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Preschool Activities and Crafts
Enjoy kites theme educational activities for preschool and kindergarten. You will find free kite 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.
||Letter K Kite printable activities|
|Climate & Weather||"Fly a Kite" Online Story|
||Kite coloring pages (various)|
|Crafts and Homemade Toys||* Printable
* Kites that fly > homemade toy > easy kite plans > A simple paper fold kite, newspaper kite & basic sled kite and more
|Music||Song: Let's Go Fly a Kite (lyrics & music)|
|Holidays & Events||* Jan or
Feb > Chinese New
Year: The kite is a Chinese invention.
* Apr > National Kite Month
* Jun 15th > Fly a Kite Day - to commemorate the Benjamin Franklin experiment.
* International Kite Celebrations
|* History of kites, and kites from around the world
* Go Fly a Kite (online story)
|Seasons||The kite theme is suitable for Spring and Summer|
|Shapes||Kite: Practice Shapes: Diamond and Triangles|
|Safety||Kite Flying Safety Tips|
* Kites in the Classroom at The Drachen Foundation
* The kite is inducted in the Toy Hall of Fame