Outer Space
Preschool Activities and Crafts

Themes > Mini-Theme >  Outer Space | Astronomy | Planetary Science
Related: Inventions Kids Love | Science > Planetary Science | Transportation > Aerospace Transport

Enjoy the outer space theme educational activities for preschool and kindergarten.  You will find free outer space related crafts projects, printable activities and coloring pages with easy to follow lesson plans, and related resources.  These activities are adaptable for various themes and holidays listed within the lesson plan.

Transportation links:
| Land Transportation | Outer Space | Water Transportation
Theme Lesson plans, Activities & Resources
Alphabet theme printable materials for:

Letter E Earth Online Puzzle   

Books * The Flying Train [available to read online]
Coloring Pages
* Outer Space theme coloring pages and posters
Community Helpers and Careers The Astronaut and Astronomer
Crafts * Easy astronaut craft & spacesuit craft at DLTK's
* The Solar System Banner or Mobile
* Star theme crafts
Numbers Practice Numbers 1 to 8 with The Eight Planets
Nursery Rhyme Twinkle, twinkle little star and Star bright, star light
Holidays and Events * May (first Friday) - What is Space Day?
* July 20th, 1969 - First Moon Landing
* October 4-10 > World Space Week [UN-info.]
Online Activities and Stories >
Science > Astronomy
* Picture book > The Flying Train [available to read online]
* Introduction to the Eight Planets (activity)
* What is in Space? (activity)
* What does an astronaut and astronomer do?
* E is for planet Earth online puzzle
Shapes Circle: Practice the Circle with The Eight Planets
Star: Twinkle, twinkle little star and Little Star
Transportation The Outer Space theme can be incorporated into a transportation theme > aerospace transport.
Links * Outer Space
* Transportation [Aerospace]