This is a fantastic collection of 23 out of this world DIY Space Crafts For Kids. You can teach your kids about space and the solar system through art.
We have so many fun ideas for your kids today all about space crafts. There are stem activities, paper plate crafts, even solar system learning ideas. Let the kids use their imagination and enjoy learning at the same time.
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23 Super Fun DIY Space Crafts For Kids
Whether you are teaching kids about the solar system, or just looking for a fun kids craft, these 23 DIY space crafts for kids are perfect for kids of all ages.
The Wonder of the Solar System for Young Kids!
Children are amazed by the stars and planets. Introduce age appropriate learning and play activities involving the solar system that the kids will love and continue to learn as they grow!
Paper Alien Spaceship Craft
Have a little craft time with your kids. They can make their very own paper alien spaceship craft. It uses regular craft paper so it's budget-friendly too.
Solar System Bracelet Craft for Kids
This craft is not only fun to make, but it also helps kids review the planets as they make really cool jewelry!
DIY Rocket Corner Bookmark | Space Craft for Kids
Use basic supplies you already have to make this bright and colorful rocket corner bookmark.
Cardboard Space Shuttle Craft (template included)
Gather some paper towel rolls and let the kids transform a paper towel roll into their very own rocket ship.
Homemade Puffy Paint Moon Paper Plate Craft for Kids
Use this homemade puffy paint recipe to make a fun paper plate moon that the kids will love to make.
Planet Crafts- Paper Plate Solar System Spiral
Paper plate crafts are always popular with kids. They are inexpensive and can be crafted into so many things. Teach the kids about the solar system and create a paper plate solar system spiral.
Kids Crafts: Solar System
A super fun craft for kids is paper mache. How cool is this DIY solar system kids craft? It is easy to make and the kids will be so proud when they are finished making it.
Easy Paper Roll Rocket Craft for Kids - Look! We're Learning!
Try this easy paper roll rocket space craft during your summer downtime. The kids will get a kick out of these rockets and can make a bunch of them for outdoor play.
Solar System Easter Eggs
Create Solar System Easter Eggs to teach about the solar system. It uses blown out eggs. So creative!
Popsicle Stick Rocket Ship Craft for Kids
Popsicle stick crafts are great for toddlers and pre-school age kids. Let them use their imagination and create outer space crafts like this fun rocket ship!
DIY Straw Rockets with Free Printable
Use the included free printable to make these cool DIY straw rockets. They are a great STEM activity too!
Galaxy Paintings with Constellation Designs
Learn how to paint the galaxy using a paint splatter technique, and how to make constellations using star sequins. You only need basic craft supplies.
Coffee Filter Crafts for Kids: Coffee Filter Solar Eclipse Craft
This easy coffee filter craft is a great activity to teach the kids as part of a solar system unit study, or as a fun summer craft!
Love Your Planet! Clay Hearts Solar System Project
Kids will love making this simple solar system mobile and displaying it in their bedroom or classroom.
Pom Pom Printed Moon Craft
This pom pom printed moon is a really easy craft to create and not too messy! It’s perfect for toddlers and preschoolers.
Solar System Slime Recipe- Planet Slime in 3D!
Make this fun solar system slime recipe for a super cool kids activity. It combines two kids favorites - space crafts and slime!
Plastic Lid Planets
Teach the kids how to create a solar system out of recycled plastic lids.
Pipe Cleaner Constellations
Kids are curious about the stars and constellations. Show them how to make pipe cleaner constellations space activity, that is also a fun learning STEM activity.
Make a Flying Rocket!
Take advantage of a sunny day and make these cool super swishy flying rockets! Download the free template and use things you have at home to make them.
Outer Space Discovery Bottle
Create this fun activity – an outer space discovery bottle with the kids. It's a great way to teach and play at the same time. This is also a STEAM activity.
Footprint Rocket – A fun, out-of-this-world craft!
Show the kids how to make an adorable footprint rocket. The child can decorate the rocket however they want, and can even add pictures. This would be sweet to give to parents or grandparents too.
Felt Spaceship Toy Sewing Tutorial
Make a felt spaceship toy for the kids to play with. There is a free pattern and tutorial.
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