Popular Fall Activities for Elementary Students (Grades 1-5) in 2024

If you’re a teacher looking for fall activities for your elementary students, then you’ve found the right place! This collection of fall activities are a great way to engage your students in their learning. This post highlights resources for teaching writing, math, reading, social studies, and more! Check out the full list of fall activities for elementary students below!

Fall Math Activities

3rd grade September spiral review activities

September Spiral Review Activities

This 3rd Grade September Math Review Packet is part of a Year-Long 3rd Grade Spiral Review Math Bundle. The spiral review packets build proficiency in all grade level math skills and make test prep simple. They are available for each month that school is in session, including October Spiral Review Activities and November Spiral Review Activities. Learn more about them below!

October Math Word Problems

Daily math word problems give students the opportunity to apply their learning in real world math situations. This word problem resource has a seasonal theme, which makes it relevant to students and their lives. They are available for each month that school is in session, including September Math Word Problems and November Math Word Problems. Learn more about them below!

3rd grade October word problems

Fall Writing Activities

Haunted House for Sale writing project

Haunted House for Sale Writing

When you and your elementary students return from the new year holiday, it’s a great time to do two things. First, reflect on the previous year and, second, set goals for the upcoming year. This Haunted House for Sale writing activity and craft is a great resource to complement these discussions.

Fall Seasonal Writing

In the middle of the school year, you’ll want to capture a snapshot of your students’ current writing abilities. This will help you design lessons based on your students’ needs. This Autumn Writing Activity helps you do just that! You can continue to track student progress using the spring, summer, and autumn writing activities. At the end of the school year, you’ll have four writing samples that show your students’ growth in writing.

Fall writing assessment
November writing prompts

November Writing Prompts

This November Writing Prompts resource offer fun and engaging writing activities for students. They motivate students to practice their writing skills and inspire a love of writing. This resource includes the following genres: Creative, informative, opinion, narrative, procedural, descriptive, review, persuasive, poetry, and letter writing. There are writing prompts available for all of the months that school is in session, including September prompts and October prompts.

Fall Reading Activities

September graphic organizers

Reading Comprehension Activities

These September Reading Comprehension Activities are part of a year-long collection of themed graphic organizers that can be used with any book. Check out the October Reading Comprehension Activities and November Reading Comprehension Activities too. They facilitate engaging, meaningful practice that improves students’ reading and writing skills.

Other Fall Resources

Activity Packets

Our seasonal activity packets include tons of activities: ABC Order, Making Words, Doodle Story, Word Search, Secret Code, Word Sort, Directed Drawing, Can Have Art, Writing Paper, and Crossword. Check out this Apple Activity Packet!

apples activity packet

In closing, we hope you found these fall activities for elementary students helpful! If you did, then you may be interested in these other posts:

Share it:


Get Your Classroom Decor FREEBIE!

classroom decor guide
This classroom decor guide includes helpful tips and ideas for decorating your classroom.