St. Patrick’s Day Activities for Kids
It’s that time of year again! 🙂
St. Patricks Day is around the corner and spring is coming very soon.
The flowers will be blooming soon if they haven’t already.
The sun will come out and shine its warm cozy rays onto us and outdoor play will be taking over again. 🙂
So, below is a grand list I have compiled for you by some amazing bloggers you may already be following, themed for this time of year – St. Patrick’s Day
I love making these lists each month.
They help me bring forth themed activities and crafts for my children and I hope they help your family too!
Here are some of our past activities and crafts for kids activity lists:
…and now, this list you are about to see below, all themed for St. Patricks Day for kids! 🙂
What can you do on St Patrick’s Day?
I will be categorizing this list by the following categories:
St. Patricks Day Activities for Toddlers
St. Patricks Day Activities for Preschoolers
St. Patricks Day Activities for Kindergarteners
Sensory Activities for St. Patrick’s Day
St. Patricks Day Arts and Crafts
What do kids do on St Patrick’s Day?
Here are some ideas you can possibly try with your littles on this day:
Talk about the meaning behind St Patrick’s Day by heading over to your local library and checking out a kid friendly book all about the history and/or meaning of this holiday.
Make rainbow necklaces by cutting strips of construction paper, gluing the ends together and creating a band of different colored circles.
Create a fun treasure hunt for your littles and if you’d like to turn it a bit educational, count them!
Make a St Patrick’s Day craft.
I will be most likely sharing over 10 of them below. 🙂
Attend a St Patrick’s Day parade if your town is having one.
This is great for learning more about this holiday.
Make a lucky charms rice krispies treat or a fun inspired St Patrick’s Day dish that will work well to try out with your family.
Print out some fun St Patrick’s Day printables.
You can find them here.
These are just some ideas that I can think of that will be helpful as fun family activities for St. Patrick’s Day!
How do schools celebrate St Patrick’s Day?
There are a variety of ways a school can celebrate St Patrick’s Day whether in a school setting or if you are a homeschooler right at home.
Let’s get into the St. Patricks Day Crafts and Activities: 🙂
St. Patrick’s Day Activities for Toddlers
Rainbow Dot Sticker Lineup – Busy Toddler
Easy Toddler Window Craft – Hands on as we Grow
Stamping Shamrocks – How Wee Learn
Pom Pom Painted Rainbow – Fantastic Fun and Learning
Fruit Loop Rainbow – Housing a Forest
Irish Flag Craft – Kids Activities Blog
Rainbow Necklace – Mommys Bundle
Footprint 4 Leaf Clover – Fun and Print Art Blog
Contact Paper Shamrock – Play Dr Hutch
Bubble Wrap Rainbow – I Heart Crafty Things
ABC Color Sort – Busy Toddler
Fizzing Shamrocks – Gift Of Curiosity
5 Little Shamrocks Song and Craft – J Daniel 4s Mom
St. Patrick’s Day Activities for Preschoolers
Spin art Shamrocks – Teaching 2 and 3 Year Olds
Gold Glitter Slime – Natural Beach Living
Shamrocks for St. Patrick’s Day – Hands on as we Grow
Shamrock Suncatcher – The Best Ideas for Kids
Learning about Colors – Little Pine Learners
Foam Dough Hidden Shapes – Crayon Box Chronicles
Yarn Wrapped Shamrock Craft for Preschool – Red Ted Art
Rainbow Heart Loose Parts – Happy Tot Shelf
Craft Sticks Leprechaun Hat – The Resourceful Mama
Measuring Leprechaun Pots – Coffee Cups and Crayons
Rainbow Collage – Happy Hooligans
St. Patricks Day Pot of Gold Craft – Fantastic Fun and Learning
Rainbow Suncatcher – Messy Little Monster
Lego Rainbow – Kids Activities Blog
ABC activities with gold coins – Fun-A-Day
Rainbow Brush Painting – Hello Wonderful
St. Patrick’s Day Activities for Kindergarteners
Leprechaun STEM ideas – Little Bins for Little Hands
Leprechaun Trap Idea – Buggy and Buddy
Pot of Gold Sight Words – Simple Fun for Kids
St. Patricks Day Confetti Slime – Little Bins for Little Hands
Rainbow Science for Kids – Buggy and Buddy
Roll and Draw a Leprechaun – J Daniel 4s Mom
Fizzing Rainbow Science – Fun with Mama
March Writing journals – Preschool Teacher 101
DIY Addition Counting Activity – Montessori from the Heart
Rainbow Math Game – Housing a Forest
Rainbow Jar Science Experiment – Playdough to Plato
Scavenger Hunt – Happy Home Fairy
Salt Crystal Shamrocks – Fun with Mama
Rainbow Corner Bookmark – Red Ted Art
Rainbow Mandala – Happy Hooligans
How to make Rainbow Cookies – Red Ted Art
Sensory Activities for St. Patrick’s Day
Rainbow Sensory Bag – Raising Dragons
Rainbow Sensory Rice – Happy Toddler Playtime
Leprechaun Slime – Preschool Inspirations
St. Patrick’s Day Sensory Bag – The Chaos and the Clutter
How to make Gold Slime – Fun-A-Day
Lime Jello Playdough – Plain Vanilla Mom
St. Patricks Day Sensory Bin – Little Bins for Little Hands
Soap Foam Sensory Play – Hello Wonderful
Sensory Sand – Pre-K Pages
St Patricks Day Playdough Kit – Mama Papa Bubba
Sensory Bottle for St. Patrick’s Day – The Chaos and the Clutter
Shamrock Art – Fireflies and Mudpies
Leprechaun Hat Blowers – Kids Craft Room
St. Patricks Day Arts and Crafts 13
Paper Tube Leprechaun Craft – Hello Wonderful
Lucky Green Bubble Art – Play Teach Repeat
Rainbow Handprint Craft – B-Inspired Mama
Shamrock Art – Teaching 2 and 3 Year Olds
St. Patricks Day Process art – Emma Owl
Scrape Painting Shamrock – The Best Ideas for Kids
Shamrock Art – The Resourceful Mama
Leprechaun Paper Plate Mask – I Heart Crafty Things
Shamrock Toilet Paper Craft – Montessori from the Heart
Pot of Gold Craft – Fantastic Fun and Learning
Rainbow Shamrock Art – Hello Wonderful
3D Rainbow Card – The Inspired Tree House
Water Color Shamrocks – Teaching 2 and 3 Year Olds
Rainbow Toilet Paper Binoculars – Sassy Dealz
Apple Shamrock Stamp – Crafty Morning