Space has been a favorite theme at our house for a long time. We have done several different projects with it. It is one project you can do over and over at different ages and still find something to do.
There is a wide collection of things we have done plus a few links to others as well. You are going to find printables and activities in various types.
The main themes are space, planets, rocket ships, constellations, and Star Wars.
It is always fun to add more space activities every year! It has been one of our favorite themes! Keep track of this page for future space themed printables and activities.
Things to use with these Space themed Printables & Activities
There are just a few of the items we used with these printables and activities.
- copy paper
- white cardstock
- stardust cardstock
- laminating pouches
- dot marker
- dry erase markers
- unifix cubes
- clear counters
- lacing letters
- cube dice
- oil pastels
- watercolor paper
- black water beads
- black glitter cardstock
Space Themed Printables
There are so many different printables I have made for space. You can check them out below. There are themed packs which have a variety of ages and type of work them. There is also math, reading, writing, and other printables. I have a wide range of ages.
It includes all things space which I’ve added in my Star Wars printables as well! It makes it easy to find it all in one spot.
Space Pack is a great Tot to Kindergarten pack for kids to learn about the planets. Over 100 pages and includes dot marker pages as well.
Space Activities Pack has 191 pages of prewriting, shapes, ABCs and numbers! It has a mix of no-prep, clip cards, easy reader books and tracing strips for kids to use.
Planets Learning Pack is one the packs on the site that have worksheets for older kids in it. There are fill in learning sheets and more. It has over 90 pages.
Jump In To Summer Learning: Space Week 1 is a great summer learning program that has Tot through 1st Grade included in it.
Star Wars Pack has 65 pages with loads of activities for ages 2 to 8.
Star Wars Pack Update has over 37 new math and language pages to add to the orginal pack.
Space Themed Learning To Read, ABCs & Writing
Sequencing Sets for Space Themes: The Planets & The Moon is a great set it has the first moon landing plus a phases of the moon. Both sets are great to have about the moon.
Work on your sight words with these Hands-On Space Themed Sight Word Cards. All 200 Dolch sight words and 95 nouns are included in the set.
Easy to Play Rhyming Planet and Star Matching Game is a fun game to match different types of rhymes form cvc, cvcc and cvce.
Space Themed Hands-On Mat for Making IP Word Family Words has 16 words for kids to build with this fun space themed mat.
Phases of the Moon Bookmark with Journal is a great way to watch the moon and how it cycles around the earth. You have a great journal and bookmarks to help.
Space Themed Finds: ABC, Number Shape & Sight Words are a fun way to look for and find ABC, Number Shape & Sight Words with tracing included.
Going to the Moon Easy Reader Book is a great easy reader book for kids to read about the moon.
Order of the Planets Easy Reader Book works on numbers order for kids with planets.
Space Themed Math, Numbers & Shapes
Star Wars Math: Comparing Stormtrooper Fractions is a great way to work on learning different fractions.
Space Themed Number Color and Trace is a great way to work on numbers 0 to 20.
Space Dot the Number & Count The Number is a great way to work on numbers 0 to 20. It comes in color and black and white.
You can also find a fun Crescent Moon version as well.
Star Wars Themed Daily Math is a way to work on math every day with a Star Wars Theme.
Star Wars Themed Number Printables is a daily number printable that you can use with kids.
Fun Space Skip Counting by 5 Puzzles are a hands-on way to work on skip counting by 5s.
Hands-On Space Themed Division Clip Cards are a fun hands-on activity for working on Division. You have 12 pages with numbers 1 to 12 covered.
Space Theme Division by 8 Matching is a fun hands-on activity for matching division by 8s.
Space Theme Skip Counting Strips are fun skip counting strips activities that work on numbers 1 to 12.
Planet & Spaceship Place Value Sorting has three levels of place value to work from first grade to fourth grade!
Hands-On Fun With Star Themed Shape Playdough Mats are some fun playdough mats for kids to work on shapes.
Fine Motor Fun With Space Shape Tracing is a nice shape tracing activity with 8 shapes to work on.
