Exciting and Educational Candy Cane Activities

Candy canes are a hallmark of the Christmas season. If you love the pepperminty taste of candy canes, you'll love these educational and fun candy cane activities. Use these activities in your homeschool to learn more about candy canes and to learn math, patterns, reading, name recognition, and more!
FUN Candy Cane Activities - so many different candy cane crafts for kids. These are perfect for toddlers, preschool, kindergarten, and elementary age kids for Christmas.

Kids will love these hands-on candy cane crafts and activities that are perfect for the month of December.

Make these candy cane activities the center of a complete candy cane unit study.

Candy Cane Learning Activities

Learn with candy canes as your manipulatives in these adorable holiday-friendly activities.

candy cane craft ideas

Candy Cane Craft Ideas

These candy cane crafts will delight your kids and most make adorable Christmas ornaments, too!

candy cane science

Candy Cane Science Experiments

Dive into holiday science with these fun candy cane science experiments.

Books About Candy Canes


Brenda is a full-time writer and homeschooling mom to two girls. Brenda blogs about STEM activities and ADHD homeschooling at Schooling a Monkey. When she isn't working, you'll find Brenda sipping on coffee with her nose in a book.

Beth Gorden
Beth Gorden

Beth Gorden is a homeschooling mother of six who strives to enjoy every moment with her kids through hands-on learning, crafts, new experiences, and lots of playing together. Beth is also the creator and author of 123 Homeschool 4 Me where she shares 1000+ free printables, creative homeschool lessons, crafts, and other fun ideas to help preschool and homeschooling families have fun while learning and exploring together.