These Hanukkah crafts are easy to make and use only simple craft materials. They look – and taste – wonderful!
Easy Hanukkah crafts for children
Here’s a collection of easy Hanukkah crafts for children of all ages, including ideas for babies and toddlers as well as older kids.
This article is part of our Hanukkah activities and crafts for children resources.
In this article you will find:
:: how to make a paper plate menorah
:: a finger painting dreidel craft
:: a Star of David suncatcher craft
:: a 3D math-meets-art Start of David craft
:: a tasty dreidel themed snack food
:: plus links to ready-made Hanukkah lesson plans and teaching units
Happy Hanukkah book
Save time and teach better by using our Happy Hanukkah ready-made Unit.
You’ll get a complete set of lesson plans to learn about this festival and a collection of activities, arts, and crafts all planned for you: instant download, printables included, no prep needed, and all ad free.
Ready-made Hanukkah Unit
This Unit is part of our Festivals specialist curriculum pathway, and is a part of a set of ready-made units you can use to teach your children about the festivals of the world all through the year. Based on the teaching philosophy of hands-on learning, the Play Academy festivals curriculum is engaging, effective and loved by children.
See more details of this Hanukkah Unit, and all the other specialist curriculum pathways and ready-made units you can choose from, in the Play Academy here.
More Hanukkah crafts for children
To DIY your Hanukkah lesson plans, use these links to see all our Hanukkah crafts:
Star of David crafts for children
This suncatcher is a very simple Star of David craft that young children can make.
Use this math-meets-art lesson to create a beautiful 3D Star of David decoration.
Menorah craft for children
This paper plate Menorah craft is easy to make and comes with free printable candle templates.
Dreidel crafts for children
The dreidel is a spinning top used in a traditional game at the Jewish festival of Hanukkah. This easy dreidel craft makes a beautiful mobile and there’s a dreidel printable available too.
And here’s a fun Hanukkah-themed party food that children can make: dreidel snacks!
More Hanukkah lesson plans
See all our Hanukkah activities and crafts for children including a lesson to introduction to the festival, colouring pages and sensory play activities.