Inspired by our favorite books, these Dr. Seuss Crafts are sure to be a hit with young kids, especially toddlers and preschoolers.
With Dr. Seuss’s birthday and National Read Across America Day coming up in March, having children do some fun crafts is a great way to celebrate the special day.
These Dr. Seuss crafts are perfect for young children and include a variety of different crafts to go along with some of the most beloved Dr. Seuss books. Creating these Dr. Seuss crafts with your kids will help bring the stories and their imagination to life.
We love reading Dr. Seuss books because of the quirky characters and the fun rhymes. These Dr. Seuss crafts and art projects for kids include paper crafts, paper bag crafts, handprint crafts, and much more! The paper plate crafts are simple to make and great for toddlers, while your preschoolers can work on scissor and fine motor skills with the other crafts.
Fun and easy to make, your kids are going to love creating their favorite Dr. Seuss characters from these timeless books.
Dr. Seuss Crafts for Kids
Fox in Socks Crafts
Fox in Socks Paper Bag Puppet Craft from Mombrite
Your kids will love learning and saying all the quirky tongue twisters in Fox in Socks with this paper bag puppet.
Fox Puppet from ABCs of Literacy
This fun fox puppet is inspired by the Dr. Seuss book and will have preschoolers working on developmental skills as they create their puppet.
Fox Paper Bag Puppet from JDaniel4’s Mom
Another fun puppet craft for toddlers or preschoolers, this fox puppet is made out of a paper bag and includes the template for the fox.
Fox Socks Handprint Canvas from The Inspiration Edit
Celebrate the Dr. Seuss book with this fun handprint craft for kids. They will love using their hands to create their own colorful fox.
Fox in Socks Mr. Knox Paper Bag Puppet Craft from Mombrite
Everybody loves the fox, but you can’t deny that Mr. Knox wins in the end with his own tongue twister, leaving a confused Mr. Fox behind.
The Lorax Crafts
The Lorax Dr. Seuss Craft from Mombrite
A simple craft to celebrate your favorite Dr. Seuss character, this Lorax craft is made with a free template and some creativity.
Cute Lorax Toilet Paper Roll Craft from Mombrite
In the spirit of protecting trees, you can upcycle a toilet paper roll to make this cute Lorax craft.
Lorax Inspired Puppet from ABCs of Literacy
Inspired by The Lorax, this easy to make craft is a fun puppet craft that only takes a few supplies to create.
Handprint Lorax Craft from Jinxy Kids
Kids will love creating this fun handprint Lorax craft with microwave salt dough. This is another fun craft that only takes a few supplies that you probably already have at home.
Lorax Truffula Tree Seed Craft from Jinxy Kids
This easy tree seed craft will have children creating special gifts to give to friends and family as they help promote planting trees.
The Lorax Cupcake Liner Craft from I Heart Crafty Things
Using colorful cupcake liners is a great way to create a craft inspired by The Lorax. This is a great craft for kids that is fun and creative.
Printable Lorax Bookmark Craft from Artsy Fartsy Mama
The perfect craft activity for celebrating Dr. Seuss and all his creativity, this Lorax bookmark craft will allow children to keep their place as they read their favorite book.
Handprint Lorax Craft from Simplistically Living
Another fun handprint craft to celebrate Dr. Seuss, this craft will have kids creating The Lorax with their handprints out of construction paper.
Lorax Windsocks from Non Toy Gifts
Super cute and easy to make, these Lorax windsocks will make the perfect Dr. Seuss craft for kids to put together.
The Cat in the Hat Crafts
The Cat in the Hat Printable Bookmarks from Mombrite
Your kids will love coloring this free printable The Cat in the Hat bookmark. You can just print out the template and cut out the bookmark and use it as is, or you can make a tassel for the bookmark.
Dr. Seuss Cat in the Hat Craft from Mombrite
With the free printable Cat in the Hat template, your kids can easily recreate their favorite character from The Cat in the Hat.
Thing 1 and Thing 2 Bookmarks from Mombrite
These adorable Thing 1 and Thing 2 booksmarks are the perfect companions to your Dr. Seuss books and will help keep your place in the book.
