Let’s be real. Here in sunny Florida we are not going to be seeing any real snowflakes anytime this winter, but that doesn’t mean we can’t pretend a little. Whether you’re covered in snow or not going to see any, snowflake crafts and activities are one way to add some fun to cold winter days and more time indoors. These are some of the best snowflake crafts and activities we’ve seen and tried.
15 Snowflake Crafts and Activities
Gather a few basic craft supplies to make these button snowflakes from Happy Hooligans.
Use pasta to make these clever snowflake crafts from WeeLive.
You just might already have all you need to make these paper towel rainbow snowflakes from Twodaloo.
Sneak in some math with this beautiful symmetrical snowflake collage art from Buggy and Buddy.
Dress up a window with these gorgeous snowflake art using contact paper as a canvas from Twodaloo.
Add a little sparkle with these q-tip snowflake ornaments from Crafty Morning.
Make your own puffy paint and then create some puffy snowflake art on Inner Child Fun.
Kids will love the soft texture of the cotton balls in this easy snowflake craft for toddlers from No Time for Flash Cards.
Create and decorate play dough snowflakes with sparkly winter play dough.
Water play is fun year round. Try this snowballs and snowflakes sensory bin this winter.
Get moving with this Don’t Slip Off the Snowflake math and balance game from No Time for Flash Cards.
Learn about symmetry as you create snowflake art with popsicle sticks.
Make snowflake blotto art. (not pictured)
Take a closer look at snowflakes with this videos. (not pictured)
And we always love to read great books that go along with our themes. Try these books about snow for your snowflake theme. (not pictured)
Does it snow where you live? Let us know where you are in the world and what the temperature is right now in the comments. It’s always fun to see where everybody is from.
Get a Full Week of Snowflake Fun and Learning
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.
Use snowflakes as inspiration for a week of learning and play with this preschool snowflake theme lesson plan set full of hands-on math, reading, and science activities. Watch this short video to see just a few examples of the types of activities and printables included in this set: