The temperatures outside are dropping. The air is brisk and chilly. Frost is covering the ground each morning. That can only mean one thing….Winter is upon us. And with Winter, comes SNOW!!  Here are some unit study ideas, including free printables, for YOUR homeschool!

Snow and Snowflakes Unit Study Ideas with FREE Printable Preschool Kindergarten Pack

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“Our story starts on a winter day, high up in the sky, in a cloud that is very, very cold. This is the story of snow.”


The Story of Snow: The Science of Winter’s Wonder is a great book to include in your Winter nature studies. This book is a great read-aloud for preschool kids, as well as full of scientific information for elementary to middle school kids. This book has incredible photographs that show you the little details of a snowflake.

Below is a list of FREE printables, activities, and crafts to go along with your study of snowflakes:


Grid Copy Snowflake printable from Activity Village

3D Snowflake Paper Craft from DLTK

Borax Crystal Snowflake experiment

Puffy Snowflake Paintings from Inner Child Fun

Snowflake Printable Activities from To The Moon And Back

Snowflakes on Mittens math printable from Scholastic

Here are some great instructions for making paper snowflakes

Snowflake Matching Cards from PreKinders

Snowflake Sun Catcher template from Crafting the Word of God

Snowflake Printmaking Project from Pink and Green MamaTry thi

Try this edible snowflakes recipe for snack time

Jenny from Faith And Good Works has a free Snowflake Draw & Write printable and a great round-up of even more free Winter-Themed Printables & Activities.


Here are a few more books to add to your study that you can find at your local library:





Also, I have a FREE Printable Snow Themed Pack for Preschoolers!  Just click the link to immediately download the printable pack (No subscription required, although I’d love it if you subscribed to my emails of course!  I have lots of fun subscriber-only freebies!).

Snow FREE Printable Pack Preschool and Kindergarten The Frugal Homeschooling Mom