55+ Awesome Dinosaur Activities for Kids

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Preschoolers, kindergarteners, and elementary school kids “dig” dinosaur-themed crafts and activities. You can incorporate these creative ideas in your homeschooling and make learning extra fun!

Dinosaur Activities for Kids

Your kids can get their hands dirty with some sensory play, walk around in dinosaur feet, hatch baby dinosaurs from their eggs! After a long day of dino activities, you can curl up in bed and read about dinosaurs facts.

And don’t forget to check out the educational dinosaur activities! Your kids can learn how to count, play memory games, and even explore graphing with dinosaurs!

55+ Awesome Dinosaur Activities for Kids

Make Dinosaur Arts and Crafts

Let your kids’ imagination run wild with these creative dinosaur crafts!

Cupcake Liner Dinosaur Craft
Dinosaur Feet Craft
Salt Dough Dinosaur Fossils Closeup

Dip Your Hands in Dinosaur Sensory Bins

Sensory play is so beneficial for your child’s development. Plus, there is nothing more fun than messy play!

Chocolate Oobleck Dripping Dinosaur
Dinosaur Rice Sensory Bin
Kinetic Beach Sand Dino Sensory Bin

Hatch Dinosaur Eggs

Helping baby dinosaurs out of their eggs has never been more fun! Here are many creative ways you can form an egg around the dinosaurs and hatch them when they are ready to meet the world!

Baking Soda Dinosaur Eggs Hatch
Icy Dinosaur Egg

Delicious Dinosaur Snacks

These yummy dinosaur snacks are perfect for your hungry little ones after doing one of the fun activities above. They are also great for dinosaur themed parties!

Dinosaur Footprint Cookies
Colorful TREX Dinosaur Eggs in Bowl
Dinosaur Chocolate Cups

Read Dinosaur Books

Whether you are interested in learning about what dinosaurs like to eat and their habitats, or reading hilarious dinosaur stories that will make you laugh out loud, there is no shortage of great dinosaur books out there! Below are our favorites.

National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Dinosaurs (National Geographic Little Kids First Big Books)

Fossils for Kids: A Junior Scientist's Guide to Dinosaur Bones, Ancient Animals, and Prehistoric Life on Earth

Dinosaurs (Shine-A-Light)

Tiny T. Rex and the Impossible Hug (Dinosaur Books, Dinosaur Books for Kids, Dinosaur Picture Books, Read Aloud Family Books, Books for Young Children)
Never Let A Dinosaur Scribble!
How to Catch a Dinosaur

Learn with Educational Dinosaur Activities

Make teaching your kids at home fun through these educational dinosaur activities. You will love the free printables that come with these activities!

Dinosaur Math Beads Count
Dinosaur Dominoes
Dinosaur Graphing Game

Other Fun Dinosaur Activities

There seems to be endless activities you can do with dinosaurs. Who knew you can even get some exercise in with dinosaur yoga!

What other awesome activities do your dinosaur-loving kid like? Let me know so I can share the fun and include it on this list!

Dinosaur Activities for Kids

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