New Years Preschool Crafts
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Check out this selection of New Years preschool crafts that are sure to engage your little ones during the holiday festivities.
Whether you’re hosting a preschool New Year’s party or you’re looking for a quiet activity to do with your little ones, you’ll find some inspiration for the kids for this New Year’s Eve on the list below.
New Years Preschool Crafts
Each of these crafts is designed with little ones in mind. You can choose to fill New Year’s Eve or New Year’s Day with crafting sessions, or you can make these crafts ahead of time in anticipation of the holiday.
New Year's Eve Wand Craft with Free Printable
Ring in the New Year with these printable festive New Year's Eve wands! An easy craft kids of all ages will enjoy. Projects with Kids
Easy firework craft for New Year and beyond
Two crafts in one for little ones - these are simple ideas for creating fun fireworks with the kids one using paint and the other using glitter. Kiddy Charts
Easy New Years Eve Paper Plate Craft
This easy New Years Eve paper plate twirler craft is a great way for preschoolers to practice their scissor skills. Crafts on Sea
Paper Cup Party Popper Craft
This party popper craft is so quick and easy to make, it really doesn’t matter if you don’t hang on to it. The best bit about these party poppers, is that they really POP and you can make them as messy or tidy as you like. Red Ted Art
FREE 2021 New Years Eve Hats for Kids to Color
Whether your kids will be staying up until midnight or not, they can still celebrate the New Year with these fun New Year’s Party Hats! Kids will love this fun and creative way to ring in the New Year! Artsy Craftsy Mom
Water Bottle Noise Maker New Years Eve Craft
This New Years Eve noise maker craft is fun to make and shake to ring in the new year. Recycle your water bottles into some fun homemade musical instrument. Wunder Mom
New Year’s Eve Countdown Activity For Kids
Create your very own countdown ball using a paper plate and glitter star stickers. You can decide to count to 10 or 12 depending on your family's preference. JDaniel4’s Mom
Easy Fireworks Painting for Kids
Kids can paint their own fireworks with these easy homemade firework stampers! Danya Banya
“RINGing” in the New Year with a Circle Theme Kids Party!
Your children can cut and glue fancy paper into a New Year’s paper chain to help ring in the new year. The Preschool Toolbox
DIY Confetti Poppers for Kids! (STEAM Activity)
DIY confetti poppers are a great sensory item to make using balloons and toilet paper tubes. Team Cartwright
New Years Eve Countdown for Kids
This New Years eve countdown for kids can be personalised by adding treats, games or activities to the New Years Eve bags that you know your kids will love! Messy Little Monster
Cupcake Liner Fireworks Craft
Using festive cupcake liners and scissors your children can create colorful fireworks artwork to celebrate New Years Eve. A Little Pinch of Perfect
Wishing Wand New Year craft for Children
Here’s a lovely New Year craft for children that encourages them to think about their hopes and dreams for the year ahead: a magic wishing wand craft. Nurture Store
Pipecleaner Happy New Year Crown!
Use pipe cleaners to create Happy New Year Crowns for your little party goers to wear and help make. How Wee Learn
Festive Chalk Pastel Fireworks Art Project
Chalk pastels are a great medium for your child to use on dark paper to create colorful firework pictures. Projects with Kids
New Year bells craft for kids
Check your recyclable bin for supplies to make New Year bells, a simple recycled craft for kids. The Gingerbread House
New Year's Eve Fun Paper Fortune Cookies Craft
These paper fortune cookies are perfect for kids to help make during the days off between Christmas and New Year’s Eve. The craft is super simple and needs barely any supplies, yet making these fun fortune cookies can keep the kids busy for hours. Crayons and Cravings
Easy New Year's Eve DIY Noise Maker Craft for Kids
Your kids and guests will love shaking their DIY Noise Maker all night long. These little spirit sticks are super sparkly and festive plus they are easy to make. Natural Beach Living
A Wishing Tree Craft Activity for New Year
Create a wishing tree to help usher in a New Year with hopes, dreams and wishes for a good one! Baby Budgeting
Rocking New Year Paper Plate Craft
This rocking paper plate New Year Craft is really easy to make and fun for kids of all ages. They’ll enjoy the word play and making their craft rock from side to side. Kids Craft Room
PRESCHOOL BOOKS ABOUT THE NEW YEAR
Fill your book basket with a great collection of books about the new year. Most of these books can be found at your local library or used bookstore.
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New Year’s Day for Cats – Cat tells readers why this New Year is something to cherish as he journeys through the cityscape of “Meow Square.” This book has a rhyming style that is sure to engage young readers. This book is perfect for holiday read alouds and storytimes.
The Night Before New Year’s – It’s the night before New Year’s, and the whole family is determined to stay up until midnight! Everyone’s stocked up on sparkly streamers and festive party hats, but after a night filled with card games and too many cupcakes, the little ones are getting sleepy. . . Can they make it until the clock strikes twelve?
Shante Keys and the New Year’s Peas – Shanté Keys loves New Year’s Day! But while Grandma fixed chitlins, baked ham, greens, and cornbread, she forgot the black-eyed peas! Oh no―it’ll be bad luck without them! So Shanté sets out to borrow some from the neighbors.