Are you ready for fall? With the crisp cold air coming through the windows and the beautiful color changes going on, we are feeling ready. Our kitchen is already filling up with the scent of pumpkin spice and delicious apple cider. Yum! We are even starting to add in fall themes to our homeschooling. Whether you are just looking for a few Montessori at home ideas or a full month (or two) of Montessori fall activities, you’ll find them here.
We’ve filled this page with so many great fall ideas for you. Enjoy!
Montessori Activities for Fall
30+ Amazing Montessori Fall Activities for Preschool and Kindergarten
I like to plan a few special activities each week and they are usually around a theme. Whether that theme is from the season, a holiday that’s approaching, or something fun that we want to explore, these themed activities are so exciting for the kids.
Fall Themes with Hands-on Activities
Setting up a pumpkin washing station is a perfect practical life activity for kids. Children love cleaning their pumpkins in the crisp fall air.
Practice counting with these free apple themed number clip cards! This is a great compliment to a fall themed busy bag for preschoolers.
Fall Preschool Activities
Leaves come in so many different shapes and sizes, find leaves that match these famous shapes, such as triangles and ellipticals.
With a real leaf, practice lacing with this hands-on activity. When you’re done, hang it up around the house for fall-themed decor.
This fall themed sensory bin focuses on practical life. It works on a sensory table, and provides hours of hands-on fun!
Why do leaves change color? Find out in this fun experiment!
Create your play dough that smells like apple cinnamon! Homemade play dough is great for sculpting with and lets children work their hand muscles while having fun.
Why do apples turn brown? Is there any way to stop it? Find out in this fun experiment with lemon juice!
This comprehensive leaf study is perfect for any Montessori. It includes leaf lacing, leaf matching work, sensory, art, and more!
Grab some felt to use with this sorting mat, which is great for practicing colors. You can also expand it to practice numbers and counting as well!
Practice numbers with this number matching activity, great for fall.
Create a pumpkin with various shades of tissue paper or construction paper. It’s great for building fine motor skills and for exploring art and color!
More Montessori Themes for Fall
These fall trays provide a wealth of practical lessons for preschoolers, including art, sensory, math, language, and practical life. It’s filled with fall themes including apples, leaves, and fall colors!
Use mini pumpkins for a sensory table with water! Carve the pumpkins into boats that actual float!
Fall is a great time to explore nature since it is cool outdoors. Use this activity to practice threading petals, leaves, and more.
What is inside a pumpkin? Recreate the mushy insides of a pumpkin with this paper plate craft!
Montessori Inspired Squirrel and Nut Activities from Living Montessori Now
Squirrel and nut activities are perfect in autumn. Here you’ll find several fun ideas for ways to incorporate squirrels and acorns. Including cracking and grinding nuts.
Letter N Montessori Tot School from The Kavanaugh Report
Fall Books for Kids
The Best Montessori Fall Activities Are Here
30+ Amazing Montessori Fall Activities for Preschool and Kindergarten | Natural Beach Living
Fall Printables for Kids – Montessori-Inspired Handwriting Pages | The Natural Homeschool
The Ultimate Guide to Montessori-Inspired Leaf Resources and Activities | Living Montessori Now
DIY Felt Pumpkin Parts and Life-Cycle with Printables | Mama’s Happy Hive
Montessori Family Fall Bucket List | The Kavanaugh Report
Oak Tree Life Cycle | Welcome to Mommyhood
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