For Thick Apple Crispy Bars: Press cereal mixture in a lightly greased 9 x 13 pan. 7. If it’s too sticky, add a bit more cinnamon or even a touch of flour. Have you ever had a banana, a banana, a banana? Bring plenty of treats for many plays (Make sure every child receives a treat). Juice of one lemon Lay out the apple cookie cutters and tools. 1 quart Michigan Apple Cider or Michigan Apple juice Fold the tortilla over the filling. 1/3 chopped walnuts Cut-two different colored apple shapes such as red and yellow. Apples are my favourite fruit. Personally, I like to eat the spice gum-drops! Top with another slice of bread and cut in half. Slice apples. Serve on salad greens. Stir in sugar and spices. When the apple reaches the end, reverse the direction and have the kids pass the apple back to the starting point. Don’t forget to use pot holders to remove dish from microwave. Ingredients: 4lbs. vanilla (The large apple). Reduce the heat to low. Refrigerate the caramel apples for 1 to 2 minutes to harden up the caramel. Last, cut a piece of fruit leather into a rectangle measuring 1 by 1/2 inch, then cut again on the diagonal to form two equal-size triangles. Help kids slice apples into thirds and remove seeds from the center. 2 tablespoons butter, melted (Do not boil.). Chill until set, about 2-3 hours. Combine caramels, butter and milk. Duplicate the instruction for the number of Teams you will have. Have you ever had an orange and heard it go “slurp”? Add a country fabric bow (or your choice of the bow) to the top and dry near a sunny window. Reverse positions of the baking sheets in the oven, moving the baking sheet from the top oven rack to the bottom oven rack and vice versa. He may not bite the stem and he may not use his hands in any way. This little apple puppet can pick things up with the mouth and swallow them. Remove cinnamon stick. Refrigerate, covered, for 1 to 2 hours to allow flavors to blend. Spoon fruit mixture into individual dishes or paper cups. Then, if you’ve already had your apple a day, you can turn the leftovers into fun fall crafts! (If no allergies) Cool the caramel apple slices on wax paper. TIP: If you wish to serve from baking dish–scatter gummy worms in/out/and under the apples. 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon Let them cool, and then decorate! 26 President’s Day Games and Activities for Kids! When the player reaches the front of the Apple line, the next person in line becomes the “worm”. Dried apples (refer to dried apple recipes above). Reverse tic-tac-toe with apples . 1. 6 slices whole wheat bread Arrange four craft sticks to form a small, rectangular frame the size of a school picture. Preparation Time: 10 minutes You can add whipped cream some ice cream. Cook and stir over low heat until sugar dissolves. 1 1/2 tablespoons sugar © Copyright 2020 - Kids Activities | Privacy Policy | Disclaimer | Terms & Conditions |kid activities is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to amazon.com. (These are the lips) Have child spread peanut butter or cream cheese on apple slice. Now hold the box tilting it back and forth as the crabapple moves across. Provide each player with 4 plastic disks (Tidily Winks, poker chips or Bingo markers). Cut apple into 8 slices. Add 6-8 frozen SNICKERS® candy bars which have been crushed or pounded with a rolling pin so they are in big pieces. Dip and swirl the mini apples in the melted chips, then roll the apples in nuts, sprinkles, nonpareils, or coconut, if desired. One of my favorite parts of this printable is it can be used with other themes throughout the year (so they are totally worth printing)–just change your supplies to match your theme–summer cherries, spring birds, fall leaves, you name it… Using red, green, and yellow paint will represent the different kinds of apples. 1 flour tortilla (6 inch diameter) (Six 3/4 cup servings) You can also do this with applesauce (flavored vs. unflavored and also taste test cider vs. apple juice. The contents of George's Busy Day online features were developed under a grant from the Department of Education. As Thanksgiving arrives, add a turkey, cornucopia, pilgrims, Indians, etc. You can make raisins from grapes the same way. Smash the SNICKERS® bars and add to the salad. Ingredients: 2 Granny smith apples, 2 Tablespoons butter, Cinnamon, 2 Tablespoons brown sugar Have adult core apples or show child how to core apples with an apple corer. A large banana. For Round Apple Crispies: Lightly spray your hands with non-stick cooking spray. When the day is over, you and the kids can enjoy a tasty apple treat! Take an apple and slice a thin piece from the bottom so that it stands up without support. Place mini marshmallows (these are the teeth) on top of peanut butter and top with other apple slice. 