Ready to head down to the farm? Now you can do so without ever leaving home! Show the kids about one of the most popular farm animals – the hen – with these adorable hen crafts and activities for kids!
These fun hen-themed projects include retellings of the classic story “The Little Red Hen”, as well as playdough activities, paper plate crafts, early math concepts, and more! Plus, kids can even learn to cook with one of the hen activities below! Take a look to see which one you’ll want to try with the kids first!
Add these fun goat crafts and activities to your farm unit too!
Adorable Hen Crafts and Activities for Kids:
1. Do your kids love play dough and The Little Red Hen? This Little Red Hen Play Dough Activity
2. Show your arty and creative side with this Little Red Hen Collage
3. This Lift-the-Flap Chicken and Chicks Craft is so cute for little ones to make!
4. Use your leftover paper plates to make these cute and crafty Chicken/Hen Paper Plate Craft
5. Use simple shapes and let your little ones add them to their art by making this Little Red Hen Craft
6. The easy way to make a hen is with your hands! Your kids will enjoy making these The Little Red Hen Handprint Craft!
7. Have fun with sensory play based on the Little Red Hen story with this Retelling Through Sensory Play activity!
8. This H is for Hen Craft is so cute for literacy practice!
9. Make lovely hens with this Papier Mache Hen activity!
11. Let your kids’ imagination run wild with this Little Red Hen Small World Play!
12. Discover different versions of the Little Red Hen story and teach your kids to cook with this Little Red Hen Printable Pictures Recipes!
Farm Animals Unit Study Resources:
Enhance Your Farm Animals Unit Study:
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At the Farm Books for Kids
- A Day at the Farm: A Book of ABCs
- Baby at the Farm: A Touch-and-Feel Book
- The Year At Maple Hill Farm
Educational Farm Goodies for Kids
I also love these little stuffed animal chicks from Etsy. How fun are they?