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The Best Bucket List Fall Activities for Preschoolers This Year
Autumn is another wonderful opportunity to explore and create with your little learner. Everything is new and exciting for a preschooler which makes the learning even more of a magical experience. Check out our favorite fall activities for preschoolers to enjoy this year!
1 Go Apple Picking – Visit an orchard and pick the juicy, ripe apples. Later, use a few apples as stamps to create your own apple tree with these directions from Crafty Morning.
2 Collect Acorns – Are acorns covering the ground? Collect a basket full and use them for a color matching activity from Teach Beside Me.
3 Collect Fall Leaves – Find your favorite leaves. Can you find all of the fall colors? Take a few home to use as brushes to paint the fall leaves in this fun process art activity from Mom Inspired Life.
4 Play in the Leaves – One of the most memorable and fun experiences of childhood is jumping in a big pile of fall leaves. After you play in the leaves, play with the leaves with a counting memory game from Look! We’re Learning.
5 Go on a Bear Hunt – Enjoy the autumn weather with a hike through the tall, wavy grass. Don’t miss this fun and interactive children’s book and activities from The Homeschool Resource Room.
6 Visit a Pumpkin Patch – Take a look at the variety of shapes and sizes. Then, create your own pumpkin patch at home with an invitation to play from Nerdy Mamma.
7 Carve a Pumpkin – It may be spooky or friendly, but it will always be messy! Pumpkin carving with preschoolers is always fun. Learn more about the pumpkin life cycle with a printable from Homeschool Preschool.
8 Find Pine Cones – Collect different pine cones of different shapes and sizes. Then use them to create a beautiful pine cone painting with instructions from No Time for Flashcards.
9 Spot a Scarecrow – Find a scarecrow standing high above the crops. You can create your own at home with a free printable scarecrow activity from A Spoonful of Learning.
10 Be Thankful – There are so many things to be thankful for. Talk with your preschooler about what they are thankful for and create a thankful turkey display for Thanksgiving with instructions from Busy Toddler.
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