Activities for 4 to 4 1/2 Year Olds

Preschooler activities that are perfect for 4 to 4 1/2 year olds.

Please note: This is just the age that we tried these activities in our house.
These activities may be suitable for other ages. As well as not suitable for your child that is of this age. Please take into consideration the level of development that your child is at.

Check out Activities for 3.5-4 Year Olds and 4.5-5 Year Olds for more ideas!

nature walk scavenger hunt ideas

Nature Walk Scavenger Hunt: Leaf Counting

Take the kids on this nature walk scavenger hunt to practice one to one correspondence with leaf counting. A learning scavenger hunt, outside in nature!

A sticky spider web activity - a perfect gross motor activity for Halloween!

A Sticky Spider Web Activity for Kids!

Spider webs are common to Halloween, but this sticky spider web activity can be played all year long. It’s a fun challenge to get kids moving!

Counting maze for prescshoolers to move and learn

1, 2, 3 Counting Maze for Preschoolers

A counting maze doesn’t need to be done with paper and pencil. Make it big and have the kids walk through a counting maze to learn their numbers!

Kids can decorate cereal bowls for Dad!

Decorate a Cereal Bowl for Dad

A special gift for Dad! Decorate some cereal bowls for him for Father’s Day to use at breakfast. It’ll start his days with a smile.

monster-pumpkins

Halloween Pumpkins: Monster Style

When we went pumpkin picking at my brother’s, the boys couldn’t help but pick a bunch of unripe, green pumpkins.  When I asked if they’d like to decorate some pumpkins for inside, Henry said only the green ones. So we decorated those. And they ended up kind of monster-ish. [Really, anything can be a monster, […]