8 oz. Check out this…nice apple variety tip page, 67 Fall and Winter Snack Ideas for School Kids, 24 Short Christmas Tongue Twisters for Kids, 51 Talent Show Ideas For Kids and Grown Ups, 33 Beginning of the School Year Activities for Kids, Activities for Hosting a French Themed Day for Kids. Add entire bag of marshmallows to the pot. Let the apple rings dry in the oven, with the door closed, for 3 hours. 5. 1 Granny Smith Apple Make sure that the apples are stable. Arrange the candleholders in a circle on a plate or cutting board. Use some of these great recipes in an Apple Theme. Once a little apple seed was planted in the ground. Core and cut up (small pieces) 6 Delicious apples. Don’t worry if this is your child. Cut the top off and core the center out. This activity is similar and you can find the details here. (Sung to the tune of “Itsy Bitsy Spider”). 1/2 cup vegetable oil 1 bagel, sliced in half Apple Stamping Craft Project for Kids- This stamping craft idea is a fun way to paint with apples. Use spread on bagels, crackers or waffles. We love apples. Have kids decorate the paper strip; cover the can and glue it in place. 1. Apple tasting with several apple varieties. 3 regular size SNICKERS® candy bars, frozen Makes 8 half-pints. Cut cheese into 24 slices, each about 1 inch square. Affix upright triangles with small pieces of toothpick to create ears, and then bend over the upper portion of each triangle to cover the spot where the toothpick shows. 1 tablespoon peanut butter Wheat Thin Original Crackers or Cinnamon snack crackers. Boil gently stirring often until desired thickness about 1 hour. Melon baller Remove from heat and add tea bags. Ready for some fall fun? 4. Heat oven to 375°F. Once the dough is mixed, create shapes with your hands or roll the dough out and use cookie cutters. I take pollen from one blossom to another. 3. Lightly coat 2 wire racks with nonstick cooking spray. When you are making food crafts with children, make sure to have a few extra pieces for the kids to munch on! 8 oz Cream cheese, softened The child then passes the apple to the next child and play continues until all have had a turn. (Leave peeling on for color.) Place Popsicle sticks in stems of large apples. Spread 1/2 cup mixture on 3 bread slices. Cut through the top and out the bottom to make a traditional apple print, cut through the middle to make apple star prints. 3. Mix all together…. Are these a gift? Have kids paint two pieces of apple shaped poster board or paper plates. Add each of the ingredients in the order listed to a blender. 3 Golden Delicious apples, peeled, cored, and quartered Bake for 4 to 6 hours until the slice feels leathery but not brown. Hang a string between trees or use a clothesline. Tart apples, washed, dried and stems removed Bake at 350 degrees for 20 minutes. Add apples. Refrigerate until ready to serve. The cheese in the tortillas stays HOT for a few minutes! Put caramels in a crock pot (You can also microwave the caramel dip sold in stores) 3. You can also do white chocolate…. Put the vanilla wafers into a plastic bag and coarsely crush them. On the word “go,” a team member places an apple on the back or hand of the first player. When the caramel dries it will stick to whatever it is touching. Combine apples, raisins, lemon juice, spices and sugar in a large baking dish. It’s both novel and neat way to eat, 12 apples (plus 12 Popsicle sticks) 1/2 bag of fresh cranberries Close lid, leaving one corner of lid open to allow steam to escape. This theme is interesting, in that, children see how apples are grown and find out there are many varieties of apples to choose from. Dust apple slices with spice mixture. Diversity Lessons Using Apples 57. Trace a tree top shape on to green craft paper and cut out. Close bag. Place children’s photos or names in apples and hang on the tree. 1. Melt the chips according to the package directions. They enjoy doing this because they get to use stickers—but they also get to taste a variety of apples! Have children crumble 9 cookies in the bottom of dish. Cut in 1/2 inch strips. Enjoy the snack; 58. Roll them in the cinnamon-crumb mixture and enjoy! 16 oz bag large marshmallows pkg.) 4. 