50+ Awesome Winter Activities & Crafts for Kids

INSIDE: Here is a massive list of 50+ awesome LOW PREP winter crafts, activities and sensory play ideas for kids! Great hands-on snow themed ideas perfect for toddlers and preschoolers.

Ok its that’s time again! Yup, time for another round up of crafts that you can actually do right now – the WINTER edition!!

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This time I have also included low prep winter activities that are easy for you but really fun for them!

Low Prep Winter Crafts & Activities for Kids

I always find the winter activities for kids that both I and my little ones enjoy the most are the ones that require little to no prep. For obvious reasons. But an easy set usually means simple rules for them and a uncomplicated clean up for me. This is even more true during winter when you are stuck inside more often than not.

Doing the voice of her Potato Masher Penguin

I have searched through Pinterest to put together this list of amazing winter activities and crafts for kids that are all easy to set up and for the most part only require supplies you most likely already have in your kitchen or bathroom and a few basic craft supplies.

Making the face of her Potato Masher Snowman

If you have these basic supplies and a few more listed below you can do these crafts right now! All supplies for the activities are also included in this list, and although they easy to set up some require a little bit of prep. But the prep is crazy easy and usually involves putting something in the freezer for a few hours!

Basic Craft Supplies Required:

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Basic Kitchen Supplies Required:

Basic Bathroom Supplies Required:

Basic Toy Supplies Required:

  • Lego
  • Puzzles
  • Magnetic Tiles

OK let’s get started!

Low Prep Winter Crafts

  1. Hot Chocolate Craft for Preschoolers – Happy Toddler Playtime
  2. Fork Painted Melted Snowman Craft – Happy Toddler Playtime
  3. Potato Masher Snowman – Happy Toddler Playtime
  4. Cotton Ball Snowman Easy Winter Craft For Kids – A Little Pinch of Perfect
  5. Potato Masher Penguin – Happy Toddler Playtime
  6. Melted Snowman Shape Craft Collage – Fun Learning for Kids
  7. Ball Painted Snow Globe Craft – Toddler Approved
  8. Lego Printed Snowflake – Happy Toddler Playtime
  9. Snowflake Paper Plate Twirler – Crafts by the Sea
  10. Snowman Discovery Phonics Bags – Happy Toddler Playtime
  11. Stunning Sparkly Icicle Craft – Kids Craft Room
  12. White Cotton Ball Penguin – Glued to My Craft Blog
  13. Hot Glue and Watercolor Snowflakes – Little Bins for Little Hands
  14. Paper Plate Polar Bear Craft – Artsy Momma
  15. Fork Painted Snowflake – Happy Toddler Playtime
  16. Handprint Snowflakes – In the Playroom
  17. Popsicle Stick Snowflake – Happy Toddler Playtime
  18. Q-Tip Painted Snowflake Craft – No Time For Flash Cards
  19. Coffee Filter Snowflakes – One Little Project
  20. Watercolor and Salt Snowflakes – Teach Beside Me
  21. Tape Resist Snowflake Art – Little Bins for Little Hands
  22. Pom Pom Painted Snowflake – Happy Toddler Playtime
  23. Birch Winter Tree Art Project – How We Learn
  24. Happy Paper Penguin Art – Deep Space Sparkle
  25. Winter Bubble Wrap Tree Kids Craft – Arty Crafty Kids
  26. Polar Bears in Snow – Fair Dust Teaching
  27. Snowy Owl Craft – Happy Toddler Playtime
  28. Alpine Tree Painted Art – Painted Paper Art
  29. Eric Carle Inspired Polar Bear – Art Sonia
  30. Coffee Filter, Straw and Pasta Snowflake Craft – I Heart Crafty Things
  31. Paper Plate Yarn Penguin – NonToy Gifts
  32. Winter Mitten Craft for Preschoolers – Housing A Forest
  33. Snowy Houses Art – Happy Toddler Playtime
  34. Mess Free Snowman Painting – Happy Toddler Playtime

Easy Winter Activities

  1. Winter Hat Sensory Bag – Happy Toddler Playtime
  2. Snowman Pom Pom Drop – Happy Tot Shelf
  3. Penguin Sticky Wall – Happy Toddler Playtime
  4. Build a Snowman Activity Tray for Preschoolers – Happy Hooligans
  5. Dot Sticker Snowflake – Happy Toddler Playtime
  6. Snowstorm in a Jar Winter Science Experiment – One Little Project
  7. Fake Snow Writing Tray: A Pre-Writing Activity – No Time for Flashcards
  8. Snowflake Drop – Happy Toddler Playtime
  9. Preschool Winter Math Counting Snowballs – Fun-A-Day
  10. Snowball Oral Sensory Games – And Next Comes L
  11. Salty Snowman – Best Toys 4 Toddlers
  12. Snow Marble Run – Happy Toddler Playtime
  13. Fizzy Ice {Science Activity for Kids} – Toddler Approved
  14. Fun Science Experiment: Crystal Suncatchers – Babble Dabble Do
  15. Why Do Pinecones Open? Pine Cone Science Experiment for Kids – Lemon Lime Adventures
  16. Snow Art – Happy Toddler Playtime
  17. Snow Puzzle – Happy Toddler Playtime
  18. Cardboard Tube Snowflakes – Happy Toddler Playtime
  19. Cookie Cutters and Snow – Happy Toddler Playtime
  20. Build a Snowman: Paper Towel Activity – Happy Toddler Playtime
  21. Snowflake Balance – Happy Toddler Playtime

Winter Sensory Activities

  1. Frozen Pom Poms – Happy Toddler Playtime
  2. Penguin Sensory Bottle – Happy Toddler Playtime
  3. Paint the Snow – Busy Toddler
  4. Snow Kitchen – Happy Toddler Playtime
  5. Snow Dinosaurs – Happy Toddler Playtime
  6. Frozen Pom Pom Soup – Happy Toddler Playtime
  7. Frozen Caps – Happy Toddler Playtime
  8. Arctic Letters Sensory Bin – Happy Toddler Playtime


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