This grassy wreath is a perfect use of eyelash yarn and would look so cute in a variety of sizes. If you're not comfortable using straight pins with kids then just use a dab of thick white glue instead. Instructions at Capture the Details.
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!