Acorn Craft - Nut - Autumn Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities - Activity 3

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Acorn Craft - Nut - Autumn Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities - Activity 3
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Activity 3: Acorn or Nut Printable Craft
Print your choice of color or black line template.

Basic skills activities:

  • Numbers: Practice counting the template pieces.
  • Colors: Children can color the templates, mainly brown and autumn colors for the oak leaf.
  • Encourage children to cut out the larger templates.
  • Help cut out smaller templates and save the small image in the template to aid children in assembly and to insert in the alphabet mini-books in activity 4.


  • printer
  • paper
  • coloring tools for B&W template
  • scissors
  • glue stick
  • Optional: large wiggly eyes to replace paper eyes
Suggested assembly instructions:
  • Paste upper section of acorn over lower section of acorn.
  • Paste eyes or substitute with plastic wiggly eyes, nose and mouth.
  • Paste oak leaf (or substitute with a real oak leaf.
  • Paste acorn over the center of arm template.
  • Paste leg template under lower part of acorn.
  • Optional: Write alphabet letter A and acorn (or language of choice) on one arm or behind the craft.
    Other ideas:
  • Attach to a craft stick to hold as a puppet. Write the proverb in the back of the craft.
  • Classroom bulletin board idea:
    Titled: Great oaks from little acorns grow in Ms. (Teacher's name) class

    continue to activity 4 >

Acorn or Nut Craft
acorn or nut craft

Craft Templates


Black & White

Themed Activities
Activity 1

Preparation and introduction for the Acorn Theme

Activity 2:
Language > Proverbs > "Great oaks from little acorns grow"

Activity 3:
Craft > Printable Acorn or Nut and bulletin board idea

Activity 4:
letter a acorn printable activities
Alphabet Letter A:
A is for Acorn or N is for Nut

Activity 5:

Science and Social Studies > Plants, Trees, Nutrition

Activity 6:
Numbers >
Counting Autumn Acorns

Related activities:
* Trees & the seasons
* Oak activities & printables

Holidays & seasons:
Arbor Day | Autumn