Pin the Star on the Christmas Tree

Pin the Star on the Christmas Tree
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Enjoy this silly seasonal version of a classic childhood game.

15 minutes
24 - 60 months
Group size
1 - 8 tots


  • Green poster board
  • Markers
  • Yellow Construction Paper
  • Scissors
  • Clear tape
  • Blindfold


  1. Have kids help you draw a simple Christmas tree shape on poster board.
  2. Draw and cut stars from yellow construction paper. You will need one star for each player.
  3. Write players' names on stars before playing. Attach a piece of clear tape to the back of each star.
  4. Blindfold players and spin them in a circle three times. Give star to blindfolded player.
  5. After spinning, players try to place their stars on the top of the tree.
  6. The player with their star closest to the top of the tree is the winner.

Developmental skills