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40 Fun Farm Animal Crafts For Kids [With Free Templates]

Visiting a farm and exploring all the animals that live there is a fabulous learning activity for young children!

There’s so much to discover and children readily soak it all in.

Take that enthusiasm and keep the fun going at home with these farm animal crafts for kids!

These projects are simple, fun, and great for creativity. On top of that, they’ll help kids work on fine motor skills, cutting, and using the proper amount of glue.

Browse through these ideas and save the ones you like for later! They’re great for preschool, kindergarten, and elementary children.

Farm Crafts For Kids

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Paper plate crafts are one of our favorites for kids because it allows them to use multiple mediums for creating! This paper plate horse craft is super simple too.

Popsicle stick crafts are a little more advanced than some of our other activities, but they’re so worth it! This popsicle stick sheep craft is great for farm units.

This paper plate rooster is another simple idea. We like it to help kids with fine motor skills when they’re cutting and painting!

Check out this cute sheep toilet paper roll craft! It’s perfect for a fun and easy activity to do with your kids. They’ll love the adorable little sheep face, made from just a few simple craft supplies. Plus, it’s a great way to upcycle something you might already have at home – toilet paper rolls!

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This goat paper bag puppet craft is perfect for farm units and can be made in a variety of colors.

Don’t you love this adorable cow headband craft?! It’s easy to make and will look so cute on your child!

Create this simple duck headband craft with a bit of paper, glue, and our free template! Or, let the kids color in their own from the black and white version.

This sheep paper cup craft is a perfect activity for kids who are interested in farm animals. With a few simple supplies like paper cups, paper and glue, kids can create cute sheep that can be displayed as decoration. This activity provides a great opportunity for children to work on their fine motor skills while also being creative and having fun!

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Kids who love horses will want to add this paper bag horse craft to your list!

Make this easy paper bag chicken with just a few simple supplies!

Aren’t cows some of the cutest farm animal crafts?! Make this easy cow craft for kids with paper, glue, and scissors.

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If your kids love headband crafts, they’ll want to create this pig headband craft. You can make it from paper or print it out in black and white to color in!

This handprint chicken craft is another cute little handprint craft for kids that’s quick and easy to make.

Every farm has a horse, so be sure to make this horse handprint craft! It’s easy and so cute!

This sheep name craft is a great way for children to explore their imagination while also developing their fine motor skills. Kids can easily make their own cute sheep that spell out their names using basic materials.

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This duck paper bag puppet craft is super simple and great for helping kids use their creativity when they play with it!

Need a super simple farm animal craft for toddlers? This paper plate pig craft is perfect! It only has a few pieces to cut out, and they’re all simple shapes.

Handprint crafts are not only fun to make but are also adorable keepsakes for parents to save. This handprint chick craft is simple too!

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We can’t forget about the important role of cats on the farm! This paper bag cat craft is fun for preschool and kindergarten children to create.

What’s cuter than little chicks being born in spring?! Not much, right? This paper plate chick craft is simple and big so little hands can make it easier.

Dogs are an integral part of many farms! This paper plate dog craft is a fun option for kids who want to paint.

Handprint crafts never get old, right? Make this cute and quick handprint rooster craft as well!

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Create a whole cast of farm animal puppets when you add this cow paper bag puppet craft to your craft day!

This cat headband craft is the perfect project to keep little hands busy during a long winter day. It’s also great as an activity at your next kids’ party!

This duck handprint craft might just win the cutest farm craft of all time!

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Isn’t this handprint sheep craft so cute?! Trace your child’s hand and help them make this adorable little sheep.

This fluffy chick craft is a little different since it actually has some texture. Click through to see how you can make it with your kids with something you probably have in your craft closet already.

Pigs wallowing in the mud is definitely a sight you’ll see while on the farm. This pig handprint craft is happy and muddy!

Those big sheep eyes are just darling! Create this sheep paper plate craft with some paint, paper, and our free printable template.

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Want another cow craft idea? Try this paper plate cow craft instead of our paper craft version.

This sweet little sheep is more than it looks – it’s a card too! Grab the free template and make this sheep card craft with your kids.

While mice not be the first animals you think of on the farm, they’re definitely a critter you can find whether farmers want them or not! This paper bag mouse craft is super cute and fun to create.

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Did you know llamas are considered farm animals? Now that we know this, we think we need a farm ?. Make this paper bag llama puppet craft. It’s too cute to pass up!

