Fun and Easy Easter Activities for Kids

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easter activities for kids - girl holding basket with eggs

Looking for fun Easter activities for kids?

Easter is approaching means there is finally a shift away from the winter chill and toward all things spring! Hooray!

Whether you are looking for Easter arts and crafts inspiration, new ideas for decorating your own eggs, or fun Easter activities for kids, this round up has you covered!

Easter egg hunts using plastic easter eggs are fun and all, but everyone does them! If you’re here, you may be looking for new and creative ways to keep your kids entertained during the Spring and over the holiday. The activities on this list are so much fun that your young kids will be looking to switch it up every year!

Now, gather your family members and enjoy spending time together doing the best Easter activities!

Looking for more activities? Try:

– For Christmas crafts, try Christmas Arts and Crafts for Toddlers and Preschoolers
– For more things to do inside on a rainy or snowy day, try Best Indoor Toddler Activities for Fun at Home

Common Supplies for Easter Crafts

You will need some basic craft supplies for some of activities in this post, such as:

  • hard-boiled eggs/real eggs
  • plastic eggs
  • food coloring or dye
  • carrots
  • pastel craft paper
  • pastel paint
  • tissue paper
  • felt
  • toilet paper rolls
  • pom poms
  • cotton balls
  • little bins

Easter Activities for Kids

These Easter activity ideas are sure to get your wheels turning, while working on important things like hand-eye coordination and problem-solving skills. And the best part is, they are adorable!

Fizzy Eggs

Hello rainbow! This super colorful experiment is the perfect way to blend science with art. And the best part is, it’s versatile. You can switch up your color scheme for any holiday or theme.

easter activities for kids - fizzy eggs

Source: Little Bins for Little Hands

Easter Egg Scavenger Hunt with Clues

If your family loves scavenger hunts on Easter, this one includes super cute clues to keep your kids busy for longer! Grab your Easter Basket and have fun!

easter activities for kids - scavenger hunt

Source: The Savvy Sparrow

Easter Egg Playdough

Holidays are the perfect time to combine play and learn for little kids. This play dough Easter activity is a great way to teach math (number recognition, one-to-one correspondence and fine motor skills) in what will feel like a fun activity!

easter activities for kids - play dough math

Source: A Little Pinch of Perfect

​Easy Finger Knitting Bunny

​All this activity requires is your fingers and some wool/yarn! A fun Easter activity for older kids.

easter activities for kids - finger knitting

Source: Red Ted Art

DIY Easter I Spy Sensory Bottle

Develop fine motor skills, math concepts, and descriptive language skills with this adorable Easter sensory bottle. A great way to learn while having fun!

easter activities for kids - sensory bottle

Source: Life Over C’s

Easter Kindness

Create a countdown until Easter Sunday while incorporating kindness! Each activity includes a way young children and adults alike can be kinder to the earth and their neighbors.

easter activities for kids _ kindness activities

Source: Coffee and Carpool

Spring Letter Recognition Activity and Sensory Bin

Learn and practice letters while celebrating the holiday with this Easter sensory bin! This spring-themed activity is perfect for March, April and May.

easter activities for kids - sensory bin

Source: Mama of Minis

Jelly Bean Carrot Treat Bags

If you need to prepare a treat for your kids’ class, or are having a kid-friendly easter party, create your own carrots using orange jelly beans! The perfect party favor.

easter activities for kids - carrot bags

Source: Moms Who Save

Easter Bunny Cutting Practice Worksheets

Easter-themed worksheets like this are a fun way to work on gross motor skills while getting excited for the approaching holiday.

easter activities for kids - practice cutting

Source: Simple Everyday Mom

Easter Crafts

Following you will find some of our favorite easy Easter crafts to keep those little hands busy.

Easter Suncatchers

This adorable spring craft will brighten up any room! Create Easter bunnies, chicks, eggs, or a cross.

easter activities for kids _ sun catchers

Source: Kids Activity Zone

Terra Cotta Pot Bunny Craft

How cute is this bunny? The perfect craft for either Easter or Spring!easter activities for kids - pots

Source: DIY and Fun

Paper Plate Easter Bunny Wreath

Requiring just basic arts and crafts supplies, this Easter-themed wreath is adorable and will make a great decoration for the holiday!

easter activities for kids - wreath

Source: The Soccer Mom Blog

Easter Baskets

These adorable paper Mache baskets are perfect to use for an Easter egg hunt! Your kids will love using something they have made! Great for the whole family.

easter activities for kids - baskets

Source: Red Ted Art

Recycled Can Bunny and Chick

A super creative way to upcycle something you may have otherwise thrown away! These sweet little Easter critters are a perfect holiday decoration to make with the kids.

easter activities for kids - recycled cans

Source: Creatively Beth

Easy Felt Easter Egg Craft

​Celebrate spring with some felt Easter eggs!easter activities for kids - felt

Source: Darcy and Brian

 

Easter Eggs

Looking for ideas to color your own Easter eggs? Check these out!

Cool Whip Easter Eggs

If you’re looking for easter ideas that will really get your kids excited, try this edible option!

easter activities for kids - eggs

​Source: The Best Ideas for Kids

Tie Dye Easter Eggs

​A twist on your classic colorful Easter eggs… why not make it tie dye? Colorful, vibrant, and unique!easter activities for kids - eggs

Source: Kids Craft Room

Marble Easter Eggs

No food coloring or dye used on these little cuties, which makes it a great activity for little ones!

easter activities for kids - eggs

Source: Little Nomads Recipes

Bubble Wrap Egg Decorating

Bubble wrap: a unique way to decorate your eggs this ear!

easter activities for kids - eggs

Source: Ann’s Entitled Life

Shaving Cream Easter Eggs

If you plan to use your eggs as a decoration, this non-edible option is a creative way to add color to your holiday!

easter activities for kids - eggs

Source: Loving Living Lancaster

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