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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 perfect 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 directions below to see how to make this great 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

Directions

Download the sweet corn template, print, and cut out the pieces. There’s a bubble corn shape that looks more realistic (but is harder to cut for little kids) or a simplified corn cob shape for younger 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 corn husk on first, then the right husk piece.

hands gluing corn husk onto paper corn craft

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

hands drawing corn marks with light orange marker

That’s it! Can you believe how cute this simple craft is? It’s perfect for little kids! Check out some of our fall worksheets while you’re here!

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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 fun ideas for preschoolers to help you get started!

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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 Some Leaves: 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 and hand-eye coordination, which kids can practice and perfect through crafting.

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

We have tons of easy fall crafts that older and younger children can enjoy. Each craft has step-by-step instructions and only requires basic materials you likely have at home! Add in some of these fun craft ideas this fall season:

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Paper Plate Scarecrow – Fall is the perfect time to make a scarecrow! This great fall craft is simple and fun for kids of all ages. Just print out the free template, paint the paper plates, cut out the pieces, and glue them together. Once complete, hang the finished product up in the classroom to create the cutest fall bulletin board around!

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

Pumpkin Craft For Preschoolers – This paper pumpkin is great for young kids and would be a perfect addition to your Thanksgiving crafts. It’s easy to make and only requires a few simple supplies. 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. These printable activities are a great way for kids to learn new words and improve their reading skills.

collage of fall activities for kids

These fall worksheets for preschool are a great activity 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.

Be sure to check out these Fall Tracing Worksheets from ABC’s of Literacy. They’re a great way to get your young learners excited about writing and the autumn season. Not only do they provide a fun-filled activity, but they also help in developing fine motor skills, eye-hand coordination, and spatial awareness, laying the groundwork for future success in writing.

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

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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
  • Glue stick
  • Scissors
  • Light orange marker
  • Corn template

Instructions

  1. Download the corn template, print and cut out the pieces you need.
  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.

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Easy Corn Craft Template

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ana

Monday 26th of February 2024

corn free template

Sam

Monday 26th of February 2024

Since you’re a subscriber, you just need to click the “Click Here To Get Your Freebie” image at the end of the post and then enter your email in the form. After that, it’ll automatically redirect you to the download page ◡̈

Laura

Wednesday 2nd of August 2023

I entered my e mail address twice for the template and did not get anything

Sam

Thursday 3rd of August 2023

Hi Laura! It's only the first time you sign up that the link is sent to your inbox. After that, when you enter your email in the form, it'll automatically redirect you to the download page ◡̈

Gate

Tuesday 22nd of November 2022

i wan templete please

Sam

Wednesday 23rd of November 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 ?

C

Tuesday 22nd of November 2022

Free template

Sam

Tuesday 22nd of November 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 ?

kala

Thursday 17th of November 2022

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