Here are 30+ fun and inviting spider activities for children. Spiders are exciting to learn about at halloween and all year round, and the more children (and adults) know about them, the more they will understand the many benefits that spiders provide.
Here are some wonderful spider activities to enrich your learning or lesson plans!
Spider Art Activities
Spider Web Yarn Painting | Pre-K Pages
Pinecone Spiders | Fireflies and Mud Pies (featured in photo)
Mason Jar Lid Spider | Fireflies and Mud Pies
Sticky Eye Spider | Sunny Day Family
Little Miss Muffet Paper Plate Craft |Crafty Kids at Home
Spider Web String Art | A Little Pinch of Perfect
Pom Pom Spider | Buggy and Buddy
Spider Circle Time Activities
Spider Fine Motor Activities
Spider Web Rubbing | Pre-K Pages
Spider Fine Motor Activity | Pre-K Pages
Spider Web Fine Motor Activity | Mom Inspired Life (featured in photo)
Spider Web Jumble | Playground Parkbench (featured in photo)
Spider Gross Motor Activities
Spider Sensory Activities
Spider Web Activity Tray | Pre-K Pages (featured in photo)
Spider Play Dough Invitation | Pre-K Pages
Spider Squishy Bag | Preschool Inspirations
Spiders in the Sensory Table | Preschool Inspirations
Incy Wincy Spider Playdough | Crafty Kids at Home
Spider Play Dough | Fantastic Fun and Learning (featured in photo)
Spider Math Activities
Spider Dramatic Play Activities
Spider Science Activities
Spider Literacy Activities
Check out the Itsy Bitsy Spider Literacy and Math Packet, too.
Check out my Spider Pinterest Board for more great ideas!