Crafting is about creating something using your own hands. It’s a chance for kids to be creative, use their imagination, and make something that is uniquely their own.
This snowman gingerbread man disguise craft will help your child develop in so many areas!
Besides that, it’s super fun and so simple to make, which makes it perfect for little ones.
Download the free template, gather your supplies, and get ready to have some festive winter fun.
When you’re done, be sure to check out our entire list of Christmas crafts for kids that we’re sure they will love!
Easy Gingerbread Man Craft
- Colored cardstock or construction paper
- Snowman gingerbread template (enter your email in the form at the end of this post to have the link sent to you)
Download the snowman template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.
Begin by gluing the top hat to the head of the gingerbread man.
Take the carrot nose and glue it in between the eyes, and just above the coal mouth.
Next, glue the scarf onto the neck of the gingerbread man.
Finish up the gingerbread man disguise by drawing some icing decorations near the end of each of the arms and legs.
Can you believe how simple this craft is?!
We hope you loved disguising this cute gingerbread man. If you loved this craft, you’ll be sure to love our entire list of other disguise a gingerbread man ideas too!
Christmas Ideas For Kids
If you’re looking for some fun and creative Christmas ideas for kids, then you’ve come to the right place! One of our favorite things to do with kids around Christmas time is to relish in all the fun activities!
Crafts and activities are not only fun to do, but they make great holiday memories. Plus, they may even make a great gift for grandparents or other relatives.
So if you’re looking for a fun project for the kids this holiday season, then give some of the following ideas a try!
Kids’ Christmas Books
When you read books out loud to your kids, it’s not just their imaginations that are sparked. It’s also a fantastic way to bond with your children and help them understand the world around them.
But that’s not all! Reading books out loud to kids also has some amazing educational benefits. For example, it can help improve their listening skills, increase their vocabulary, and even foster a love of reading.
This Christmas season, if you’re looking for a way to connect with your kids, try reaching for a book.
Below are some of the top Christmas books to read to your kids!
Dasher: This wonderfully illustrated Christmas book for kids gives you the back story on one of Santa’s favorite reindeer, Dasher! Girls will especially love to read this since Dasher is a girl.
Construction Site On Christmas Night: Fans of the fun characters of the construction site books have to add this Christmas-themed story to their collection. See how the trucks get ready for Christmas!
How To Catch An Elf: Kids everywhere love the silliness of this Christmas story. The rhymes and the illustrations will draw the kids in as well. This is a Christmas book kids will want to read every year!
Christmas Crafts for Kids
Crafts are a great way for kids to express their creativity and have fun, and not only are they enjoyable, but they can also help kids develop fine motor skills and learn how to follow instructions.
So next time you’re looking for a fun activity for your kids, consider doing some or all of the following Christmas crafts together. You might be surprised at how much they enjoy it!
Gingerbread House Paper Bag Craft – One of the best things about the holidays is getting to make gingerbread houses. It’s a fun activity for the whole family, but it can be tough for little kids to get involved. That’s why we love this paper bag version! It’s super easy for little ones to do, and they’ll still get that sense of satisfaction from completing their own house!
Reindeer Tissue Paper Craft – Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer is one of the most iconic characters of the Christmas season. This reindeer craft comes to life with tissue paper and is the perfect way to get into the holiday spirit! The free template is easy to follow, and the finished product is sure to bring a smile to any child’s face.
Popsicle Stick Santa Craft – These popsicle stick Santas are so stinkin’ cute, and fun to make! Kids will love playing with these homemade crafts. They make great stocking stuffers, or you could even give them as little gifts to friends, classmates, or grandparents.
Paper Bag Grinch Craft – This Grinch puppet is the perfect activity for a fun Christmas class party! It’s simple to make and only requires a few materials. Plus, it’s a great way to get the students involved in some holiday festivities! Once they’re done, they can put their puppet on their hand and put on a show! It’s sure to be a hit with all of your students!
Kids’ Christmas Activities
During the Christmas season, G is for gingerbread! These adorable gingerbread man worksheets help your child practice the letter G while also getting in some Gingerbread Man-themed handwriting and scissor skills. This is a great way to help your child with letter recognition while also getting them thinking about the festive season!
Looking for some festive and educational Christmas worksheets? Look no further! These Christmas do a dot printables are perfect for keeping little ones busy (and learning!) while you’re getting ready for the holiday season. So what are you waiting for? Get printing!
Remember playing “I Spy” as a kid? It’s still a fun game to play, especially when you involve kids of all ages. These fun Christmas-themed “I Spy” printables will keep kiddos busy this Christmas season. Not only are they great for passing the time, but they’re also great for helping little ones improve their observation and counting skills.
Coloring is a fun activity for kids to do during the Christmas season. Not only do they get to express their creativity, but they also learn about the different colors of the season. And what could be more festive than these reindeer coloring pages? Just print them out and let the kids have at it! They’ll love adding their own personal touch to these holiday classics.
More Gingerbread Man Fun
- Get the kids excited about bath time with these cute gingerbread man bath bombs.
- These personalized gingerbread man ornaments are so cute for yourself or grandma & grandpa!
- Make your home feel festive with this gingerbread man beaded garland!
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More Christmas Ideas For Kids
- Colored cardstock or construction paper
- Snowman gingerbread template
- Download the snowman template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.
- Begin by gluing the top hat to the head of the gingerbread man.
- Take the carrot nose and glue it in between the eyes, and just above the coal mouth.
- Next, glue the scarf onto the neck of the gingerbread man.
- Finish up the gingerbread man disguise by drawing some icing decorations near the end of each of the arms and legs.