Toddler Activities

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Try these toddler activities with your toddler to engage them in developmentally appropriate learning activities at home. Click on the categories to work on specific skills or scroll down through the images to visit some of our most favorite activities for toddlers.

This list of toddler activities is created for children ages 18 months through 3 years old. Many preschoolers will enjoy them too. Read more about our full toddler curriculum.

Toddler Activities to do at Home

Activities for Teaching Toddlers Colors

Activities for Toddlers to Explore Letters

Activities for Toddlers to Learn Shapes

Outdoor Activities for Toddlers

Puzzles and Fine Motor Activities for Toddlers

Sensory Activities for Toddlers

Toddler Social/Emotional Development

Favorite Learning and Play Activities for Toddlers

Color Matching with cars! A fun toddler activity to learn colors. Great activity for toddlers to do at home.

One item activities allow little ones to explore. This cotton ball toddler fine motor activity combines fine motor exploration with sensory and creativity. We made this into an indoor gross motor activity too. So much fun with one supply!

Crayon color sorting activity for toddlers at home.

Create a simple color sorting game for teaching colors and sorting skills with this simple color sorting bags for toddlers and preschool idea.

Classic science for toddlers: sink and float activity ideas. Great for preschool too!!

One-to-one correspondence activities for toddlers. Teach toddlers to count and identify while strengthening their fine motor skills.

Toddler Lesson Plans for learning colors are a simple way to teach toddlers colors with easy activities for toddlers to learn colors in a hands-on way. #sponsored



The mess-free painting activity for kids. A great unique gift idea and really affordable.

Help toddlers learn one-to-one correspondence with this egg carton activity that is so simple to create.

Sticky Ball Fine Motor Activity for Infants and Toddlers-takes 5 minutes to prep.

Sensory crawl infant and toddler activity to encourage crawling and walking children to explore safely-and get moving indoors!


Make your own photo blocks from a milk carton. These are fun building blocks for kids personalized with family pictures.





You can find even more toddler activities here!


Have an infant? Check out the infant page.

Have a preschool child? We have activities for preschool too.

Hundreds of simple-to-prep kids activities for infants, toddlers, preschoolers. Montessori activities and mixed age groups.

These toddler activities are featured in A Complete Guide for Stay-at-Home Moms: Kids Activities.

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150+ toddler activities that require very little prep from a stay-at-home mom of 4 and former teacher.