Kids love animals. Kids also love crafting. Well, we’ve combined both in these wonderful tutorials for egg carton farm animals!
Help your kiddo learn all about animals while having fun exploring their creative side with these easy crafts.
Egg Carton Farm Animals
Which egg carton farm animals will you be creating? No matter which one(s) you choose, your kids will be learning about animals, working on their fine motor skills, and having a great time while doing it, too!
Farm Activities for Kids
There are so many fun ways to teach about farm animals. Here are a few engaging ideas that will help you teach your preschoolers about animals that live on the farm.
Farm Animals Movies for Kids
I love to incorporate movies and videos into our unit studies whenever possible. They’re perfect for sick days or rainy days. Here are a few ideas for kids:
PRESCHOOL BOOKS ABOUT The Farm
Fill your book basket with a great collection of books about the farm. Most of these books can be found at your local library or used bookstore.
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Mrs. Wishy-Washy’s Farm – Uh-oh. Mrs. Wishy-Washy is at it again. Rubbing and scrubbing all the animals on the farm. But this time they aren’t standing for it. Duck, Cow, and Pig are leaving mean old Mrs. Wishy-Washy for good!
Big Red Barn – Margaret Wise Brown’s simple, rhythmic text about the cycle of a day on a farm, where a family of animals peacefully plays and sleeps, has charmed generations of children.
Over on the Farm – Welcome to the farm, where pigs roll, goats nibble, horses gallop, hens peck, and turkeys strut! Count, clap, and sing along to the classic tune of “Over in the Meadow” while learning about life on a classic farm.
Our Favorite Farm Resources
Toddlers and preschoolers will love moving the animals around the farm in this farm playset travel toy.
This Fun on the Farm John Deere playset includes tractors, trailers, farm animals, farmer, and more!
Add some Old MacDonald Had a Farm finger puppets to your pretend play area, and your kids will act out their favorite farm stories over and over again.
Use this life cycle of a cow worksheet to teach your little ones how these adorable creatures change and grow from calf to adult. It’s the perfect addition to your life cycle activities for kids.
Choose one of more of these engaging Farm Board Books to read to your toddlers and preschoolers throughout your farm-themed unit.