1 cup Apple Sauce Turn slices over once during baking. Tastes like caramel apples, but doesn’t stick to your your teeth. Apple slices 3. nutmeg, (Reviews are really good on this one!) 2. If the apple falls off, that player must stop where they are and put it back on. 7. 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon September 26 is Johnny Appleseed's birthday, so plan a party with apples as the theme. These would be great for Letter A, farm, harvest and back to school crafts too. Shape cereal mixture into balls. Cooking with kids is one of the greatest thing you can do with them! The tail feathers can be  colored mini-marshmallows, gumdrops or ring cereal. Remove from freezer about 30 minutes before serving. Place once craft stick vertically at each of the picture edges to frame the picture. Child can place apples in microwave safe dish. Dry for two weeks. 9 Kid Approved Apple Snack Recipes My girls are more herbivore than carnivore so fruit and vegetables are regularly snaffled straight from the fridge! Disclaimer: this post contains Amazon affiliate links. Place the apple pieces over the cheese. To go with our Apple Activities I made some cute numbered trees that can be used for counting, addition, fine motor skills and one-to-one correspondence. Toast. Spread with peanut butter and dip into corn flakes. A is for apple letter of the week activities from A Little Pinch of Perfect. 1 cup apple, peeled and diced 1 cup diced apple (unpeeled) 4 ice cubes (Image by KidActivities.net), Ingredients: Apples, Peanut butter, Corn Flakes or Frosted Flakes, Slice unpared apple in thin wedges. Pour over cereal. When there is no more paint, dip the crab apple again or put a new apple into a different color. Cover with plastic wrap; refrigerate for at least 2 hours to allow bars to harden slightly before cutting. Once the apple is back in place, they keep going from where it fell off. Mix together and chill. Ingredients: Break toothpicks in half and affix four gumdrops as feet. Ingredients 1/2 c. chopped celery Stir the caramels frequently until they are completely melted. First of all, they’re naturally delicious. Have them make up a story about their apple and tell it to a friend (modeling this step is helpful with younger students). Microwave at additional 10- to 20-second intervals, stirring until smooth. If you’re looking for some apple themed art for preschool-aged kids or maybe some apple crafts for preschool, we can help you with that. 18 Oatmeal cookies 1-2/3 cups (10-oz. 1/2 cup coarsely chopped nuts Place the mini apples in paper candy cups to set. Serve hot. With tape, secure the apple to a window sticky side up. 1 cup quick-cooking or regular rolled oats Add cranberries, honey, and lemon rind. Cookie Crumbs (Oreo, graham cracker, etc. Stir constantly until all of the marshmallows have melted. Ingredients: 4 cups thinly sliced peeled apples (Image by KidActivities.net), NOTE: KidActivities added another 1/2 cup of water when testing the recipe. 4. 1/8 tsp. Keep the shapes that you carve simple and larger than you think you need them to be since they will shrink as they dry. Suggest that one way in which all people are similar is that they all have a star inside them (something special that makes them shine, that they especially like about themselves), just like each apple has a star inside it. Remove from heat. Have each child’s name written down the left-hand margin. Cover and refrigerate. Red, green, brown, and blue construction paper. Insert one end of a toothpick into a gumdrop and stick the other end into the bottom of the apple core to form a snout. We have everything you need in this list of 73 fun apple crafts and apple themed activities for kids. If using store-bought apples, the wax applied to them may keep the caramel from sticking. Insert a candle into the hole. cinnamon 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon You can speed up the drying time if you would like by setting them on a cookie sheet in the oven on the lowest setting or by using a food dehydrator, although it will still take some time for them to dry and shrivel. Cut an apple for each child to glue a photo of themselves on and put on the bulletin board. Best if you allow to stand for a little while before serving. Mix sugar, raisins and cinnamon. Pour into glasses and serve. 3. The spread will keep in the refrigerator for up to one week if covered. The players come back to the group doing what it says on the apple. 