Autumn is here, and that means the leaves are changing, Halloween is approaching, and the crafting possibilities are endless! These autumn crafts for preschoolers are great for keeping your child entertained as the weather gets colder. They’re fun as well as educational. Most of our suggestions use supplies you probably already have at home.
We Adore These Autumn Crafts for Preschoolers
Fall Foil Tree Art
Your child will have tons of fun painting these colorful trees. Just grab some aluminum foil, fall colored paints, and paper. After you have gathered supplies, your child can roll the aluminum foil into a ball and start painting!
Fall Line Tracing Activity
These festive line tracing worksheets help preschoolers develop fine motor skills. Plus, they can color in the shapes after they’re done tracing them.
Here’s a mess-free craft that will look adorable hanging in your window. This craft requires a bit more prep, but the fun your child will have making this fall decoration is worth it. This article includes a video with instructions. These suncatchers will catch the eye of anyone passing by.
We’re batty about these paper bats. They’re a great way to get into the Halloween spirit. Hang them in your window next to your leaf suncatchers for a cute display to greet trick-or-treaters!
Color Matching Turkeys
This color matching craft combines education and fun. A definite boredom killer for those grey fall days.
Tons of Fall Fun
For even more crafting fun, check out this article which contains more than 30 crafts to keep your child busy all season.
From counting to colors to fine motor skills, your preschooler will learn many new skills, and it’s important to practice them at home. Doing fun craft activities is a great way to reinforce their new skills. We hope your child loves these autumn crafts for preschoolers as much as we do!
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