Summer is meant to be spent outdoors, but sometimes you need to take a break from the heat and the sun. Head inside and make some of these fish crafts together. They’d be great to make after a visit to the beach or an aquarium. And once summer is long gone, you can use these fish craft ideas for a preschool fish theme, an ocean theme, or Letter F week.
These creative fish arts and crafts ideas include some clever process art ideas so you can try painting with more than just paintbrushes. Enjoy!
Get a full week of fish theme lesson plans for
Home Preschool or your Preschool Classroom.
Fish Crafts for Kids
Fork Painted Fish (Fantastic Fun and Learning)
Handprint Fish Puppets (Blitsy)
Paper Plate Rainbow Fish (I Heart Arts n Crafts)
Water Gun Painted Fish (Toddler Approved)
Puffy Fish (I Heart Crafty Things)
Yarn-Wrapped Fish Craft (Fantastic Fun and Learning)
Fork Painted Puffer (Crafty Morning)
Cardboard Tube Fish Craft (No Time for Flash Cards)
Marble Painted Fish (Fantastic Fun and Learning)
Cardboard Fish Art (Deep Space Sparkle)
Potato Masher Fish (Fantastic Fun and Learning)
Celery Stamped Rainbow Fish (Crafty Morning)
Foil Fish (NurtureStore)
Get a Full Week of Fish Theme Learning and Play
Save time and get right to the playful learning with our printable lesson plan sets. Each set includes over 30 playful learning activities related to the theme, and we’ve provided different versions for home preschool families and classroom teachers so all activities are geared directly toward your needs.
This set includes active hands-on learning ideas and the following printables:
1) 1-15 Fish and Fish Bowl Counting Mats
2) Uppercase Letter Fish Cards
3) Lowercase Letter Bubble Cards
4) 0-31 Fish Number Cards
5) Fish Patterning and Sorting Cards
6) Fish Roll and Graph Math Game
7) Word Segmenting Fish
8) Shape Fish
9) Fish Word Building Mats
10) Fish Size Ordering and Sorting Cards