I love this idea of combining storytelling and weaving at New City Arts! It's a great way to encourage creative writing so homeschoolers be sure to check this out. I really enjoyed looking at the examples and reading the meaning of each one, just wonderful!
Need more apple craft ideas? You'll find tons in the archives! Do a search (search box in the right column under Categories) using the word "apple" and also check out these apple craft and treat round-ups from previous years:
The Handmade Adventures of Captain Crafty has this free printable that makes into a hen and chicks lacing toy. This is one of those great kid activities to have tucked away in your bag for a last minute distraction.