label a student work board as “S’more Good Work.”
  4. Create a library sign that reads, “Camp Out With a Good Book.”
  5. Take picture of the students wearing plaid shirts and tan “camper hats” and use those photos as labels for lockers/cubbies, student work boards, or simply display them in the classroom.
  6. Use fishing buckets to hold supplies.
  7. Trim your bulletin boards with pine Christmas garland.
  8. Hang fishing bobs and fish cutouts from fishing line from the ceiling.
  9. Bring in coolers, artificial Christmas trees, sleeping bags, a small tent and camping chairs...best of all you won't need to store your camping gear in your house during the school year.
  10. A low-cost way to enhance your Camping theme is to set up a display of books that relate to the theme by standing them on a counter or shelf.

Free Camping Classroom Theme Printables 

Are you planning a camping themed classroom or thematic unit? This blog post provides great decoration tips and ideas for the best camping theme yet! It has photos, ideas, supplies & printable classroom decor to will make set up easy and affordable. You can create a camping theme on a budget!
Are you planning a camping themed classroom or thematic unit? This blog post provides great decoration tips and ideas for the best camping theme yet! It has photos, ideas, supplies & printable classroom decor to will make set up easy and affordable. You can create a camping theme on a budget!

Items to Complement a Camping Theme Classroom

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