Inside: If you are looking for some fun spring crafts for preschoolers, crafts that encourage exploration, you will love this collection! From flowers to butterflies to weather … these activities will work well at your spring art table.
I confess that I start planning our spring theme earlier than the other seasons. I am ready for this season of new growth and color. Of flower petals and caterpillars that turn into butterflies, of bees and birds and baby chicks.
This fun collection of crafts are the perfect compliment to your spring theme!
13 Easy and Fun Spring Crafts for Preschoolers
Egg Carton Caterpillar – A classic spring activity to go with your butterfly life cycle theme.
Big Beautiful Butterflies – Commercial sized coffee filters make the best big butterflies!
Fine Motor Rainbow – Build a 3-dimensional rainbow during your spring weather unit.
Flower Scissors Skills Flowers – These colorful spring flowers will allow great scissor practice for your toddlers. (The OT Toolbox)
Rainy Day Window Art – For those not-so-sunny days, toddlers will use resistance paint techniques to create a rainy spring window. (Munchkins and Moms)
Sponge Painted Butterfly Craft – Toddlers love stamping, so they will love stamping paint-covered sponges onto these colorful butterflies. (The Resourceful Mama)
Flower Print & Scrape Painting – Instead of painting pictures of flowers, toddlers will love painting with real flowers themselves. Put over a blue background, these colorful textures will look like a spring Monet landscape. (Playful Learning)
Paper Plate Flower Craft – Toddlers love to glue, so gluing scrunched-up tissue paper to their flower will be fine motor practice that they enjoy. (Crafty Morning)
Flower Petal Suncatcher – Toddlers will be able to examine the parts of spring flowers as they press them onto contact paper to create colorful spring suncatchers. (Messy Little Monster)
Easy Paper Plate Bee Craft – Toddlers will love painting and stamping stripes onto these cute and simple bumblebees. (Non-Toy Gifts)
Rainbow Spin Art Flowers – Spin art is a fun alternative painting method, and these spring flowers also provide toddlers the opportunity to practice their scissor skills. (Messy Little Monster)
More spring fun:
Spring Lesson Plans
I’m so excited to be one of the authors of these hands-on lesson plans for toddlers and for preschoolers!
Easy to follow lesson plans include activity modifications and adaptations to meet the needs of all learners.
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