Thing 1 and Thing 2 Painting from I Heart Crafty Things
Inspired by The Cat in the Hat, this painting craft will have kids creating their favorite characters, Thing 1 and Thing 2.
Thing 1 and Thing 2 Shape Craft from JDaniel4’s Mom
A great craft that will also help children learn their shapes, this Thing 1 and Thing 2 craft is both fun and creative.
Cat in the Hat Photo Prop from Design Dazzle
Using a paper plate along with the free pattern provided, this Cat in the Hat photo prop is a fun craft to make and the kids can use it for pictures afterwards.
Handprint Thing 1 Printable Craft from Simple Everyday Mom
A simple and quick paper plate craft to celebrate Dr. Seuss, this printable handprint craft is a fun paper craft for kids.
Dr. Seuss Paper Plate Fish Craft from Simple Everyday Mom
Another fun Dr. Seuss inspired paper plate craft, this easy craft will have kids creating a fish in a plate of water.
Thing 1 and Thing 2 Handprint Craft from My Joy Filled Life
Creative and fun, this handprint craft will be a blast for kids to make as they read their favorite book, The Cat in the Hat.
Thing 1 and Thing 2 Puppets from My Joy Filled Life
Cute and fun to make, this Thing 1 and Thing 2 puppet craft is a great way to celebrate the Dr. Suess holiday.
Cat in the Hat Bookmark from Red Ted Art
Kids will love creating these fun these super cute Thing 1 and Thing 2 bookmarks to use so they can keep track of their place as they read The Cat in the Hat.
Horton Hears A Who! Crafts
Horton Hears A Who Bookmark from Mombrite
This bookmark has not only the beloved elephant Horton, but also the popular quote, “A person’s a person, no matter how small!” to remind your children to be kind and respectful to everyone.
Horton Hears A Who! Craft from Artsy Craftsy Mom
This craft is made out of toilet paper rolls and will be a fun way for kids to celebrate reading Horton Hears A Who! by Dr. Seuss.
Horton Paper Craft from Artsy Craftsy Mom
Toddlers will love creating their own version of Horton with this easy and fun papercraft. Included is a printable template to make it a little easier.
Horton Elephant Painting Craft from A Little Pinch of Perfect
This fun painting craft will allow children to use their hands and work on their fine motor skills as they create the beloved Horton character.
Horton Craft Puppet from Simple Everyday Mom
Another fun printable puppet craft to celebrate Dr. Seuss, this puppet craft is all about Horton the elephant.
One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish Crafts
Paper Plate One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish Craft from Mombrite
Preschoolers and kindergartners will have a blast creating this One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish craft out of a paper plate and some craft paper.
One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish Origami Craft from Artsy Craftsy Mom
This is such a fun and creative Origami craft for kids to make as they celebrate Dr. Seuss’s birthday or to make as they read this beloved book.
Fish Puppets from ABCs of Literacy
These fun fish puppets will have kids creating fun red and blue colored fish to go along with the One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish book.
Fishbowl Craft from I Can Teach My Child
Cute and colorful, kids will love using their crafty skills to create this fun fishbowl craft as they read One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish.
Paper One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish Craft from Only Passionate Curiosity
Kids will love creating these paper quilled fish as they make their own colorful fish characters.
Green Eggs and Ham Crafts
Sam I Am Craft from Non Toy Gifts
Easy and fun, this is a great craft that you can use to go along with reading Green Eggs and Ham.
Green Eggs and Ham Slime from Kids Activities Blog
Slime is always a fun craft and this tutorial will show you how kids can create their own green eggs and ham with slime.
Other Dr. Seuss Crafts
The Sleep Book Paper Plate Craft from ABCs of Literacy
Inspired by the main character from The Sleep Book, this creative craft is fun to make. It only requires a few supplies and kids will have a blast making it.
Put Me in the Zoo Craft from Natural Beach Living
This is such a fun craft for young kids to make as they read the Put Me in the Zoo Dr. Seuss book. It’s easy and creative.
Free Printable Dr. Seuss Coloring Pages from Mombrite
Can’t pick just one favorite from the collection of Dr. Seuss books? Here are 8 free Dr. Seuss coloring pages so that your kids don’t have to choose.