Over the years we have collected a lot of different Christmas crafts and activities. We have had loads of fun doing them. Each year we have done something different and loved it.
There are over 20 Christmas activities ideas you can find. There are arts and crafts, Christmas sensory bins, Christmas fine motor activities, Chrsitmas painting, Christmas gross motor, and Christmas books.
I just love all the different activities that we have done.
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I love that there are so many Christmas crafts that you can do and have loads of fun doing them!
You can find our Christmas Printables collection here
Things to use with these Christmas Crafts
I always get asked what we used with the crafts and books. And these are just some of the items we use the most with these activities.
- dot marker or bingo daubers
- watercolor paper
- paper plate
- 1 1/2 inch circle punch
- construction paper
- Christmas Washi Tape
- Ceramic Christmas tree plastic lights
- Safari Ltd Designer TOOBS Christmas
- green yarn
- cookie cutters
- Mr. Willowby’s Christmas Tree
- There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Bell!
- Polar Express 30th anniversary edition
- Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer) (Little Golden Book)
Christmas Arts and Crafts
Here are our collection of arts and crafts that we have done. Each year we do different things, but we have a few favorites. We just love making wreaths. Plus they are fun to make. I let me girls pick a lot of the crafts that we do.
Tissue Paper Christmas Wreath are so much fun to make and look great in the windows.
Yarn Paper Plate Christmas Wreath is loads of fun for kids to make!
Easy to Make Paper Roll Nativity is something you can do year after year!
Yarn Poinsettia – Legend of the Poinsettia is loads of fun to make!
Tissue Paper Birds – The Birds of Bethlehem was a favorite and we have repeated this a few times!
Stringing Pom Poms is a great craft and fine motor activity.
Easy Christmas Decorating: Wrapping Pictures is our fun wayt to decorate the house!
Washi Tape Christmas Tree is a great fine motor craft for kids to make.
Washi Tape Wreaths are tons of fun to make and display during the holidays.
Torn Scrapbook Paper Holly Wreath is a fun way to use up left over scrapbooking paper.
Christmas Washi Tape Ornament Wreath are great fun to make and great for fine motor work.
Oil Pastel Ornament Wreath is super easy for different ages to make with fun and creative ways to make the ornaments.
Christmas Fine Motor Activities
I’m always looking for fun and different fine motor activities. There are so many different ones to pick from. Here is our collection we have done during Christmas time. We love the glass gems and have had tons off fun using them for fine motor activities.
Fine Motor: Sorting Christmas Lights is really fun for kids to do. They work on their pincher grasp and have fun.
Hands On Gem Patterns is fun math with fine motor.
Stringing Pom Poms is a great craft and fine motor activity.
Fine Motor Gem Wreath works the fine motor skills while making a wreath.
Fingerprint Wreath is fun with stamping finger prints.
Model Magic Christmas Tree is a fun way to work on fine motor and make a really fun Christmas tree.
There are so many different ways to paint and we love mixing up how we do it. We have used water colors, q-tips, and cookie cutters a lot!
Watercolor Christmas Trees are a fun way to use cookie cutters.
Q-Tip Painted Christmas Trees is fun painting with q-tips and cookie cutters.
5 Gold Ring Water Color Painting is a great 12 Days of Christmas activity.
Glitter Watercolor Christmas Lights Painting is a simple and easy to fo Christmas painting.
Watercolor & Oil Pastels Christmas Trees is a fun mix meduim art craft that you can do with kids.
Rudolph The Red Nose Watercolor & Oil Pastel Painting is a super easy painting activity that many different ages can do!
Christmas Sensory Bins
My girls just LOVE sensory bins. I’ve always got one up for the season. Every year we have had at least one for Christmas, and it was so much fun for them to have.
Christmas Lights Water Bead Sensory Bin is one that kids just love to dig around in!
Christmas Water Bead Search is so much fun to search around in to find the Christmas toob!
Christmas Light Sensory Bin was so much fun to dig around in.
Christmas Sound & Fine Motor Sensory Bin is one that kids can have tons of fun comparing different sounds with a little fine motor thrown in.
Christmas Button Sensory Bin is a fun rice and button sensory bin.
Christmas Sensory Bin has loads of Christmas themes for kids to explore through.
Christmas Jingle Bells and Rice Sensory Bin is a fun sound sensory bin to explore with different colored bells and rice.
Christmas Themed Gross Motor
I’m always thinking up new gross motor activities we can do. Check out some we have done below!
10 Lords a Leaping: Jumping Activities gets you up and jumping!
Polar Express this is a geat gross motor activity you can do with the book or movie.
Christms Themed Gross motor with a fun dice you can use as well.
Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer Themed Gross Motor has fun movements while you read the book!
Christmas Gross Motor With Bear Stays Up is a great way to get kids moving while you read.
The Nutcracker Gross Motor Activity has great movements with fun gross motor during Christmas that matches up with a great book!
The Gingerbread Man Gross Motor Dice has 6 fun movements for kids to act out.
Every year we find new Christmas books and have so much fun with them! You never know what fun books you are going to find.
Our New Christmas Books For 2015 a collection of fun new books we found in 2015.
Christmas Books & Reading Charts are a really fun way to read during Christmas time.
Countdown to Christmas with books a fun way to count down to Christmas with 25 books suggests!
If you are looking for Christmas Printables I have a few. You can find all of them by clicking on the picture below.
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