Christmas Activities for Toddlers
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This holiday season, explore this fun collection of Christmas activities for toddlers. They’re perfect for kids ages 1-3.
Whether you’re looking for a fun craft or a hands-on activity to add to your preschool Christmas activities, you’re sure to find something you love on the list of activities below.
Christmas Activities for Toddlers
Christmas Tree Thumbprint Art
This Christmas tree thumbprint art project doesn't take too much time to set up, and it's super easy for toddlers to make.
Handprint Angel Christmas Card
You can spread good tidings with this adorable handprint angel Christmas craft which also makes a great keepsake card.
DIY Snow Globe That Doesn't Leak!
Toddlers can help you pour the glitter into this DIY snow globe, and then they can shake it for a fun calming activity.
Simple Wreath Ornament Toddlers Can Make
This simple wreath is a breeze for toddlers to make! After an adult cuts out the center of a paper plate, toddlers can decorate it with bows.
Heart Shaped Easy Christmas Ornaments For Kids
Threading beads onto pipe cleaners is a fun fine motor activity, and this time kids can use them to create an adorable Christmas ornament for the tree.
Scrunched Paper Christmas Trees
Little ones can strengthen fine motor skills as they scrunch paper to decorate these paper Christmas trees.
Reindeer Cards: Kid-made Christmas Cards
Christmas crafts don't get any easier than adding a few elements to create these reindeer cards.
Lolly Stick Christmas Crafts
Kids can decorate craft sticks with pom poms, sequins, and pipe cleaners to make these craft stick Christmas crafts.
Pipe Cleaner Christmas Tree Ornaments
These pipe cleaner Christmas tree ornaments are simple to assemble. And, as kids thread beads on the pipe cleaners, the craft serves as a fun fine motor activity.
Christmas Sensory Bottles
These Christmas sensory bottles will need to be assembled by a grown-up. But, they're sure to provide hours of calming play this holiday season.
Frozen Pom Poms
I cannot wait to try this frozen pom poms Christmas sensory bin with my grandson this year!
Holiday Pom Pom Push
You can set up this fun holiday pom pom push toddler activity in about five minutes. Kids will work hard to push the pom poms through the holes in the box.
Toddler Christmas activity using sticky contact paper
Sticky contact paper is a fun thing to use with toddlers. When you create this contact paper Christmas tree, kids can decorate it over and over again.
Christmas Sensory Bin
Fill a bin with red and green rice, red and green toys, and small Christmas objects to create a fun Christmas sensory bin for your toddlers.
Christmas Tree Ball Sort for Toddlers
If you've got plastic balls (like you see in a ball pit), you can use them to create a Christmas tree ball sorting activity for toddlers.
PRESCHOOL BOOKS ABOUT Christmas
Fill your book basket with a great collection of books about Christmas. Most of these books can be found at your local library or used bookstore.
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Bear Stays Up for Christmas – Bear’s friends are determined to keep Bear awake for Christmas! So they wake Bear up and have him help them find a Christmas tree, bake cakes, hang up stockings, and sing Christmas songs. Bear stays up—by discovering that giving is one of the best Christmas presents of all!
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever – Meet the Herdmans—they lie, cheat, and love to give clonks on the head. They are, without a doubt, the worst kids in the history of the world. So no one is prepared when this outlaw family invades church one Sunday and decides to take over the annual Christmas pageant.
Christmas in the Big Woods – Christmas has come to the Big Woods of Wisconsin! Laura and her family are excited to celebrate. When Laura’s cousins, aunt, and uncle arrive, they spend their time together eating sweets, playing in the snow, and reading. Their holiday celebrations are full of simple joys.
These handmade, adorable Christmas finger puppets are perfect for Holiday party favors or any play day!
Turn ordinary laundry pins into a fun clothespin Christmas tree ornament that your kids will love hanging on the tree this season.