Explore ideas and books for using acorns for learning with your preschooler this fall. These fun and easy hands-on acorn activities for preschoolers will get your child outdoors and learning about letters, numbers, and sight words.
Plus we’ve included our favorite acorn books too.
Acorn Activities for Preschoolers
Acorns can be so much fun as a child! Looking outside during outdoor time for these treasures can honestly be a high priority for little ones during the autumn months.
Do you have a tree with acorns where you live?
We sharing with you several acorn activities that are both acorn learning activities and acorn crafts to explore acorns this fall.
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Acorn Alphabet Sensory Jar Game
Create your own I-Spy game with acorns and a jar with this playful acorn alphabet sensory jar Game.
Acorn Math Game for Kids
We put together this playful math game with acorns which includes a printable acorn math game as well.
Painted Acorn Math Counters
Add a little acorn craft time to math by making these colorful rainbow acorns math counter. Get hands on fun with counting and sorting by playing these Rainbow Math Games with Acorns.
We used our to work on counting to 100!
Acorn Marble Painting
Here are some fun and easy acorn activities for even the youngest learners. You can explore how to marble paint with acorns and more!
Pumpkin and Acorn Water Play for Fall
Take a walk and enjoy the cooler fall weather to collect items for this fall sensory play with acorns, pumkins and leaves.
Easy Fall Sight Word Games with Acorns
Explore these fun fall sight word games with your child using acorns!
PLUS an additional 10 bonus activities for learning science, math, and literacy with Nuts and Seeds: A FREE PRESCHOOL Unit!
Acorn Alphabet Games for Preschoolers
Start off by playing an Alphabet I-Spy Game with Acorns.
Acorn Alphabet Matching Game by Toddler Approved
Acorn Sensory Play and Alphabet Match by Teach Mama
Alphabet Matching Game with Acorns by Life Over C’s
Acorn Math Games for Preschoolers
Print out your acorn numbers here to get started.
Printable Acorn Tens Frame by J Daniel 4’s Mom
Acorn Ordering and Sorting by Rainy Day Mum
Acorn Counting Cards by Life Over C’s
You can to patterning and sorting with the painted acorn math counters.
Acorn Craft Ideas for Preschoolers
You can try to do acorn painting with fall spices for a full sensory experience with acorns.
Water color Acorn Craft by Glue to My Crafts
Torn Paper Acorn Craft by No Time for Flashcards
Handprint Acorns Craft Idea by Crafty Morning
Be sure to check out this gorgeous acorn marble necklace idea from Rhythms of Play. Then check out what happens when you bake the marbles for this same acorn necklace idea.
Acorn Themed Snacks
Acorn Donut Holes by Soccer Mom Blog
Hershey Kiss Acorn Treats by Crafty Morning
How to Make Acorn Cookies by Cake Whiz
There are so many fun ways to explore acorns with your preschooler!
Books About Acorns for Kids
Acorn Games and Toys for Preschool Learning
For more ideas for fall learning, explore our 100+ Fall Activities for Kids!