These patriotic activities for kids are perfect for the month of July! Kids of all ages will love them, and you’ll love that they’re engaged in activities.
These activities are perfect for patriotic holidays all through the year. Celebrate Memorial Day, Fourth of July, and Veteran’s Day with these printables, crafts, and activities for kids.
Patriotic Activities for Kids
Introduce binary coding to your children by having them spell out patriotic words in binary code. JDaniel 4’s Mom
Use these free printable letter templates to help your kids spread kindness this summer with letters to soldiers from kids. Coffee and Carpool
These patriotic color by number printables are the perfect way to have kids practice single-digit addition. My Joy Filled Life
Mix up a batch of red, white, and blue striped 4th of July slime for a fun STEM activity for the holidays. Natural Beach Living
If you’ve never tried marble painting with your kids, here’s the project to start with! This patriotic process art is so much fun for little ones. The Keeper of the Memories
Little ones will love watching the colors melt and blend with this Skittles science experiment. The Soccer Mom Blog
Here’s another 4th of July slime recipe for your kids to try. Kids will love mixing the colors after they’ve made their slime. The Art Kit Blog
Preserve your little ones’ handprints on this American flag craft. Crafts on Sea
Print out these free 4th of July bingo boards for a fun afternoon game. Preschool Play and Learn
If you’re celebrating President’s Day, have your kids try this George Washington mask craft. Kindergarten Worksheets and Games
This fireworks salt painting craft is a festive art project kids will love creating. Finding Myself Young
National American Eagle Day is coming up quickly on June 20th! It’s a day to honor our national symbol and learn about this magnificent bird. Homeschool Preschool
These DIY 4th of July printable wands are great for patriotic parades and backyard parties. Projects with Kids
Toddlers can wave these DIY paper sparklers if they’re too young to wave the real thing. Fun Handprint Blog
This 4th of July fireworks craft is so cute! String a few together for a festive decoration or fill a vase with them for a fun tablescape. Artsy Craftsy Mom
Snip the ends of a toilet paper roll to make this toilet paper roll firework craft. Mom Brite
Here’s another free printable patriotic bingo game you can add to your patriotic parties. Artsy Fartsy Mama
This red, white, and blue water sensory bin will keep your youngest kiddos cool on a hot summer day. Simple Fun for Kids
Make this bald eagle toilet paper roll craft with your preschoolers to celebrate July 4th. It’s also a fun craft to add when learning about birds. Homeschool Preschool
Work on visual discrimination and counting with this festive I Spy Fourth of July activity. Preschool Play and Learn
Show kids what happens when you mix vinegar and baking soda with this red, white, and blue science project. Kindergarten Worksheets and Games
Print out the free template for this 3D American Flag craft. Artsy Momma
Kids will build fine motor strength when they create this American flag tissue paper craft. School Time Snippets
PATRIOTIC PICTURE BOOKSFill your book basket with a great collection of patriotic picture books. Most of these books can be found at your local library or used bookstore. If you have a hard time finding them, you can order them through my Amazon affiliate links by clicking the images below.
What is America? – Little learners can discover the symbols, values, and beliefs that make America so great.
Hello, Fourth of July! – Join a pair of eagles as they spend the day surrounded by the red, white and blue. Along the way, take in a parade, view historical paintings and statues, hit the beach, and enjoy great food at a picnic and barbecue, topping off the day with a colorful fireworks display!
The Berenstain Bears: God Bless Our Country – The Bear family and their Bear Country neighbors celebrate the Fourth of July with a big parade. But not before the cubs get a lesson about the blessings of freedom for their country.
More Patriotic Fun
Sensory play is a crucial part of child development. This patriotic playdough sensory kit encourages imaginative play and language development, while developing fine motor skills and building nerve connections in the brain. But most importantly, it’s fun!
Kids will love these handmade, 4th of July themed play dough party favors. Kick off Fourth of July with this cute, lightly scented set! Sensory play doh is the perfect gift for boys and girls alike!