This pom pom sheep craft is a fun activity to help kids with fine motor skills!

Remember those pesky little mice we talked about earlier? Well, that’s exactly why this paper plate cat craft is included in the farm list. They’ll take care of all the mice they find.

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Bunnies are so adorable, right?! This paper plate bunny craft is so fun and simple to make!

We love how peaceful this sheep paper bag craft looks! It’s so perfect for a farm animal unit.

Kids llama fans? Make this llama headband craft!

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Need some more paper bag crafts to make? This paper bag pig craft is super simple, so it’s great for young children to create.

Can’t have enough llamas in your life? Add in this llama paper plate craft as well!

Your kids will love making a cute sheep paper cup craft to go along with their other farm animal creations.

Finish up your farm themed unit with this adorable chick handprint card craft!

This donkey headband craft is a fun-filled journey to the farm, right from your home. As kids dive into this creative activity, they’re not just making a cute accessory—they’re exploring the fields of imagination, and creativity, and learning about the animal kingdom.

Engage your kids in a moo-velous adventure with the easy cow craft for kids! It’s a great way to help them develop fine motor skills while having fun cutting and gluing pieces of the adorable cow together.

Which one are your kids going to make first?!

More Farm Animal Ideas For Kids

Keep the kids busy and learning with these creative activities for farm themes! Here are some great ideas for activities that will help your children learn while having a blast!

Reading aloud to kids is one of the most important things parents can do. It’s a great way to bond with your child, and it also has a number of benefits for their development. For example, reading aloud helps children learn to read, and it also helps them develop their vocabulary and comprehension skills. . So if you’re looking for a way to help your child thrive, make sure to set aside some time each day to read aloud together.

Below are some popular farm books for kids:

Mr.s Wishy-Washy’s Farm is a classic farm animal books for kids. In this story, the animals revolt against Mrs. Wishy-Washy’s baths and leave the farm. You have to read the story to find out what crazy shenanigans the animals run into after they leave the farm!

Little Blue Truck is one of the most popular books in our house. The cool illustrations and rhyming words really make this story fun to read. And with a whole series after this one, kids love getting to know the characters more and more!

The Cow Said Neigh! is a fun and silly book about farm animals who wish they were another farm animal. Kids will enjoy the rhyming and learn that each of us (animals included) has strengths we should embrace.

If you’re looking for a fun activity for your kids, look no further than this farm play dough kit! This activity is great for sensory play, as kids can squish, mold, and manipulate the dough to their heart’s content. Plus, the bright colors and fun shapes are sure to keep them entertained for hours on end. Best of all, when they’re done playing, you can simply pack up the kit and store it away for next time.

This personalized farm animal puzzle is a great gift for kids because it is both fun and educational. The puzzle can be customized to feature the child’s name too. Puzzles help to promote problem-solving skills, fine motor skills, and hand-eye coordination and they’re an engaging screen-free activity too!

These farm color by number printables are a great way to help your kids learn about colors and numbers, while also having fun. There are a variety of different farm-themed pictures to choose from, so you can find the perfect one for your kids.

Looking for some fun farm animal printables for your preschoolers? These activity sheets are perfect for helping kids develop their fine motor skills, letter recognition, memory, handwriting, and more. Plus, they’ll have a blast coloring and completing the activities. So what are you waiting for? Get printing!

Ready for a cool adventure? This sheep tissue paper craft is a simple way to boost your kids’ fine motor skills. The magic of transforming simple tissue paper into soft and cute sheep makes this activity more exciting.

Get your kids excited with this toilet paper roll chicken craft. All you need is a toilet paper roll, scissors, and a few other supplies to bring these adorable chickens to life!

More Farm Ideas For Kids

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Friday 17th of November 2023

Thanks ◡̈

Stacey Jones

Wednesday 11th of October 2023

Hi Sam! I will like to have the pig and cow template please.


Thursday 12th of October 2023

Of course! All you need to do is enter your email in the form at the end of one of those posts to have the link sent to you. Once you've been confirmed as an email subscriber (by clicking the link in the first email), you simply enter your email in any of the forms and it'll automatically redirect you to the download page.


Thursday 28th of September 2023

These look so cute! Thank you!


Friday 29th of September 2023

So glad you like the farm animal crafts! I hope they're an enjoyable and educational activities for kids!


Saturday 8th of July 2023

Perfect for my toddlers


Saturday 8th of July 2023

Yay! Glad to hear that!

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