Transportation activities for kids

Transportation art activities, games, songs, and stories for toddlers, preschool, and kindergarten.

19 Vehicles & transportation activities

Look at Those Wheels!

Poems & Rhymes by: Susanna

Ages: 12 to 60 months

Time: 8 mins

Rhyme calling out different vehicles rolling by - a car, bike, truck, scooter, and plane.

What Color Car?

Game by: tinymont

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

This game can be played by children familiar with vehicles, such as construction, civil service and public transportation.

Looking Both Ways

Story by: AugustW

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 5 mins

Left, right, left, right - Lily uses her grandma's rhyme to stay safe.

Row, Row, Row Your Boat

Song by: Bijou

Ages: 0 to 60 months

Time: 5 mins

Popular song to be sung as a round by multiple people, each group starting the song at a new line.

Lacing Cards

Arts & Crafts by: arjun

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Children learn the basics of lacing to increase hand-eye coordination and fine motor skills.

"Flying High" Collage

Arts & Crafts by: arjun

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 1 hour

Airplanes, birds and butterflies convey the concept of flying thus building language and communication skills.

What Does This Do?

Experiments by: Susanna

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

This game will help your child explore all the buttons that are in a car in a safe way and during a designated time.

Vehicle Matching Game

Game by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 40 mins

Develop awareness of different vehicles. Strengthen memory skills and attention span.

Rocket Art

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Create a rocket from easily-found materials.

Wheel-Track Painting

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 40 mins

Create a unique painting using wheeled vehicles.

Ten Little Dump Trucks

Song by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 10 mins

Review counting from one to ten and from ten to one.

Parachute Toys

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Create a parachute for a toy using craft materials.

Simple Sailboats

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 50 mins

Create a simple sailboat using basic geometric shapes.

Air, Land and Sea Sorting Game

Game by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Sort objects based on common characteristics such as land, air or sea transportation.

Transportation Sorting Game

Game by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Sort objects based on common characteristics such as land, air or sea transportation.

Traffic Signals

Arts & Crafts by: arjun

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Learn traffic signals and rules we follow while walking or driving.

Interactive Map Mat

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 18 to 60 months

Time:

Introduce your child to maps and geography.

Transportation Sandwich Bag Book

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Create a book about transportation.

Airplane

Arts & Crafts by: QuintensMom

Ages: 12 to 54 months

Time: 5 mins

It's a bird! It's a plane! It's Super - no wait, it's definitely plane. Build an airplane using supplies from your Doctor's office.