One of my all time favorite themes! I love apples, and my favorite season is autumn.

I have actually used this idea for the entire month of September, the ideas seem endless. A great way to start is a trip to a local apple farm or cider mill.

Apple recipes

Crock pot applesauce

Apple butter

Apple Spice Cake

Dried apples

Candied apples

Mini apple pies

Apple tart

Apple activities

These projects, games, and activities have always gotten rave review with the kids in my life. I especially love doing apple garlands; you can store them in plastic baggies to retain the scent and give them as gifts during the holiday season. They smell amazing!

Dried Apple Garlands

Apple Prints

Apple sun catcher

Felt apple pencil topper

Cinnamon apple dough hearts

Apple dolls

Apple word search

Apple picking

Take a trip to a local cider mill

Apple books

Here are some great books that kids will want to read again and again. They will inspire even more apple activities.

Apple Fractions

Apple Cake

Apples to Oregon

Autumn is for Apples

The Apple Pie Tree


Apple Picking Time

Johnny Appleseed