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Help your children to get into the Christmas spirit this December with these super fun and festive 25 Days of Kids Christmas Activities. This is sure to be their favorite Christmas countdown yet!
From exciting scavenger hunts to creative craft activities, your kids are sure to have 25 days filled with holiday cheer.
Getting a later start with Christmas activities this year? No worries! You can double or even triple the number of activities you do each day. You could even just choose a few days right before Christmas eve starts as designated Christmas activity days. You can do these holiday activities in any way that works best for your family. You can even do some activities together on Christmas morning as a new way to celebrate.
These holiday activities are wonderful to add to traditions that you already have in place each holiday season such as decorating your Christmas tree, baking Christmas cookies, putting up your Christmas lights, opening the advent calendar, sending Christmas cards, and more.
Kids love to create the Christmas crafts on this list to give as gifts to the whole family or even make as stocking stuffers. They may even enjoy using some of their ideas to make little gifts for Santa!
25 Days of Kids Christmas Activities
Simple STEM Gingerbread Nativity Activity – this DIY Nativity Scene reminds kids about the true meaning of Christmas, while still being a lot of fun!
Homemade Dog Paw Print Ornaments – this is a Christmas craft you can do with your two-legged kids-who coincidentally love helping with this project. They can paint your pet’s paw print and will be proud to be included in making it.
Origami Waterbombs Christmas Decorations – these Origami Waterbombs make good baubles to hang on a Christmas Tree especially if you use nice Christmas origami paper!
Free Christmas Word Search Printable – Celebrate the holiday season with this fun and free Christmas Word Search Printable. Print it and do it together with your family!
Easy DIY Holiday & Christmas Cards to Make With Kids – these holiday cards look super cute and they don’t require much skill or products to make. These handmade cards are easy enough for toddlers to make or preschools as well.
Free Letter to Santa Claus Template – this free Santa letter template is focused more on how kids were nice this year instead of what they are going to get for Christmas.
Gingerbread Play Dough Mats With Printable – this set of five gingerbread playdough mats is perfect for the holiday season. After all, what’s Christmas without a little gingerbread learning fun?
Santa Matching Game with Printables – this Santa matching game fits right in with the spirit of the holiday. Kids will have fun matching Santa Claus, Christmas trees, snowflakes, and even Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer.
DIY Santa’s Workshop Ornament – this Santa’s workshop ornament is so cute and kids can easily make one when they’re looking for something new to do on a Saturday afternoon or during Christmas vacation.
Christmas Scavenger Hunt – this free printable comes with both an indoor and outdoor scavenger hunt version. There are a total of 8 different Christmas scavenger hunt game cards, four for each version.
Free Christmas Printables – these printables are a fun free Christmas decor alternative you can use that will be fun to decorate with the kiddos.
Free Christmas Bingo Printable Game – this adorable free Christmas Bingo game is so much fun for the entire family to play together!
Festive Paper Bag Grinch Craft For Kids – this adorable craft celebrates the holiday classic movie How The Grinch Stole Christmas and it’s super fun and easy to make!
Tween & Teen Christmas Activities – this list of Christmas activities is perfect for kiddos that are of the tween or teenage.
Easy Paper Christmas Ornaments For Kids – need a Christmas Craft for a group of kids? Quickly make the supplies for these Easy Christmas Ornaments for kids with step-by-step instructions and Free Printable Template!
Grinch Games – this holiday, get in the spirit with Grinch games! Turn the season up a notch with a Seussical twist on the holiday fun!
Candy Cane Scavenger Hunt – get ready to make a jolly addition to the holidays with learning how to make a candy cane scavenger hunt!
Perfect Cinnamon Applesauce Ornaments – these cinnamon ornaments will make your home smell so good. Just gather up your favorite cookie cutters and go!
Free Printable Christmas Activity Book – these fun holiday printables include 9 different mini activity pages that you can put together into a cute little booklet.
Santa Wish List Ornament – these keepsake Christmas ornaments – made with clear Christmas ornaments – will be cherished into your child’s adulthood.
Christmas Light Scavenger Hunt – if you are looking for a fun tradition to do with your family this Christmas, grab this free printable Christmas Light Scavenger Hunt!
DIY Christmas Countdown Dry Erase Board Printable – if you’re looking for a new way to countdown to Christmas this year, give this simple project a try!
Kids Christmas Tic Tac Toe Game with Carry Bag – this easy DIY Tic Tac Toe Game has a reusable carry bag that doubles as the game board!
Toilet Paper Reindeer Craft – this beautiful Rudolph the reindeer toilet papercraft is so easy that even younger children will enjoy it.
Christmas Ornament Painted Rocks – add some nostalgia to your holiday decor with these vintage-inspired DIY Christmas ornament painted rocks.
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