Preschool Transportation Arts and Crafts



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My Own Traffic Lights
Submitted by Alexis
What You Need:
  • Construction Paper
  • Paint
  • Various Other Art Supplies of Your Choice
What You Do:
  • Let your children design their own red light out of different colors of construction paper. Then let them create a scene to go along with their red light.
Idea:
During Transportation week let your children do crayon rubbings with license plates.
Submitted by Sarah
My favorite Transportation
Submitted by Daylene
What You Need:
  • Cardboard Boxes
  • Various Other Art Supplies of Your Choice
What You Do:
  • Give each child a box. Have them design their favorite mode of transportation (to help them you could provide pictures). If you do not have enough space you could have the children work in pairs.
Tire Track Art
Submitted by an Unknown Friend
What You Need:
  • Paper
  • Paint
  • Vehicles
  • Various Other Art Supplies of Your Choice
What You Do:
  • Provide your children with paper and paint. Let them drive their trucks in the paint and on the papers. This will make really neat designs on the paper. Then Let them make their own vehicle picture on the paper.
Quick Idea:
Make old fashioned paper airplanes using plain paper or construction paper
My Map
Submitted by Gene
What You Need:
  • Paper
  • Crayons/Markers
  • Paint
  • Various Other Art Supplies of Your Choice
What You Do:
  • Show your children several maps. Have them design their own maps
My Airplane
Submitted by Lisa
What You Need:
  • Paper Towel tube
  • Cardboard or poster board
  • Paint
  • Markers/Crayons
  • Various Other Art Supplies of Your Choice
What You Do:
  • Cut a slit all the way through the paper towel roll. Cut out wings from the cardboard and stick them in the slit. Finally, let your children decorate and design their own airplane.
Design your own Transportation Vehicle
Submitted by Hollie
What You Need:
  • Paper
  • Paint
  • Markers/Crayons
  • Various Other Art Supplies of Your Choice
What You Do:
  • Cut out the shapes of different transportation vehicles (planes, bus, car, truck, etc.) and let your children create their own unique vehicle
Train Wheel Spools
Submitted on the Comment Box
I have used spools with my class to make train wheel prints. Just dip ends in paint and stamp on paper.
Stop Sign
Submitted on the Comment Box
What You Need:
  • Wax Crayons
  • Paper
  • Tempera Paint
What You Do:
  • You can cut a small paper plate into a stop sign and write the word stop with a wax crayon,dilute red tempera with water and have children paint their sign to see the magic word appear. next let them experiment with the wax crayons and paint making whatever marks they choose.
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