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Norway Crafts, Facts, and Activities for Kids

Disclaimer: Please keep in mind this website is meant for children, so I do generalize and simplify quite a bit!

Norway, a Scandinavian country in the continent of Europe, is known for some unique natural features (think, Fjords and islands), as well as rich Viking histories, cultures, and artifacts.

image of the magnificent Trolltunga in Vestland, Norway

Trolltunga, Vestland, Norway
Photographed by Anna; used with permission under C.C. BY 2.0

As the name suggest, the official language of Norway is Norwegian (Bokmål and Nynorsk) Sami. Other languages spoken in Norway include Kven Finnish, Romani, Romanes, English, and Norwegian Sign Language (NSL).

Norway is a country found in the Northern Hemisphere and Eastern Hemisphere of the globe. As of 2021, Norway is divided into 5 political divisions (called regions in English or landsdel in Norwegian): Northern Norway, Trøndelag, Western Norway, Southern Norway, and Eastern Norway.

With the Barents Sea to the north, the Norwegian Sea and the North Sea to the west, and Skagerrak (Skager Strait) to the south, Norway has land borders only to the east—with Sweden, Finland, and Russia.

Capital city:  Oslo
Language:  Norwegian
National Bird:  White-throated Dipper (Cinclus cinclus)
National Animal:  Lion (Panthera leo)
Nationl Horse:  Fjord Horse (Equus ferus caballus)
National Flower:  Strawberry Begonia, or the Pyramidal Saxifrage (Saxifraga cotyledon)
Currency:  Norwegian krone (NOK)



Norway Printables:
Norway mythology coloring page

Norway Activities
Norse Mythology Coloring Pages

Norway Coloring Pages


Norway worksheets

Norwegian printable worksheets:

Word Mining

Word Search


Neat Facts:

  • The world’s longest road tunnel is in Norway!
  • The Nobel Peace Prize is awarded in Oslo, Norway.
  • The world’s most remote island is a Norwegian territory; the island is named Bouvet Island!

Norway Crafts for Kids:
Norway crafts

Norway themed crafts
All About Norway Paper Quilt Craft


dwarf craft

Norway themed crafts
Dwarf (Dvergr) Toilet Paper Roll Craft


Norway crafts

Norway themed crafts
Norwegian Christmas Ornament


Troll paper plate craft

Norway themed crafts
Troll Paper Plate Craft


Troll Toilet Paper Roll Craft

Norway themed crafts
Troll Toilet Paper Roll Craft


Viking craft

Norway themed crafts
Viking Paper Craft


Viking Toilet Paper Roll Craft

Norway themed crafts
Viking Toilet Paper Roll Craft


Norway Activities:
Norway online jigsaw puzzle

Norway themed puzzles
Online Jigsaw Puzzles


Famous natural features of Norway include:

  • Preikestolen (Pulpit Rock)
  • Trolltunga
  • The Lofoten Islands
  • Sognefjord
  • Voringfossen Waterfall

Animals of Norway:
Bears

Bears


dragon crafts 

Dragons


foxes

Foxes


Moose crafts for kids

Moose


polar bears

Polar Bears


reindeer

Reindeer


squirrels

Squirrels


Wolf crafts

Wolves


 

Norwegian themed poetry:

Norse Mythology: