15 Candy Cane Activities for Kids

Christmas is right around the corner! There are just about two weeks left to get all of our Christmas themed activities done, and all of those wonderful preparations finished!

Today, I am sharing a collection of some awesome candy cane themed activities for Christmas! These can keep little ones busy perhaps while mom and dad finishing wrapping last minute gifts!

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Christmas Activities: 15 Candy Cane Activities

Writing and letters

Candy cane salt tray – this is such a beautiful and clever way to practice writing!
A beginning sound mat is perfect for learning letter sounds!

Arts and crafts

Candy cane puffy paint is also so much fun to make art with!
This scented candy cane craft looks like a blast! I bet it smells delicious, too!
This tape candy cane art is another fun one even the littlest kiddos could make!
Scented marbled candy cane art looks like so much fun for kids! Such a fun sensory and art project combined!
Salt candy cane dough ornaments are a great project to make together!
This crushed candy cane art is a wonderful art activity that combines some practical life!


There are tons of free candy cane printables available here!
Another fun collection of printables from the Christmas Candy Cane Preschool Mini-Pack.

Related: You’ll also love our Life Cycle of a Christmas Tree


There are tons of great math activities with candy canes from Fantastic Fun and Learning!
Candy cane counting is great for little learners!
This candy cane counting activity is a fun way to practice number quantity.


This dissolving candy cane science experiment is great for an inquisitive child!
Candy cane crystals are not only a fun science experiment, but are just so pretty, too!
Dancing candy canes are another great experiment that your kids will love!

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I hope you have a fabulous day!


By | 2017-11-17T23:00:05+00:00 December 10th, 2016|3-6 years old, Christmas, Seasonal, Winter|0 Comments

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