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40+ Easy and Fun Autumn Activities for Toddlers

Autumn is a truly beautiful time of the year and today I’m sharing loads of great ideas to help you celebrate the change in seasons with this round up of autumn activities for toddlers. With tons of ideas including sensory play, crafts and process art there’s loads of inspiration to keep you busy and most importantly having lots of fun together. We’ve shared over 200 activities for toddlers on this site so if you need more inspiration be sure to check them out!

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Autumn Activities for Toddlers

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As there are so many ideas in this I’ve split this into two sections to make it easier to navigate – Autumn Crafts for Toddlers and Easy Autumn Activities for Toddlers. There’s tons of inspiration in both lists including autumn tree crafts, leaves, hedgehogs and apples.


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I’ve called this post 40+ Autumn Activities for Toddlers as it currently contains 41 activities but I expect that the list will grow over the season as we add new ideas to it. To help you find the activities you want I’ve listed each section in the same order as they appear in the collages below. Want to make sure you don’t forget any of these fun ideas? Be sure to bookmark this page or pin an image so that you’ve got all these ideas to hand when you need them. Want more inspiration? Check out the posts at the end of this page for more fun themed activities for toddlers including inspiration for Thanksgiving and Christmas.

Autumn Crafts for Toddlers

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Autumn leaf potato stamps from How Wee Learn

Cotton wool painted apples from Crafts on Sea

Horse Chestnut snake from Red Ted Art

Autumn leaf suncatchers from Crafts on Sea – watch the video below for a quick tutorial on how they’re made or click through for the full instructions!

Leaf monster puppets from Messy Little Monster

Mess free autumn tree craft from Crafts on Sea

Apple suncatchers from Crafts on Sea

Duplo stamped apple tree 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

Pumpkin craft stick keepsake from Fireflies and Mudpies

Apple stamping craft from Natural Beach Living

Cork printed autumn tree from Rainy Day Mum

Dot sticker autumn tree from Fun Learning for Kids

Monster leaf puppets from Messy Little Monster

Autumn tree painting from My Bored Toddler

Autumn Activities for Toddlers

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Autumn sensory bin from Teach Me Mommy

A is for Autumn fine motor skills activity from Crafts on Sea

Autumn ice tower sensory play from Crafts on Sea

Contact paper autumn tree from Crafts on Sea

Autumn process art from Messy Little Monster

Autumn leaf threading from Picklebums

Autumn tree painting ideas from Crafts on Sea (this has a free printable with it to help you out too!)

Free autumn colouring page for kids from Crafts on Sea

Autumn leaf painting ideas with a free printable from Crafts on Sea

Pinecone rolling painting from Crafts on Sea

Balloon printed apples from Crafts on Sea

This mess free acorn activity is perfect for practising mark making – from Crafts on Sea

Apple themed writing tray from Crafts on Sea

Rolling acorn painting from Crafts on Sea

Autumnal scavenger hunt playdough from Crafts on Sea

Autumn sensory bin from The Natural Homeschool

Cinnamon playdough from Natural Beach Living

Autumn sensory bin for toddlers from Powerful Mothering

Autumn tree activity from Powerful Mothering

Autumn playdough from Rainy Day Mum

Nature exploration for toddlers from Schooltime Snippets

Yarn apples from Red Ted Art

Leaf hedgehog from Messy Little Monster

Edible bubble science with apples from Preschool Powol Packets

Easy leaf science experiment from Preschool Powol Packets

More Fun Activities for Toddlers

We love this round up of Halloween activities for toddlers with over 40 fun ideas!

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Love Thanksgiving? Get the kids ready with these fun and easy Thanksgiving activities for toddlers

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Or (and sorry if it’s too early to mention this yet!) but we have a great round up of Christmas activities for toddlers too.

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1 Comment

  1. juanita
    22nd August 2018 / 12:25 pm

    Thank you

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