Kindergarten Activities are one of my favorite activities to bring forth.
Activities for kindergarten have a special place in my heart because when my oldest was about to be in kindergarten, I decided to homeschool her for that year.
I loved teaching her and learning through play with books and different methods of teaching in a fun way.
Kindergarten is such a wonderful and playful year of learning in a very fun way!
We didn’t really use worksheets very much and instead focused on reading a lot of books and practicing CVC words a lot!
Differentiated instruction lesson plans for kindergarten were so much fun because we used a lot of wholesome curriculum and resources.
You can read more about our Kindergarten experience here.
Alongside resources, play to learn and hands on activities are also very important.
I really enjoyed introducing my Kindergartener at the time activities that she can learn while playing such as:
I will be sharing below how different categories on how I will teach my kindergartener and these categories are as follows:
Learning games for kindergarteners
Fun learning activities for kindergarten
Easy games for kindergarten
Math Activities for Kindergarten
Alphabet Activities for Kindergarten
Related: Are you looking for how to teach kindergarten at home? Check out our Kindergarten Busy Book that is a great resource alongside any kindergarten curriculum!
What are the activities for kindergarten?
Kindergarten activities are composed of a set of different skills.
Here are some kindergarten activity ideas:
If you’d like to learn more about how I taught my Kindergartener at the time to read, go here!
What can I teach my kindergartener at home?
I will be sharing below many different play to learn activities you can try at home that require a few homemade essentials.
If you are looking for some of the basic skills kindergarteners would need to know, here they are:
Even and Odd Numbers
2d and some 3d shapes
Pre-primer sight words
How can I make kindergarten more fun?
You can make kindergarten fun by incorporating different fun hands on activities, kindergarten learning games and kindergarten ideas in a fun way!
I will share over 70 play to learn kindergarten activities with you below! 🙂
I am so excited!
Let’s get into them….
70+ Activities for Kindergarten
Learning Games for Kindergarteners
Salt Writing Tray – Active Littles
Rainbow Sprinkle Writing Tray – Active Littles
Halloween Counting Mats for Kindergarten – Active Littles
Will It Sink Or Float – The Chirping Moms
Color Word Car Park – Days with Grey
Hands on Number Line – Days with Grey
Math Card Games – We are Teachers
ABC Rocks – Hands on as we Grow
Make 10 – Mama Papa Bubba
Rain Cloud in A Jar – Active Littles
Traveling Waters Science Experiment – Active Littles
Leaf Proof Bag – Active Littles
Fun Learning Activities for Kindergarten
DIY Learning Box Activity for Kids – Active Littles
Number Counting Mats – Active Littles
Hands On Shapes – Learning 4 Kids
Lego Bricks for Learning Math – We are Teachers
Mouse Counting Mats 1-20 – Active Littles
10+ Math Activities for Kindergarten – Active Littles
Easy Games for Kindergarten
DIY Fish Pipe Cleaner Kindergarten Activity – Active Littles
Paperclip Float Science Experiment – Raising Life Long Learners
Sight Word Puzzles – This Reading Mama
Caterpillar Sight Words – This Reading Mama
Sight Word Find – Busy Toddler
Ocean Sight Word Search – Happy Toddler Playtime
Pool Noodle Spin and Spell – Raising Dragons
Water Cycle Kids Activity – Montessori from the Heart
Math Strategies for Kids – Montessori from the Heart
8 Skills For Kindergarten Readiness – Teach Talk Inspire
Lima Bean Name Activity – Active Littles
Math Activities for Kindergarten
Flower Math 5 year old activities – Active Littles
Kindergarten Busy Book – Active Littles
Apple Tree Match Subtraction Activity – Active Littles
Ping Pong Math Activity (Adding and Subtracting) – Active Littles
Kindergarten Number Match – Busy Toddler
Add to 10 Kindergarten Activity – Busy Toddler
Five Number Activities – Frugal Fun 4 Boys
Kindergarten Math Learning Game – Raising Dragons
Math Activities for Kindergarten – The Best Ideas For Kids
MultiAge Math Review Game – Little Pine Learners
Egg Carton Addition Flowers – Sparkling Buds
Counting And Addition Tray – Imagination Tree
Sticky Note Addition – Life Over C’s
Alphabet and Literacy Activities for Kindergarten
Spooky Alphabet Match for Kindergarten – Active Littles
Literacy Activity using Foam Letters – Active Littles
Alphabet Letters Shaving Cream Activity (Make Words) – Active Littles
Alphabet Magnetic Sorting + Vowels Activity + Free Printable – Active Littles
Ping Pong Alphabet Activity (Making Words) – Active Littles
Name Recognition Puzzle activities for 5 year olds – Play Teach Repeat
Name Recognition Activity – Play Teach Repeat
Fun activities for kindergarten class – Notepad Flip – Raising Dragons
10+ Alphabet Activities for Kindergarten – Active Littles
Related: Looking for free kindergarten math games? Check out this one here!
Books for Kindergarteners Recommendations: