Sunday, October 23, 2016

Fall Family Fun Activities


  • Talk about how acorns are seeds, food for animals
  • Cut into an acorn and let the child (children) see what is inside
  • Talk about how acorns come from Oak Trees
  • Make cute acorn crafts


  • Compare leaves from various trees (size, shape, colors)
  • Leaf identification to identify leaves from different trees
  • Talk about why leaves change colors (lots of information on the internet about this one)
  • Cute leaf crafts
  • Leaf rubbings (put a leaf under a piece of paper and color over the paper to make a rubbing)
  • Leaf Prints (Paint a leaf or put ink on it and press down to paper to make a print)
  • Look at leaves through a magnifying glass


  • Apple picking
  • Apple tasting
  • Apple recipes
  • Talk about apple colors
  • Talk about apple parts
  • Paint with apples to make apple prints


  • Pumpkin Patch
  • Cut into pumpkins and gourds to explore
  • Pumpkin recipes
  • Pumpkin life cycle and pumpkin parts
  • Pumpkin seeds (count, roast, plant)
  • Halloween fun

More Fall Fun

  • Nature Walk
  • Corn Mazes
  • Talk about fruits and vegetables that can be harvested in the fall and harvest those that you planted to be harvested in the fall
  • View the video below for more descriptions and things I have done with my students from Ages 2 and up

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