Fall Crafts and Activities for Kids

September 27, 2021
Written by:
Joy Capps

There is a crispness to the air as well as the leaves that are falling to the ground. Autumn is the perfect time of year to let the youngest of learners explore the world around them to learn so much just from using their 5 senses! This could mean a hike in the woods or your own backyard plus fun fall crafts and activities for kids to do inside when the weather gets too chilly.

Fall Outside Adventures

Adventures await kids (and adults) of all ages. Head outside to enjoy the cool air and beautiful colors of the changing seasons.


Kitchen Activities for Kids

It is definitely a good idea to get kids started in the kitchen at an early age. It’s a good way to combine science, math, and reading. Cooking is a lifelong skill plus it has a yummy outcome! Here are some recipes perfect for the bounty of apples and pumpkins that can be found.


Fall Themed Arts and Crafts

These crafts are sure to be some creative fun to begin the changing season. Plus, it’s always fun to decorate for fall with some fun crafts. Share a smile by making some extra projects for the grandparents or neighbors!

  • Shrunken Apple Head Dolls DIY– Do any parents remember making these as a child? So much fun.
  • Fall Handprint Art– If you’re looking for fall handprint art and craft ideas here are 5 adorable handprints to choose from.
  • Fall Wind Chime Crafts for Kids– these look amazing and are super simple to create. A great decoration for the front porch for the fall.
  • Beaded Pipe Cleaner Indian Corn– these mini corns are cute, colorful, and very inexpensive to make – you can usually find the supplies at the dollar store!
  • Apple Stamping Craft for Kids– This apple stamping craft looks amazing, but it is so easy and inexpensive to make. Younger children will need help with the cutting and gluing, but stamping apples is fun for all ages.
  • Fall Leaf Art Projects for Kids– This amazing and affordable fall art project is simple to do, yet, a gorgeous watercolor art keepsake.


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