In our classroom, the change of season or special occasion generated elevated excitement as children always anticipated finding freshly prepared materials on the shelves. For that reason, I gathered a collection of Spring themed hands-on individual activities for your preschool students.
Spring vocabulary cards for the memory or match-up games, storytelling startups and for building sentences.
Classifying cards with birds, bees and butterflies.
I spy with my little eye game
Size grading activity. Draw corresponding numbers on the back for the child’s self-check.
Russian matryoashka lacing/sewing cards
Number puzzles from 1 – 5, 1-10, dot counting 1-10, 10-1, 11-20
Russian matryoshka matching cards. Invite your student to create some of their own.
Gardening themed fine motor activity on number recognition with pegs
Sorting activity with animals and plants
Nature adventure hunt, and nature walk checklist.
Rainbow matching shapes and colors
Garden themed shiluette matching cards – memory game. This game is great for children under three.
Word puzzles for spelling out three-letter phonetic words
Language puzzles for reinforcing alphabet sequencing skills
Cutting activity with color and black and white images for coloring
Handwriting practice with baby animal names *(cursive option is included as well)
I hope my hands-on activities shared with you in the post will light a spark in your students’ eyes! You can find them all in one pack here: Spring Preschool Activities.
I also invite you to check out my Montessori Spring Pack for children aged 3-6: