Learn all about the moon with your preschooler using this Moon Preschool Theme! Your kids will love these engaging activities, printables, and crafts.
Moon Preschool Theme
Little kids are fascinated by the moon! I think because preschoolers are curious about why the moon shines in the sky at night. They want to explore craters, astronauts, rockets, and what the moon is actually made of! So whether you are a parent, teacher, or homeschooler – you will love all these clever resources to make your own moon preschool theme.
Use these fun, free, and clever ideas for making your moon lesson plan for preschool or toddlers and pre k.
Moon Theme for Preschoolers
Books to Read
Use one of these two options for using books in your moon theme: Read a different book each day of the week, Monday through Friday. Or read your favorite book each of the week. Don’t worry about boring your kids as they love repetition so don’t worry about boring them!
Pick one or all of these 5 excellent books to read with your preschoolers
Moon Crafts for Preschoolers
- Make a phases of the moon wreath
- Create Eric Carle inspired moon art
- Try making a DIY moon rock
- Make a moon from foil
- Put together a cardboard spaceship climbing toy
- Try this pom pom printed moon craft
Preschool Moon Math Activities
- Learn to measure while baking delicious moon bread
- Learn to count while trying this delightful moon bread recipe
- Count the craters you can make in moon dough
- Count the phases of the moon with an oreo cookie moon phases activity
Preschool Moon Literacy activities
- Make a moon phase mini-book
- Use moon rock letters to learn the alphabet
- Enjoy this rocket to the moon sight word activity
- Check out M is for Moon for more ideas
Moon Activities for Preschoolers
- Learn how craters form on the moon
- Use Legos to complete this moon phases science activity
- Don’t miss these hands-on activities to study the moon
- Try a fizzing moon rock activity
- Learn about the moon through singing The Moon song
- Try your hand at process art with a watercolor moon
- Complete a moon landing with gross motor dice
Moon Printables for Preschoolers
- Moon Phases Worksheets
- Solar System Printables
- Solar System Coloring Pages
- Space Do a Dot Printable Set
- Montessori Inspired Astronomy – Free Printables
Preschool Theme Ideas
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