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Easy Corn Craft For Preschoolers [Free Template]

We’re always all on the lookout for simple and fun crafts for young kids to make.

With fall right around the corner, we realized we don’t have many non-Halloween fall crafts! Because of that, we made this easy corn craft for preschoolers.

It’s cute, simple, and easy for little hands to make all by themselves!

Besides providing some fun, hands-on entertainment, this craft is great for working on fine motor skills, providing a background to learn new fall vocabulary, and learning to work with glue.

Watch our video tutorial or read the detailed direction below to see how to make this craft with your preschoolers, pre-k, and kindergarten children this fall!

Also, be sure to check out all of our fall crafts for preschoolers.

Corn On The Cob Craft For Kids

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Supplies

Related: Toilet Paper Roll Turkey Craft

Scroll to the bottom to find the download form.

Directions

Download the corn template, print, and cut out the pieces. There is a bubble-shaped corn that looks more realistic (but is harder to cut for little kids) or a simplified version for the youngest kids.

hands holding corn craft template

Glue the eyes in the middle of the corn cob, right above the smile.

hands gluing eyes onto paper corn craft

Glue the left husk on first, then the right husk.

hands gluing corn husk onto paper corn craft

Take the light orange marker and make some corn bubble marks all over the open parts of the corn cob.

hands drawing corn marks with light orange marker

That’s it!

Can you believe how easy and cute this craft is? It’s perfect for little kids!

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Want more fall activities? The fall printables bundle for kids is the perfect way to get your child excited for the upcoming fall season. With 80 pages of fun and learning, your child will be entertained for hours. From worksheets to color by numbers and pattern block mats, this bundle has everything you need to keep your child occupied and learning all at the same time.

How To Create A Fall Preschool Study Unit

More and more we receive emails from parents asking if we have related content to make a preschool study unit. Because of this, we are sharing all of our favorite fall preschool ideas to help you get started!

Fall Kids’ Books

So next time you’re looking for some fun storytime activities with your little one, grab a book from your shelf and read to them! Below are some of the top fall-themed books for kids.

There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed A Leaf: The mischievous old lady swallowed a handful of leaves! Her tummy started to rumble. So she swallowed some more items. Then even more. But as her stomach grew full, the leaves began to poke out through her mouth… when suddenly – poofffff! – it turned into a scarecrow!

Pete The Cat Falling For Autumn: Pete is not a fan of fall. But he decides to do some detective work and finds out that there are lots of things about this season he loves, like corn mazes, hayrides, wearing scarves, and apple picking! This story helps kids learn that even though they might not love every season of the year, there are still good parts to each one.

We’re Going On A Leaf Hunt: The seasons are changing, the days getting are shorter, and children everywhere are starting to make plans for their favorite outdoor adventures – and what could be more fun than a Leaf Hunt?!

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Fall Crafts For Kids

Crafting is a fun and educational activity for little kids!

Crafting helps kids develop fine motor skills. Cutting, gluing and painting all require precise hand movements, which kids can practice and perfect through crafting.

It also helps kids learn to follow instructions and be patient. Many crafts require kids to complete steps in a certain order, which helps them develop sequencing skills as well.

Finally, crafting is also a great way for kids to express their creativity! They can experiment with different colors, textures, and materials to create something that’s uniquely their own. Add in some of these fun fall crafts ideas:

fall kids craft image collage

Paper Plate Scarecrow – Fall is the perfect time to make a scarecrow! This scarecrow craft is simple and fun for kids of all ages. Just print out the free template, paint the paper plate, cut out the pieces, and glue them together.

Acorn Craft For Kids – This fall, keep the kids busy with this fun and easy paper acorn craft! Made out of just a few simple materials, this cute little guy is perfect for young children to make.

Pumpkin Craft For Preschoolers – This paper pumpkin craft is perfect for young kids. It’s easy to make and only requires a few simple materials. Plus, there’s a free template available. Just print it out, cut out the pieces, and let your little one assemble the pumpkin.

Fall Activities For Kids

Fall is a fun time of year for kids, and it’s also a great time to learn. These fall color by sight word printables are an easy and educational way for kids to learn sight words. Simply print out the pages and have your child color each of the spaces. This is a great way for kids to learn new words and improve their reading skills.

corn craft for kids

These fall worksheets for preschool are the perfect way to help your little ones practice pre-writing, counting, graphing, color matching, letter recognition, and more! With a variety of autumn-themed activities, these worksheets will get your child excited about learning.

Finish up this fall preschool unit in the kitchen when you make these pumpkin rice crispy treats! There are so many opportunities for kids to learn while cooking and baking!

Share With Us

Did you make this craft with your kids or students? We’d love to feature them on our social media!

For a chance to have your child’s craft featured, simply snap a picture of the completed project and post it to our Facebook page, email it to us directly by clicking here, or use #simpleeverydaymom on your social media!

More Fall Ideas For Kids

corn craft for kids

Corn Craft For Preschoolers

Prep Time: 7 minutes
Active Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 12 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

Learn how easy it is to make this corn craft for fall or Thanksgiving! It's great for preschoolers and kindergarten children!

Materials

  • Colored cardstock or construction paper
  • White cardstock
  • Glue stick or liquid glue
  • Scissors
  • Light orange marker
  • Corn template (download form located at the end of this post)

Instructions

  1. Download the corn template, print and cut out the pieces. There is a bubble shaped corn that looks more realistic (but is harder to cut for little kids) or a simplified version for the youngest kids.
  2. Glue the eyes in the middle of the corn cob, right above the smile.
  3. Glue the left husk on first, then the right husk.
  4. Take the light orange marker and make some corn bubble marks all over the open parts of the corn cob.

Did you make this craft?

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Free Corn Template

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Amy Frame

Monday 26th of September 2022

This craft is so cute

Sam

Monday 26th of September 2022

Thanks, Amy!

holly

Friday 23rd of September 2022

cute!

Sam

Monday 26th of September 2022

Thank you!

wendy

Friday 26th of August 2022

corn template

Sam

Saturday 27th of August 2022

Of course! All you need to do is enter your email in the form at the end of the post and the link will be sent to you 🙂

Priscila

Friday 8th of July 2022

Modelo gratuito.

Sam

Saturday 9th of July 2022

Of course! All you need to do is enter your email in the form at the end of this post to have the link sent to you :)

Joyce Evans

Monday 13th of September 2021

This is darling! Thank you so much!

Sam

Monday 13th of September 2021

Thanks and you're welcome :)

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