50+ Christmas Crafts and Activities for Kids

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The holiday season is approaching, which means it’s the perfect time to gather easy ideas for Christmas crafts and activities for kids! We’ve got a whole lot of wonderful Kindergarten Christmas crafts and activities to share with you today (though they will work for any early learner) so you’ll be ready for the festive season!

*Pair with our Christmas Centers and Activities for Pre-K & Kindergarten!

The holiday season is approaching, which means it's the perfect time to gather easy ideas for Christmas crafts and activities for kids!

50+ Christmas Crafts and Activities for Kids

From learning printables, to crafts, to fun games to play in the classroom – with this list, you are sure to find engaging things to do with your kids this Christmas! Let’s dive right in!

Learning Printables

These free learning printables are sure to get your students in the holiday spirit!

Have the kids practice addition with this gingerbread addition game.

Practice CVC words with this fun gingerbread themed game.

Explore word families with these Christmas themed printables.

Color by number worksheets are perfect for learning numbers. / Itsy Bitsy Fun

First trace the lines and letters and then color – such a fun festive worksheet set. / Totschooling

Grab your do-a-dot markers and dive into this amazing set of learning printables. / Gift of Curiosity

These alphabet tracing worksheets look so festive. / Itsy Bitsy Fun

Get hands on with addition and have fun with this Christmas Lights Addition printable. / A Dab of Glue Will Do

Can you find all the hidden words in this Christmas word search puzzle? / Happiness is Homemade

Practice spelling words with this freebie. / This Reading Mama

Practice vowels with your beginning reader with these fun Christmas light vowel sorts. / Playdough to Plato

Build counting skills while decorating a tree with these Christmas counting cards. / Playdough to Plato

Build your very own reindeer with this roll-a-deer printable activity. / Inspiration Made Simple

Have a ton of gingerbread fun with 22 gingerbread activities and centers.


Have fun in a hands-on way with these Christmas themed crafts!

Have the kids make and decorate their very own paper Christmas stocking. / Easy Peasy and Fun

This Christmas tree craft is a perfect classroom project. / Red Ted Art

Potato stamping is fun all year round. / Crafty Morning

Let each of the students decorate their unique Christmas wreath. / The Jenny Evolution

Or maybe have them decorate their Christmas tree? / I Heart Crafty Things

Grab the materials at the dollar store and let your students make their own puppets. / Messy Little Monsters

Turn cupcake liners into festive baubles. / Easy Peasy and Fun

When finished, this project will make the most wonderful display. / Artsy Fartsy Mama

Decorate your very own gingerbread man. / Crafty Morning

Another wonderful Christmas craft kids will love. / Artsy Momma

These paper bag gingerbread houses are so much fun to create!


Make homemade ornaments your students will be proud of with these fun Christmas ornaments!

Got twigs? Make these lovely Christmas ornaments. / Easy Peasy and Fun

Here is another great ornament you can make with twigs. / A Little Pinch of Perfect

Got puzzles that are missing pieces? Here is an idea on what to do with them. / Red Ted Art

These gingerbread ornaments not only look good but smell delicious too. /  Creative Family Fun

You can make wonderful snowflake ornaments with Q-tips. / Crafty Morning

Decorate the whole classroom with these jingle bell ornaments. / Powerful Mothering

You can turn ordinary pine cones into wonderful ornaments with just a little paint and imagination. /  There’s Just One Mommy

We just love how these pour painted ornaments look. / Happy Hooligans

If you have lots of scrap ribbons and fabric these ornaments are a must. / Fire Flies and Mud Pies

Use regular clay or make salt dough to make these textured ornaments. / Easy Peasy and Fun

Make a super cute popsicle stick reindeer to hang on the tree.

Games and Activities

These fun games are perfect for a holiday classroom party!

Bingo is such a fun classroom game to play. / Pre-K Pages

Match all the mittens with this fun matching game. / Happy Hooligans

Go on a gingerbread man hunt. / KCE Adventures

This drawing game will end with lots of giggles. / Housing a Forest

This North pole game sure looks like a whole lot of fun. / Home Confetti

This Christmas game requires some planning but kids will love unwrapping their mini presents. / Lets Get Together

Go candy cane fishing. / 3 Boys and a Dog

Get creative with this draw and listen game. / Picklebums

Find out who can build the tallest stack with this Christmas stacking game. / LalyMom

Become a snowman or a Christmas tree. / Mum in The Mad House

Christmas Card Ideas

Surprise someone you love with one of these handmade Christmas cards!

Use your fingers and make this lovely card. / Hands On as We grow

Create a unique Christmas tree card. / Buggy and Buddy

How about making a Grinch card? / I Heart Arts and Crafts

You can use noodles to create this wonderful card. / Crafty Morning

Make a curly Santa card. / Best Toys 4 Toddlers

If you have a few spare buttons these are a must. / Adventure in a Box

Use bubble wrap to create these festive cards. / Learn With Play At Home

All you need is some washi tape to make these amazing cards. / Fantastic Fun and Learning

Make someone’s Christmas even better with this Rudolph card. / Messy Little Monsters

Or print these cards for kids to color. / Kiddy Charts

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