Hand Leaf Tree with Fall Activities

This a great activity to do with your children at the start of Fall!

Materials:

– 2 pieces of large white oak tag

– Colored construction paper

– Pencil

– Scissors

– Brown Marker

– Black marker

– Glue

 

Directions:

1. Trace large tree on oak tag

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2. Have kids color in the tree in brown marker

3. Cut out the tree

4. Trace the childrens’ hands on the colored construction paper

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5. Have the kids cut out their hands

6. Write a fall activity on each of the leaves with the black marker

7. Paste the tree onto the other piece of oak tag (You can also tape the tree to a wall if you want it on display)

8. Tape the leaves onto the tree

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You can either take off the leaves when each activity is completed or put a check mark next to it – anything works!

Some examples of Fall activities to write on the leaves :

– Go apple picking

– Bake an apple pie

– Visit a pumpkin patch

– Jump in a pile of leaves

– Take a hay ride

– Watch the Thanksgiving Day Parade

Activity adapted from East Coast Mommy


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