Air Transportation Theme

Preschool Activities and Crafts

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Enjoy aviation and air transportation theme educational activities for preschool and kindergarten.  You will find aviation 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.

Aviation | Land Transportation | Outer Space | Water Transportation


Activities, Lesson Plans and Resources

Activity Worksheets

* Helicopter Activity Worksheet: Skills:  Trace - pre-writing skills, identify & match shapes, numbers 1-4, coloring

* Helicopter Dot-to-Dot 1-10 & Coloring:

Skills:  Trace - pre-writing skills, number recognition & sequence, coloring

Alphabet > Lesson plan and Printable Activities

Books * A Troll First- Start Biography:
Young Amelia Earhart:  A Dream to Fly

* Helicopter: Thomas and the Helicopter Rescue
Coloring Pages

* Air transportation coloring pages

* Pilot Theme Coloring Pages: Amelia Earhart & external link to airplanes
Community Helpers and Careers  What does a pilot do?

Crafts & Crafty Printable Activities

Airplane or Plane Theme

  Easy Paper Airplane & Styrofoam Airplanes (external links)

  Helicopter craft

Hot Air Balloon - Trace, Colors and Shapes Practice

Hot Air Balloon - Trace by the Color and Decorate

Hot Air Balloon Lesson Plan:


Hot Air Balloon - Colors and Shapes

Hot Air Balloon - Trace and Decorate

Jet theme

Styrofoam jet craft and paper airplane
Holidays & Observances May > National Transportation Week
* June 4th, 1783 > First Hot-Air Balloon Flight (info.)
* June 30th > Sky Day
July 24th > Amelia Earhart's Birthday
* August 19th > National Aviation Day (info.)
* November > Aviation Month
* December 17 > Wright Brothers Day
Online activities * Amelia Earhart, American pilot and what does a pilot do?
* Airplane online jigsaw puzzle
* Hot air balloon and visit France
Related themes * Transportation Theme
* Things that fly:  Kite Theme
Resources & Links * Transportation links