Easy & Fun Christmas Crafts For Toddlers & Kids Aged 2,3,4  and 5

Easy & Fun Christmas Crafts For Toddlers & Kids Aged 2,3,4 and 5

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Key points

  • Christmas Art Puzzle: Use legos or plastic bricks with Christmas art graphics for a simple puzzle, promoting engagement and problem-solving for toddlers.
  • Jingle Bell Freeze: Play a freeze game with jingle bells, encouraging movement and coordination in kids aged 2-5.
  • Christmas Tree Art Craft: Create a Christmas tree on cardboard using sponge pieces, allowing toddlers to paint with various colors and add stickers for extra creativity.
  • Christmas Sensory Craft: Make a sensory bin with Christmas-themed items like jingle bells, bows, and ribbons, providing a sensory exploration experience for toddlers.

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Christmas Art Puzzle

Jingle Bell Freeze

Christmas Gross Motor Craft

Christmas Tree Art Craft

Christmas Cognitive Craft

Christmas Fine Motor Craft

Christmas Sensory Craft

 

I have compiled a list of Easy & Fun Christmas Craft activities that you can do with your toddlers and kids. These activities will not only keep them entertained but will also support their development. Most of these crafts require items that you already have at home, making them convenient for everyone. Here are the crafts;


Christmas Art Puzzle

Christmas art puzzle

This is a simple puzzle that your toddlers will enjoy. All you need is some legos or plastic bricks arranged in a line and some Christmas Art Graphics and sticky photos. Attach the photos on top of the legos or bricks and cut through the spaces to split the photo into pieces. Let your toddler arrange the pieces into a complete puzzle.

Happy Toddler PlayTime shares how to make Craft Stick Christmas Puzzles.


Jingle Bell Freeze

Gingle Bell Freeze

This is a fun craft that can be done with kids aged 2-5. While playing or dancing, ring a jingle bell, and when it stops, everyone freezes. It's that simple.


Christmas Gross Motor Craft

Christmas Gross Motor Craft

This craft helps with arm, leg, and torso coordination. Designate someone who is in the center as Santa and let them give instructions like "Santa says Dance" or "Santa says Jump." You can add more directions to make it interesting and there's so much you can do under this.


Christmas Tree Art Craft

Christmas tree art

For this craft, you need some sponge pieces cut into triangles and dipped in different colors. Pin them on a white cardboard to form a Christmas tree, and let your toddler paint it with different colors using their painting brush. You can make this craft more interesting by providing your toddlers with awesome stickers to add to the tree.

The Spruce Crafts shares 17 Christmas Tree Crafts for Kids.


Christmas Cognitive Craft

Christmas Cognitive Craft

This craft helps with reasoning. Cut a huge triangular piece of cardboard and paint it green. Cut round holes and let your toddler push matching colored Christmas plastic balls through them. You can also write numbers or letters on the holes and let them push the matching balls through them.


Christmas Fine Motor Craft

Christmas Fine Motor  Craft

This craft helps to strengthen smaller muscle roots in the body, especially hands and fingers. For this craft, you need green triangles with different colored stickers. Have your toddler sort the stickers according to the color of each tree.


Christmas Sensory CraftChristmas sensory craft

This craft enables toddlers to explore their senses and the world around them. You can create a sensory bin with Christmas sensory objects like Jingle Bells, bows, ribbons, etc., and let your toddlers explore them.

 

The Island York shares why Christmas is so important to children.


These are the Easy & Fun Christmas Crafts for Toddlers & Kids aged 2 up to 5. If you think I missed any, feel free to leave your comments below. Stay fly!

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