1/3 c. sugar Apple cubes or slices. Cut into one inch cubes and serve as a snack. Beat the cream cheese until light and fluffy in a small mixing bowl. Tie some more string to apple stems and hang the apples from the clothesline. Should be about 3/4 full. Pour into lightly greased cake pan. Players hold their hands behind their back and grab apples with their mouth and run to the finish line with the apple in their mouth. On the word “go,” a team member places an apple on their head. Cut out many small, thin (about 1/4-inch-wide and a few inches long) strips of green paper and some red strips as well. Apple crafts are a fun way to explore texture, color, and fall. 1/2 tsp. 4 Cups shredded iceberg lettuce, optional; 2 red apples, diced; 1 Tablespoon lemon juice; ¼ Cup grapes, halved; ½ Cup walnuts, chopped; 2 stalks celery, sliced; ½ Cup Plain yogurt, optional; … Choose smaller apples to make caramel go further. butter And a slightly wet apple is easier to slide off of then a dry piece of wax paper or cupcake liner!!! Roll out 1/4-inch thick. Kids then attempt to grab an apple by using their teeth, no hands! Science Experiments for Kids Using Apples. Now that you have all these fun apple crafts and apple themed activities for the kids, you should be on your way to making some great apple-themed art projects and with the apple varieties list, your kids should be able to recognize any apple they stumble across. Posted in Kid Art, Kid Projects, Take joy in Fall and tagged Apples, Back to School, Fun Food, Kid Art, Kid Projects, Math, Painting, Stamping, Take joy in Fall. Almond, peanut, or sunflower butter to “draw” a grid . (4 qt.) Draw a very large apple (made from card-stock if possible). It's also a frugal and easy activity for kids! I’ve found tons of apple activities for kids to do! 2 tablespoons water You will need a bushel basket and five apples you can substitute red bean bags or small red balls. Do it often…On this page you can choose from Apple recipes of Dips, Spreads, Snacks, Crock-Pot, Novelty, Microwave, On a Stick, and more! Store unused dough in a bowl with plastic wrap as a cover. Bake for 15-20 minutes or until golden brown. Apples on a tree with each child’s name on an apple. Add colored mini-marshmallows or gum drops to 5 or 6 toothpicks; stick them in one end of the apple, like a fan. Heat Apple Cider until simmering. Have fun with it! 1  apple, chopped and divided in half, Place the basket five to six feet away from the line. Remove from heat. Cooking Time: 20 minutes 1/3 cup thinly sliced or cut up apples. From: familyfun, 2 cups or 16 servings Painting with Apples. Things to make and do with apples The theme this week for Kid Fun Day is Apples. Peel, core, and cut apples into rings. Drop the apple cider ice cubes into a blender or food processor. (Makes four, 6-ounce servings) 2/3 cup powdered sugar or until heated through, stirring occasionally. Ask kids to put their hands on their shoulders (right hand on right shoulder, left on left shoulder). 2 SNICKERS® bars When our babies are little, one of the first fruits we introduce them to are apples. Direct the students to return their apples to the table in front of the class. Using plastic needles and yarn, alternately string the apples and noodles. 3 iceberg lettuce leaves. Allow the students to share their stories with the rest of the group. raisins (more if desired) Make a pretty apple garland with dried apple slices. 8 cups  Apple cider or Apple juice 2. Here are my 40 apples activities … Put a cheese slice on top of each bagel half, then put an apple slice on top of that. Caramel apple dip Use this tutorial for a fun fall activity or a hands-on activity when teaching the letter a to children 1/4 cup lowfat vanilla yogurt 1. Press through a food mill. 8. Add the cinnamon to the applesauce until you get a clay-like consistency. Large Rome Beauty apples (that will stand straight on the table). First, place markers at the end of the course, about 40 feet away from the starting line. Carve out the basic features of a face from one side of the apple. There are lots of different ways to make apples. Reduce heat and simmer 10 minutes. In advance, cut each apple shape into two pieces with bold, unusual lines, so each one is unique. Stir together powdered sugar and cocoa; gradually add to melted chip mixture, stirring until smooth. Raisins The feet can be whatever you decide–such as gum drops or candy corn. Apples You might want to make a game of seeing how many things the puppet can pick up and swallow in a set amount of time. Experiment with the apples by cutting them in different ways. Soak slices in lemon juice bowl for approximately 6-10 minutes, making sure each side of the slices has a chance to absorb some of the lemon juice. With a slotted spoon, remove cinnamon, cloves, and lemon slices. 