children's apron pattern - use white fabric, then have the kids decorate them. Let them dry overnight and the next day USE them to bake!! So cute!!
Retro Pink and White Dots Child Apron and Chef Hat set
This portable game mat is dressed up with button playing pieces (taking an expedition to choose them can be part of the fun). If you like, make a little bag for them, using a felt circle and a thread or ribbon tie.
10+ Sewing Project for Kids - lovely kids projects that will help teaching kids to sew!
Easy Ruffle Fabric Flowers via @craftingchicks
Japanese Clothespin Doll Kit by sentimentalbaby on Etsy
Music of Japan Mini-Unit: Blog post with songs, a bucket drumming piece, and children's literature suggestions!
10 Great Games to Use with Kids in Japan (Or anywhere else for that matter...)
The Educators' Spin On It: Books About Japan plus tons of recipes and crafts for Kids in Around the World in 12 Dishes Series.
The Art Curator for Kids - Japanese Art for Preschoolers - Mount Fuji ukiyo-e prints - Hokusai lesson for kids - Activity and Printable