Young kids are often fascinated with little bugs. Here are 15 Bug Crafts for Preschool Kids that will surely get them engaged and wanting to know more about bugs even more. Also check out our Crafts for Preschool page to get more craft inspiration.
Bug Crafts for Preschool
Let’s start off with Ants!
Let those little fingers make Finger Print Ants (left photo) by the Meaningful Mama.
Create an adorable and Easy Ant Puppet (upper right photo) by Toddler Approved.
Recyclce egg cartons to make this Egg Carton Ant by Your Modern Family.
And something extra… Teach letter ‘a’ with this Ants and Apple Craft by Kidz Activities.
And here are some Bee Crafts…
Paint and decorate an egg carton to make this Egg Carton Bumble Bee (upper left photo) by Crafty Morning.
Make this cute Duct Tape Spinning Garden Bee (upper right photo) found on the Skip to My Lou website.
Kids will love painting stripes to make these Rock Bees (middle photo) by Crafts by Amanda.
Here’s a cute, non-paint bee craft: Toilet Paper Roll Bee by Easy Child Crafts.
And lastly, the bees need a home! Create a Bubble Wrap Bee Hive (bottom right photo) by Kiwi Crate.
Cricket Crafts, Snacks and Activities
Kids will love this super cute Cricket Snack (bottom left photo) by Craftulate.
To complement these bug crafts for preschool, here are some bug themed books by Eric Carle, an author whose books are much loved by preschool kids…
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