This cute worm in apple craft is perfect for kids to make from paper.
Whether you’re doing a back-to-school theme or you’re preparing for fall fun, this craft is great. The best part is that there’s a free printable template so you can get started right away.
Just print out the template, grab some paper and scissors, and you’re ready to go.
Your kiddos are going to have so much fun creating their own little worms and colorful apples. And when they’re done, they’ll have a cute decoration to hang up or display on their desk.
So get crafting and let your kids or students enjoy this craft! Also, be sure to check out all of our apple activities for kids for more ideas.
Apple With Worm Craft
- Colored cardstock or construction paper
- Glue stick
- Apple template (enter your email in the form at the end of this post to have the link sent to you)
Download the apple template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.
Begin by gluing the stem to the top and back of the apple.
Grab the leaf and glue it to the back of the apple, on either side of the stem.
Next, glue the worm holes on the apple, one on the top right hand side and one on the bottom lower side.
Glue the front part of the worm coming out the top worm hole and the back part of the worm to the lower worm hole.
Finish off by gluing the eyes to the head of the worm, just above the mouth.
Isn’t this such a cute fall craft for kids to make? We think they’ll laugh just seeing it!
Fall Ideas For Kids
Fall is a great time for the kids to get creative and learn. Check out these fun fall crafts, activities, and printables that will keep your kids entertained while they learn important skills like fine motor skills, scissor practice, creativity, letter and number recognition, and more!
These activities are perfect for indoor fun when it’s a little too chilly outside. So grab some supplies, read on below, and get ready to have some fun!
Fall Children’s Books
As the leaves begin to change color and the air grows crisp, it’s time to start thinking about fall. There’s no better way to get into the autumn spirit than by reading some great fall children’s books!
Not only do these books provide a fun and entertaining way to learn about the season, but they also help to foster a love of reading in young children. So whether you’re a parent or a teacher, make sure to add some of these fall children’s books to your list of must-reads:
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?!
Kids’ Fall Crafts
Fall is a wonderful time of year for crafting with kids. The changing leaves provide a beautiful array of colors, and there are so many fun things to make!
From cute little acorns to pumpkin paintings and scarecrows, there are endless possibilities for creative exploration. And what’s more, crafting is a great way to encourage kids to use their imaginations and try new things.
So go ahead and pull out the glue and paper, and let your little ones loose! They’re sure to have some delightful fall crafts to show for it.
Corn Craft For Kids – There’s nothing like the taste of fresh corn on the cob. But even if it’s not growing season, your kids can still enjoy some corn-themed crafts. This simple corn craft is made from paper and is perfect for kids of all ages.
Scarecrow Headband Craft – This scarecrow craft is perfect for kids to create. They can color in the template or make the headband from colored paper. Either way, they’ll have a blast making their own scarecrow headpiece. And when they’re done, they’ll have a cute accessory to wear!
Handprint Hedgehog Craft – Hedgehogs are such cute creatures, and children will love crafting this hedgehog! It’s very easy to do and you won’t need any messy paint. Just cut out a handprint from some paper and add some features to create a hedgehog from our free template.
Apple Name Craft – Here’s a darling apple craft for kids to make that will help them learn to spell their name! It’s super easy too. Simply print out the editable template, have your child cut out the pieces, and then glue the apple seeds in order to spell their name. Isn’t that clever? Your little ones are sure to love this sweet project.
Fall Kids’ Activities
These fall color by sight word worksheets are just the thing to help your little ones practice their sight words while also enjoying some fun autumn-themed coloring pages. The worksheets include over 30 sight words.
Fall is the perfect time to break out the pumpkin worksheets! These free printable pumpkin worksheets for preschool include a pumpkin pattern page, a letter p maze, and a p handwriting practice page. They’re great for kids of all ages and make learning fun.
These fall worksheets for kids are just what you need to help them practice color and number recognition, counting, patterns, graphing, and so much more. They’ll have so much fun they won’t even realize they’re learning!
More Fall Fun
- This apple pie play dough kit is a great fall activity that’s screen-free!
- If you’re a teacher, this “Hocus Focus” t-shirt is great for fall.
- Decorate your home or classroom with these adorable fall tiered tray decor pieces.
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More Fall Ideas For Kids
- Colored cardstock or construction paper
- Glue stick
- Apple template
- Download the apple template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.
- Begin by gluing the stem to the top and back of the apple.
- Grab the leaf and glue it to the back of the apple, on either side of the stem.
- Next, glue the worm holes on the apple, one on the top right hand side and one on the bottom lower side.
- Glue the front part of the worm coming out the top worm hole and the back part of the worm to the lower worm hole.
- Finish off by gluing the eyes to the head of the worm, just above the mouth.