1/4 cup apple cider or water Place an apple between the elbows of the first player on each team. The players must try and get an apple out of the bin by biting into it. Note: For more kid-friendly apple activities, see my Apple Unit Study page. 1 (8 oz.) Yields 5 to 6 servings. Makes six 1/2-cup servings. Melt about 25 caramel pieces with one tablespoon of water over low-heat. Repeat with a second skewer. Easy Apple Recipes and Activities for Younger Kids Waldorf Salad. 6 candy gummy worms, Preheat oven to 350 degrees. ), Melted Chocolate or White Chocolate (dipped or drizzled), Melted Butterscotch or Peanut Butter Chips (drizzled or dipped), Crushed Candy Bars (Kit Kats, Reese’s Cups, Butterfingers, etc. 3/4 cup mayonnaise or salad dressing Draw a face on the tip of your index finger (worm). Good and nutritious too! or until heated through. Apples make great fall art projects. “Johnny” took the apple from the apple tree! Peel and chop the apples. Makes 8 servings. We hang apple pictures on their walls, teach them the alphabet using a is for apple, even scent our fall homes with apple and cinnamon. Preheat oven to 300°F. When the player gets back to their team, they put the apple on the head of the next person in line. Quickly roll bottom half of apples in chopped Butterfinger, then place on prepared tray. To store, place apple rings in large heavy-duty plastic bag. 4 whole cloves Apple Tree with Sponge Painting Draw a large tree on craft paper, and cut a sponge into round pieces. Grease 9-inch square baking pan. Put a tape mark in the center of the apple to represent the target! The first player races to the end of the course and back without letting the apple fall off their back or hand. Put out the paints and paper and see how creative the kids can be. Have the children taste them and see which one they like the best. In medium bowl, combine all ingredients. Spread butter on English muffin… Shake on cinnamon sugar…. Turn slices over and repeat on opposite side. Pat the apple pieces dry. Orange slices a nice touch… Play some music to go with the movement!! Cut apples into bite-size pieces. Combine the frozen yogurt, applesauce, and apple juice in a blender. ½ tsp. 1 Tbsp soft margarine Scrub apples clean with baking soda, or dip briefly in boiling water to remove the wax. Place or hang it from trees and watch the birds. Turn them every couple of days and in about 2 weeks they will have shriveled up into ghoulish little faces. These are usually used as ornaments—–but make necklaces from them. Let the dough dry. You can even use a small paper clip to make glasses. This recipe is delicious as a dessert without making it a ‘gross type’ dish. 1 6-ounce can of frozen apple juice concentrate, REESE’S Peanut Butter Chips Small jar creamy peanut butter (if no allergies) Using a hand blender or potato masher, blend to desired consistency. 3/4 cup water Wonderful for Jewish Celebration! 1 cup low fat vanilla yogurt Hold it by the stem: Cut the apple across horizontally and leave the stem on the top. finely chopped Pecan Pieces 2 tsp. ), Candy Corns (use the red ones for fangs!). Make a chart by putting a picture of three different colored apples at the top. Each child place their apples in the skillet. MICROWAVE caramels and water in large, microwave-safe bowl on HIGH (100%) power for 2 minutes; stir. Store in tightly sealed containers; it can also be frozen and will keep well for months. Stir together peanut butter chips and oil in medium microwave-safe bowl. 1. 1½ tablespoons dried sweetened cranberries Let it dry thoroughly. These are fun to make. For younger kids, you may want to substitute apple juice, which is a bit sweeter than cider. Use a toothpick for the neck. Make the hole as straight as possible and remove the core piece. Here are some of our favorite apple recipes and crafts…just in time for fall. Ask children to name the colors. If your looking for a great variety of “Apple Themed Activities.” You’ll find art, games, crafts, diversity and more…Looking for the name and description of a great variety of apples-click here. Refrigerate, if desired. 