Autumn is a gorgeous time of year and it’s fantastic to share it with young minds, thankfully there’s tons of inspiration in this round up of autumn activities for preschoolers to help you do just that! With everything from autumn tree crafts to apple themed writing trays and from leaf suncatchers to autumn colouring pages there’s plenty to grab their imagination – and hopefully yours too!
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Autumn Activities for Preschoolers
As there are over 40 ideas shared today I’ve split this round up into two sections to make it easier for you to navigate, Autumn Crafts for Preschoolers and Easy Autumn Activities for Preschoolers. All the ideas in this post are listed in the same order that they appear in the collage for each section – there are more ideas than in those two collages though so make sure you take a look through the list to get yourself tons of inspiration.
I’ve called this post 45+ Autumn Activities for Preschoolers but as between me starting the post and finishing it writing up more ideas meant I’ve already gone over my original 45 – whoops! There’s bound to be more ideas added as we progress through the season so do check back.
Want to make sure you don’t forget any of these ideas? Make sure you bookmark this page or pin an image so you have all of this inspiration to hand when you need it! Want more inspiration? Check out the links at the end of this post.
Autumn Crafts for Preschoolers
Pinecone apple trees from Buggy and Buddy
Autumn leaf suncatchers from Crafts on Sea
Pumpkin handprint photo keepsake from Teach Me Mommy
Paper strip pumpkin from Fireflies and Mudpies
Mess free autumn tree craft from Crafts on Sea
Autumn leaf bowls from Red Ted Art
Apple suncatchers from Crafts on Sea
Duplo stamped apple tree craft from Crafts on Sea
Movable leaves autumn tree craft from Crafts on Sea
Paper hedgehog craft from Crafts on Sea
Toilet roll owl craft from Crafts on Sea
Cotton wool painted apples from Crafts on Sea
Handprint hedgehog craft from Crafts on Sea
Resist art squirrel craft from Crafts on Sea
Mess free pumpkin craft from Crafts on Sea
Lego autumn leaves craft from Crafts on Sea
Popcorn autumn tree craft from Crafts on Sea
Washi tape autumn leaves from Crafts on Sea
Pom pom apple tree from Crafts on Sea
Torn paper apple craft from Crafts on Sea
Fist bump pumpkin craft from Thrifty Jinxy
Autumn leaf hats from Mosswood Connections
Autumn leaf people from Thimble and Twig
Pumpkin salt painting from Natural Beach Living
Tear art autumn wreath from Buggy and Buddy
Stuffed paper apples from Buggy and Buddy
Leaf lanterns from Red Ted Art
Handprint autumn tree from The Best Ideas for Kids
Felt apple pie craft from The Best Ideas for Kids
Easy Autumn Activities for Preschoolers
Balloon printed apples from Crafts on Sea – read the post to find out how it’s done or watch the video below!
Pumpkin counting mats from Fun Learning For Kids
Mess free pumpkin painting from Teaching Two and Three Year Olds
Contact paper autumn tree from Crafts on Sea
Apple themed writing tray from Crafts on Sea
Pumpkin slime from Natural Beach Living
Apple stamping craft from Crafts on Sea
Free autumn colouring page for kids from Crafts on Sea
Autumn leaf painting ideas with a free printable from Crafts on Sea
Free hedgehog template from Crafts on Sea
Pinecone rolling painting from Crafts on Sea
A is for Autumn fine motor skills activity from Crafts on Sea
Autumn ice tower sensory play from Crafts on Sea
Mess free acorn activity from Crafts on Sea
Rolling acorn painting from Crafts on Sea
Autumnal scavenger hunt playdough from Crafts on Sea
Autumn leaf match activity sheet from Thrifty Jinxy
Autumn suncatchers with seeds from Projects With Kids
Autumn leaf hunt maths activities from K C Edventures
Autumn colouring pages from The Natural Homeschool
Paint resist autumn trees from The Preschool Toolbox
Autumn themed mazes printable from Powerful Mothering
Autumn wall art from Powerful Mothering
Leaf art prewriting practice from Rainy Day Mum
Autumn colours plant science from Rainy Day Mum
Falling leaf fingerprint counting activity from Messy Little Monster
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