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:
Aviation | Land Transportation | Outer Space | Water Transportation
Theme Lesson plans, Activities & Resources
Alphabet
letter a astronaut printable activities
Alphabet theme printable activities for:

Letter E Earth Online Puzzle   

Books
The flying train picture book

The Flying Train [available to read online]

Coloring Pages
outer space coloring pages and printable activites
Outer Space coloring pages and printable activities
Community Helpers and Careers The Astronaut and Astronomer
Crafts
star theme 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
star light, star bright nursery rhyme activities  twinkle, twinkle, little star nursery rhyme activities

Star Light, Star Bright

Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star

Holidays and Events * May (first Friday) - What is Space Day?

* Jul 20th, 1969 - First Moon Landing

* Oct 4-10 > World Space Week [UN-info.]
Online Activities and Stories >
letter e earth online jigsaw puzzle

* 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 theme activities
Transportation The Outer Space theme can be incorporated into a transportation theme > aerospace transport.
Links * Outer Space
* Transportation [Aerospace]