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65 Easy Christmas Activities for Preschoolers

Is your preschooler asking about Christmas as yet? Have you been searching for Christmas activities for preschoolers on Pinterest or Google? Today I will be sharing with you over 60 easy Christmas activities for your preschooler that you can do now. They will be so easy that you can aim to do one every day until Christmas and still have more options for next year. I will also share with you a quick list of common supplies at the end. Let’s walk.

Trying to find a few easy Christmas activities for preschoolers? Why not try a few of these: make a few ornaments, create a Christmas sensory bin and more


1. Christmas Scented Playdough from Learning 2 Walk. This post has recipes for cranberry playdough as well as cinnamon playdough.

2. Peppermint Christmas Sensory Bin from Learning 2 Walk

3. Marbled Christmas Trees from Simple Fun For Kids

4. Candy Cane Wrapping Paper from Simple Fun For Kids

5. Scented Marbled Candy Cane Craft from Simple Fun for Kids

6. Christmas Wreath Craft from The Jenny Evolution


7. Easy Christmas Ornament from Temecula Blogs

8. DIY Gingerbread Man Ornament from The Educator’s Spin On It

9. Reindeer Craft Frame from The Educator’s Spin On It

10. Nativity Sensory Bin from Golden Reflections Blog

11. Decorate the Felt Christmas Tree from Buggy and Buddy

12. Paper Shape Christmas Tree from Buggy and Buddy

13. Tear Art Christmas Wreaths from Buggy and Buddy

14. Christmas Light Chalk Stencil Art from Buggy and Buddy

15. Puzzle Piece Frame from Buggy and Buddy

16. My Little Snowman from Let’s Play Music

17. Kids Christmas Necklace from Sunshine and Hurricanes

18. Making Christmas Cards from Adventure in a Box

19. Button Coffee Filter Christmas Tree from The Good Long Road

20. Paper Plate Christmas Wreath from Crafts on Sea

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21. Stained Glass Christmas Tree Suncatcher from Crafts on Sea

22. Bubble Wrap Snowman from Crafts on Sea

23. Reindeer Footprints and Foam Board Christmas Tree from The Chirping Moms

24. Christmas Footprints from The Chirping Moms

25. Torn Paper Christmas Tree from Mama OT

26. Cotton Balls and Q-Tips Snowman from Mama OT

27. Sponge Painting Christmas Tree from Mama OT

28. Making Santa from a Piece of Wood from Rain or Shine Mama

29. Tape Resist Glitter Forest from Left Brain Craft Brain

30. Simple Candy Cane Craft from School Time Snippets

31. Handprint Reindeer from School Time Snippets

32. Paper Plate Bow Wreath from Kids Stuff World

33. Angel Keepsake Ornaments from Mommy Crusader

34. Toilet Paper Roll Angel Ornament from Mommy Crusader

35. Pretty Packages from Mommy Crusader

36. Feather and Pipe Cleaner Angels from Powerful Mothering

37. Kid Made Sparkly Ornaments from Powerful Mothering

38. Egg Carton Jingle Bells from Powerful Mothering

40. Gingerbread Men from Powerful Mothering

41. Personalized Star Ornament from Powerful Mothering

42. Stained Glass Wreath from In The Play Room

43. Kids’ Stocking Craft from In the Play Room

44. Pine Cone Reindeer from My Little 3 and Me

45. Chocolate Tree Decorations from My Little 3 and Me

46. Candy Cane Tree Decorations from My Little 3 and Me

47. Handprint Angel Craft from My Little 3 and Me

48. Snowman Texture Art from Sand in My Toes

49. 25 Countdown Crafts to Christmas from Mama’s Happy Hive

50. Santa Beard from East Coast Mommy

51. Santa Hat Christmas Card from The Mad House

52. Easy Stenciled Christmas Cards from The Mad House

53. Simple Washi Tape Christmas Cards from The Mad House

54. Advent Angels from The Mad House

55. Advent Crown or Wreath from the Mad House

56. Paper Plate Rudolph Reindeer from I Heart Crafty Things

57. Paper Plate Laced Christmas Tree from I Heart Crafty Things

58. Ornament Stamped Christmas Tree Craft from I Heart Crafty Things

59. Yogurt Cup Rudolph from I Heart Crafty Things

60. Kids Christmas Tree Craft from I Heart Crafty Things

61. Kid Santa Craft from I Heart Crafty Things

62. Simple DIY Christmas Lanterns from Learn with Play at Home

63. Shape Reindeer from My Bright Firefly

64. Handmade Christmas Wreath Cards from True Aim

65. Family Handprint Christmas Tree from Mama Smiles


Friday 27th of November 2015

What a great resource! What *did* people do for ideas before blogs and Pinterest? lol! #ThoughtfulSpot


Monday 23rd of November 2015

So many fun activities and crafts! Thanks for sharing at #made4kids!

Preschool Sensory Activities Christmas Peppermint Bin

Sunday 22nd of November 2015

[…] the inspiration of J, I decided to create a few preschool sensory activities for her to celebrate Christmas and to further build her anticipation. Today I will share with you our Peppermint Christmas Bin […]

Kate Williams

Monday 1st of December 2014

Thanks so much for including ours :D

Anne at Left Brain Craft Brain

Sunday 30th of November 2014

What an amazing list of activities!! I love that so many are made out of recycled stuff, too. Thanks for including our Tape Resist Glitter Forest!


Sunday 30th of November 2014

You are welcome Anne!!!