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Hole Punch Pumpkin Craft for Kids

This super cute, simple pumpkin craft for kids is sure to be a hit with your children. Simply print the free printable pumkin craft template and hole punch paint swatch samples to create a truly beautiful fall craft for preschool, pre-k, toddler, kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, and 3rd graders. Not only does this autumn craft have a rich, deep color, but it is great for strengthening hand muscles and refining that pincer grasp too.

This super cute, simple pumpkin craft for kids is sure to be a hit with your children. Simply print the free printable pumkin craft template and hole punch paint swatch samples to create a truly beautiful fall craft for preschool, pre-k, toddler, kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, and 3rd graders. Not only does this autumn craft have a rich, deep color, but it is great for strengthening hand muscles and refining that pincer grasp too. 

Pumpkin Craft for Kids

When October rolls around I am ready for all things pumpkin. Our house and front porch are decorated with lots of fun pumpkin craft ideas that we have fun making together. This pumpkin craft for preschoolers, toddlers, kindergartners, grade 1, grade 2, and grade 3 students uses a free printable pumpkin craft printable along with free paint swatches for a truly stunning and unique fall art project. Whether you are a parent, teacher, or homeschooler, you will love making this easy pumpkin craft.

Pumpkin Craft Template

Start by scrolling to the bottom of the post, under the terms of use, and click on the text link that says >> _____ <<. The paper pumpkin template printable pdf file will open in a new window for you to save the freebie and print the template.

Pumpkin Craft Template

Pumpkin Craft for Preschoolers

All you need to make this lovely pumpkin craft project are a few simple materials:

  • black and white pumpkin picture (see bottom of post)
  • paint swatches samples from Home Depot, Menards, Lowes, Sherwin Williams, Benjamin Moore, etc.
  • hold punch
  • glue
  • markers

pumpkin craft ideas

Pumpkin Craft for Kindergarten

Kids will love making lots of holes in the paint swatches with their holepunch. This is not only loads of fun, but so good for stregthening kids hand muscles so they are ready to begin writing letters and numbers!

Fall Crafts for Preschoolers

Fall Crafts for Kids

You can make your pumpkins in any color you like, but we picked to make a traditional orange pumpkin with non-traditional blue leaves. But feel free to pick any color or combination of colors you like.

Autumn Crafts for Kids

Fall Crafts for Preschoolers

Begin gluing the orange hole punches within your pumpkin lines. You should have a variety of different shades of orange which will create a really beautiful depth of color and interest in this project.

Pumpkin Activities

Autumn Crafts for Kids

Picking up all the punches is great for helping kids work on that important pincer grasp.

Pumpkin Craft for Kindergarten

Pumpkin Craft Ideas

Once the pumpkin was completed, we added dots to our leaves.

HINT” If your child covered some of the black lines, no worry! You can use black puffy paint to make them pop again!

Pumpkin Craft for Preschoolers

Pumpkin Activities

Isn’t that such a pretty pumpkin craft for children to make this fall? I love the differetn shades of orange that give it such a beautiful, rich tone! Plus I love easy fall crafts we can do without lots of complex materials or a big mess. Don’t you?

Children will have fun creating a jack-o-lantern this October with this rice sensory play. We are always looking for pumpkin activities that are fun, engaging, and sneak in some learning. This pumpkin sensory bin is great for sensory play, tactile activity, strengthening fine motor skills and pincer grasp, and more. You can use this pumpkin activity for toddlers, preschoolers, kindergartners, and grade 1 students to create a happy pumpkin as halloween activities and even trace spelling words or cvc words in it too. In less than 5 minutes you can have this delicious, fall themed candy corn playdough. This edible playdough is super quick and easy to make, fun to play with during October and November, plus it uses fall favorite candy corn candy!  Your toddler, preschool, pre k, kindergarten, and first grade students will love playing with this easy Playdough Recipe that is made from candy corn! spider slime recipe Looking for a fun-to-make Autumn craft for kids? This beautiful corn wreath craft uses such a fun technique to make an Indian Corn construction paper and paint craft for toddler, preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, and 3rd graders too. This fall craft for preschoolers is sure to brighten up your room, window, or front door throughout September, October, and even November for Pre-k Thanksgiving Crafts.

Pumpkin Crafts for Toddlers

Looking for more fun pumpkin activity and craft ideas to try this autumn? Check out these fun ideas:

Plus don’t miss our favorite pumpkin books for preschoolers these fun FREE Fall Do a Dot Printables, and Preschool Pumpkin Theme

pumpkin life cycle parts-of-a-pumpkin-craft-and-free-pumpkin-printables Why do leaves change color science experiment Are you looking for a fun AND educational fall activity for kids? These pumpkin science experiments are quick, easy, and engaging for kids of all ages. For this halloween science all you need are a few common liquids, candy, and our dissolving candy experiment worksheet. This candy science is perfect for preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, and 3rd graders too. Simply print halloween science worksheet and you are ready to play and learn!

Pumpkin Activity

pumpkin-candy-count-and-trace   pumpkin printable number bonds to 10 worksheet  pumpkin shapes activity

Pumpkin Math

Pumpkin Sight Words game  pumpkin alphabet phonics game  Make practicing reading fun with these super cute, free printable pumpkin Word Family Sliders! Learning to read rhyming words is the first step towards learning to read. This pumpkin printable is perfect for preschool, pre k, kindergarten, and first grade students to make learning fun. Each word family printable has not only the word, but a picture clue too!  free pumpkin worksheets for preschool

Pumpkin Printables

Best Pumpkin Pie Recipe  Easy Pumpkin Chili Recipe pumpkin lava cake Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Bread

Pumpkin Recipes

Plus don’t miss our yummy pumpkin recipes for fall:

 

Pumpkin Craft Printable

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Beth Gorden is the creative multi-tasking creator of 123 Homeschool 4 Me. As a busy homeschooling mother of six, she strives to create hands-on learning activities and worksheets that kids will love to make learning FUN! She has created over 1 million pages of printables to help teach kids ABCs, science, English grammar, history, math, and so much more! Beth is also the creator of 2 additional sites with even more educational activities and FREE printables - www.kindergartenworksheetsandgames.com and www.preschoolplayandlearn.com

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