With all of the vibrant colors and unique features of ocean creatures kids can have a lot of fun creating arts and crafts inspired by the ocean and sea life. These adorable ocean crafts for kids would go well with any ocean theme or summer learning.
Get a full week of ocean theme lesson in our printable preschool lesson plans
Ocean Crafts for Kids
These awesome Crab and Lobster Crafts are so easy to make and use materials from around your home.
Make your own DIY Sea Stars for those days when you’re daydreaming of the beach.
These Shell Crafts are the perfect way to use up any leftover shells from around your home.
This simple Coffee Filter Jellyfish is a great activity for your little ones.
Let your kids create a fun messy art project with this Handprint Fish
You only need a few materials to make this fun Ocean Craft
Display your beach treasures with this Egg Carton Ocean Craft.
Take a journey to the sea with this Starfish Ocean Craft.
Use this printable template to craft this adorable Paper Plate Ocean Craft with your kids
Create your own Kelp Forest Ocean Craft and add your own crafted fish!
You only need three simple ingredients to make this Ocean in a Bottle.
This fun Ocean Animal Coffee Filter Suncatcher is perfect for an ocean theme or summer fun.
This simple Ocean Craft Suncatcher only needs three things to make!
This cool contact paper Sticky Wall Ocean Craft is so much fun to make!
Get a Full Week of Ocean 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) Shark Dice Game (color and black/white)
2) Whale Dice Game (color and black/white)
3) Starfish Sorting and Patterning Cards
4) Ocean Letter Matching Puzzles
5) Ocean Life Number Cards 0 to 35
6) Ocean Family Counting Sets for Numbers 1-10
7) Sea Life Cards (for counting, patterning, and sorting)
8) Ocean Roll and Graph Game
9) Sea Life Word Building Cards
10) Sea Life Syllable Sort Activity
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