Are you ready to celebrate the arrival of spring? Here’s 40 + of the best spring worksheets, books, free printables, and crafts for Kinders. We’ve got everything from math to science experiments. Includes art projects and Mother’s Day gifts. Your students will love these fun Spring activities.
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Finally, we’re starting to see the signs of spring. It was a brutally cold winter. I don’t know about you, but I’ve been longing for warmer temperatures, budding trees, and green shoots.
I’ve found that most children love spring. The warmer temperatures and longer days entice kids outside. Spring brings tadpoles, dandelions, and mud puddles to enjoy. What’s not to love?
Why not take advantage of your student’s enthusiasm and bring a little spring joy indoors? To help you we collected our favorite spring activities. We’ve got spring science, math /literacy worksheets, and other spring resources. All these activities will engage your students and make your lessons fun.
LET’S START WITH 7 GREAT BOOKS
Here are 7 wonderful books to help you explore the changing seasons with your students.
6 SPRING SCIENCE ACTIVITIES
One of the obvious themes in spring is growth and new life. These lend themselves wonderfully to science activities. Planting and various life cycles are obvious choices for this time of year. We have plenty of those, but we’ve also got a special activity with Easter Peeps candy.
- Plant science unit (Planting seeds and plant life cycle)
- Parts of a Plant
- Recycled Peel Chia Monsters
- How Long Can You Stretch a Peep?
- Butterfly Life Cycle
13 SPRING MATH AND LITERACY ACTIVITIES
Obviously, you will continue to work on math and literacy as the weather warms up. Why not combine a spring theme with this work at this time of year? We’ve got lots of different ideas and printable worksheets make preparation a snap.
- Free Addition Sheets
- Number Bonds to 10 Rainbow Craft
- Subtraction Activities (full of activities with a spring theme)
- Spring Subtraction Art
- Sunny Day Addition Game
- Spring Snap Block Center
- Free Spring Sight Word Practice Sheets
- Spring Flowers Writing Activity
- Spring Short and Long Vowel Puzzles
- Monthly Writing Journal (use pages for March, April, and May.)
- Free April Printable
- Cut and Glue Sentences – Spring Theme
- Make a Mini Notebook For Spring
BONUS FREE CREATIVE WRITING SHEETS (2 worksheets)
We’ve created a couple of creative writing worksheets just for Simply Kinder readers. All you need to do is download and print the sheets. Here’s what you’ll get
The first page encourages creative writing. Students draw a picture about spring and then write a few sentences. This provides opportunities for students to think about spring. Then put their thoughts into a picture and then write about it.
The second worksheets is a fun spring writing activity. It is an easy way to get your students thinking about a new season. They describe some of their observation about spring and list some of their spring wishes. This worksheet is a great activity for individual or class work. Consider using the finished sheets as part of a Spring display board!
3 EASY ART ACTIVITIES FOR SPRING
Fun arts and crafts with a spring theme.
7 MOTHER’S DAY ACTIVITIES
Of course, Mother’s Day falls in spring, so here are some easy Mother’s Day Activities to enjoy with your students.
- Spring Flower Craft
- Printable Coupons For Mother’s Day
- Easy Mother’s Day Basket Craft
- Frame and Gift Book
- Card and Gift Bag
- Interactive Book
What are your favorite spring activities? How do you celebrate the arrival of spring with your students?
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