27 Super Cool Penguin Activities for Kids

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Penguins are fun to learn about any time of year, but they seem to be an even bigger hit in winter. It must be the snow that makes us love them even more in the winter months! I love learning about penguins with kids, because they are so engaging, and kids often have a lot of misconceptions about them (like the fact that they do NOT live with polar bears). These 27 super cool penguin activities for kids include must-try crafts, printables, and more to add to your lesson plans or penguin units!

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These 27 super cool penguin activities for kids include must-try crafts, printables, and more to add to your lesson plans or penguin unit!

27 Penguin Activities for Kids

Have fun learning how to Draw a Penguin. // The Natural Homeschool

Build up fine motor and concentration with fun Penguin Lacing Cards. // Living Life and Learning

Practice scissor skills with these Penguin Cutting Practice pages. // Simple Fun for Kids

Like I Spy games? Grab this Penguin Snowball Game! // Simple Fun for Kids

Review upper and lowercase letters with this Penguin Alphabet Match.

This list includes free crafts and printables about penguins!

Whip up some homemade snow and have a blast with Penguin Tuff Spot Play. // Let Them Be Small

This Penguin Math Game is great for building number sense! // Fantastic Fun and Learning

Get ready for some sensory fun with this Penguin Hop Counting Game. // Fantastic Fun and Learning

Learn all about Penguins of Antarctica with these engaging activities. // Living Montessori Now

Engage all your learners with these Multi-level Penguin Activities. // Living Montessori Now

How do Penguins stay dry? Find out how with this fun experiment! // Raising Little Superheroes

Check out the fun penguin-themed math, literacy, and science activities!

Grab some supplies and make this adorable Penguin Craft. // J4 Daniel’s Mom

Learn all about penguins, and have so much fun with this Penguin Ice Melting activity! // Little Bins for Little Hands

Build Patterns with Penguins with this math activity and printable. // School Time Snippets

Grab some popsicle sticks and make these cute Penguin Puppets. // Crafty Moms Share

These Penguin Science Experiments are sure to get your kids excited about penguins! // Preschool Powol Packets

Have fun with hands-on learning about penguins!

This Penguin Art Project is fun for any kid, and they look so beautiful on display! // Preschool Powol Packets

Make a Penguin Sensory Craft for some hands-on penguin fun. // Artsy Momma

Learn about symmetry with Ink Blot Penguin Painting. // Artsy Momma

Practice sight words and fun penguin-themed words too with this Penguin Sight Word and Vocabulary Game.

Review colors and counting with this exciting Feed the Penguin Color Game. // Rainy Day Mum

Penguins are always a hit to learn about with kids and these activities will be too!

Learn about the polar regions with a Penguin Learning Ladder. // Natural Beach Living

Research and Record Penguins with this helpful lapbook. // Mrs Jones’ Creation Station

Have a blast counting (and have a snack while you are at it!) with these Penguin Counting Mats. // Modern Preschool

This Penguin Teen Number Game makes a great math center for working on those tricky teen numbers.

Get ready for some hands-on fun with Penguin Oobleck Sensory Play. // Messy Little Monster

Penguin Ice Play is sure to be a hit with your kids! // Messy Little Monster

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