1/2 c. chopped pecans 6. You can make shapes and designs or use cookie cutters. TIP: Having just made these –the directions above are fine using a ‘sweet’ apple. It should be flexible, not brittle. Ingredients: Add sugar and spices and cook for 1/2 hour more. Spoon into dishes and serve. Add 2 cups of boiling water Say, “Go,” and have players try to grab an apple with their teeth, all at the same time. Click here for 2 pages of arts, crafts, games, songs, poems and more! Cut apples in small pieces. Continue cooking until apples are brown and look like apple butter. Directions: Very lightly coat a 9″ x 5″ loaf pan. Left-over apples were also enjoyed the next morning. 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon 1 bag Kraft caramels Process in boiling water bath 10 minutes. Cool in an uncovered pot. Much like Bobbing for Apples except trying to get the apple while it is hanging from a line! 5. 15 oz box apple ring cereal Cream Cheese (during peak season there are many). Red Delicious apple Serve. Directions: Focus on creating large features like the eye sockets, a nose, and a mouth. Slice a few more apples… dip the slices in honey for a sweet New Year-Rosh Hashanah. © Copyright 2020 - Kids Activities | Privacy Policy | Disclaimer | Terms & Conditions |kid activities is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to amazon.com. Stop the music intermittently. 6. 1/2 teaspoon almond extract (optional) One person said the children were more interested in throwing than picking up, but they did pick up bits of cereal and raisins. Cut apple into quarters and slice each quarter crosswise into six pieces. The honeybee takes me from one flower to another. Pour paint into the center of the paper towel to make it into a stamp pad. Dip apples in mixture; twirl to remove excess coating. of sugar, Slice the apple into round apple slices about 1/4 inch thick. 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves. Granny Smith apples (one apple makes about 8 mini apples) 4 tablespoons sugar Peel, core and slice apples. Fold altogether. Let stand for 5 minutes. While children are walking, remove one apple. Not only can they read or tell this story, but they can also act it out as a group. When the apple mix clings to an upturned spoon, it is ready. 3 tablespoons honey Apples come in all shades of reds, greens, yellows. Have children taste them and see which one they like the best. Insert raisins between the apple slices for “teeth”. Bake 3 to 4 minutes or until the cheese begins to melt. Spread into pie plate or small casserole dish. Microwave at HIGH 1 minute or until very warm. This cut creates a fun star in the middle that when the apple has a small amount of … 20 raisins Some players may need help. Have an adult use a sharp knife to cut a slit across the lower half of the ball for the mouth and to poke a small slit in the top of the ball for the stem. When the first players get back the next players run to the apples and play continues. 1 small apple, halved (remove seeds) and chopped (1 cup) Great for the Holidays and winter Days! whole cloves (if desired) Combine all ingredients in 4-quart saucepan. These are all apple activities using real apples. Tip: Prior to starting the game–be sure to explain the meaning of ‘hot and cold’. cinnamon Each ball should have a section of apple peel. When the music stops, have each child stand on an apple with both feet. Kids will like the challenge and the bonus of their efforts…a yummy apple something! 2500 varieties of apples are grown in the United States and 7500 varieties of apples are grown throughout the world. Remove tea bags and serve hot. They just taste so much better than the supermarket apples and we make a point of going every year. 2 teaspoons apricot preserves Place the dough or clay at the bottom of the can. See more ideas about Apple preschool, Apple activities, Apple theme. Cut the apples open and talk about how they have different colors on the outside, but are the same on the inside, just like people. 1 c. chopped apple with peel (Image by KidActivities.net). Chopped nuts, nonpareils, sprinkles, shredded coconut (optional) As each child discovers the apple-they sit back down in their spot. 8 apple-cider ice cubes Preparation Time: 10 minutes Dash of sugar Mix cinnamon and sugar and then sprinkle over top of biscuits. Ingredients: Stir together apples, peanut butter chips, 3/4 cup sugar and 2 tablespoons flour in large bowl. Surprisingly, they are very filling. Down came the soft rain, falling all around. Perfect to use with your apple unit in preschool, kindergarten or first grade. 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