Other Space Themed Printables
7 Days of Blast Off Space Printables! was a fun series that Royal Baloo and I did. Be sure to check out all seven days from both of us.
Handy Free Planet Information Bookmarks For Kids are a fun way to learn about the planets in our solar system.
Fine Motor Fun: Planet Themed Prewriting Activity has 6 fun prewriting pages for kids to use.
Moon Landing Gross Motor Dice has 6 fun movements that get kids moving while working on learning about the moon.
The Rocketing Space Gross Motor Dice will get kids moving in no time with these fun movements.
Eclipse Recording Sheet: Lunar or Solar is a great recording sheet you can do while watching these fun events.
Planets Calendar Set with space themed planet calendar cards!
Also check out these other space printables:
- Silly Sentences from Space – Fun with Reading by Royal Baloo
- Printable Constellation Cards by Teach Beside Me
- 50+ (mostly) free Space Printables for kids by Gift of Curiosity
- Space Math- Moon and Star Muffin Tin Number Game by JDaniel4’s Mom
- Astronaut Ten Frame Matching Game by The Kindergarten Connection
- Space Theme Grid Games by Stay At Home Educator
- Printable Solar System Subtraction Activity by Life Over C’s
- Solar System Worksheets for Kids by Itsy Bitsy Fun
- Emergent Readers About Space by The Measured Mom
Space Art Crafts & Activities
Crafts and activities can cover a wide range. You are going to find sensory bins, hands-on crafts, kids being creative with stickers, fine motor activities, and more.
There are constellation and planet-themed activities that cover different types of skills.
20+ Moon Printables & Activities is a great theme for space activities.
10+ Space Books We Love are some of our favorite books to read about space. Loads of reading for a fun subject.
October Poppins Book Nook: Beyond Our Planet is a great set of books we used for our theme for that month.
Space Themed Summer Fun for Kids has some great ideas that kids can do for a space theme.
Space Water Bead Sensory Bin is a great sensory bin to explore different parts of space and the planets with water beads…and we love those water beads.
Space Sensory Bin is a simple space objects and beads bin that takes just minutes to put together.
Kinetic Sand Space Moon Walking Sensory Bin is a great sensory bin for kids to play in.
Hands-On Making Constellations Sensory Bin is a great fine motor activity that kids can do while learning about the constellations.
Space Story is about letting kids be creative in their use of sticks and have fun just learning and creating.
Arts & Crafts
Easy Galaxy Oil Pastel Painting is a fun craft to look at galaxies and how they are all different.
Model Magic Planets are such fun to make and hands-on ways for kids to see just how different the planets can be.
Making Constellations is a fun way to see crayon resist in action while working on different constellaions.
Easy To Make Torn Paper Planets is a simple and easy craft that you make from torn paper that works fine motor skills into the learning.
Fine Motor Perler Bead Planets are loads of fun to make and allow kids to think about how different each of the planets is.
A Fun Space Theme Wreath is a simple and easy space themed wreath for kids to make.
Fun to Make Washi Tape Moon is a great fine motor craft that kids can do with gray colored washi tape. It is simple and easy to prepare and make.
Easy to Make Phases Of the Moon Wreath is an easy way to show the different phaes of the moon.
Watercolor Moon: Lunar Eclipse is a great process art activity and learning about lunar eclipses.
Process Art: Watercolor Moon is a fun watercolor painting activity for kids to make a moon.
Model of phase of the Moon with a fun book tie in for the magic Tree House Series.
Watercolor & Oil Pastel Night Sky is a fun night sky painting activity.
Watercolor Galaxies are fun watercolor pencil galaxies that you can make.
Also check out these other space activities:
- Star Counting Activity by Inspiration Laboratories
- Galaxy Calm Down Bottle by Preschool Inspirations
- Galaxy Art & Science by Preschool powol Packets
- Summer Skies Marshmallow Constellations by Schooling A Monkey
- The Universe: The Milky Way & Solar System by Every Star is Different
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