Preschool Spaceship Craft (Free Template)

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Download the Free Preschool Spaceship Craft Template and make this easy space craft for your little ones.

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Preschool Spaceship Craft
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Check out this Easy Preschool Spaceship Craft for kids. Just get the Free Printable below and you will be able to make enough supplies for a group of 20 kids (or more) with only about 10 minutes of cutting.

Whether you are a preschool teacher, parent, grandparent, or Daycare worker, you will love this UFO craft. The spaceship and alien craft is from a galaxy far, far, away 🙂

Improving Fine Motor Skills

We all know that crafting is super fun, but it’s also great for improving fine motor skills. As your little cut-out shapes, and draw on decorations, not only will they get to express their creativity, but they will also get some fine motor practice.

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Watch the Preschool Spaceship Craft Video for step-by-step instructions on how to make this easy craft for kids.

Did you know that the UFO stands for unidentified flying object? Learn more at

Here’s What You Need

Here’s your UFO craft supply list (This post contains affiliate links to the products mentioned. Read my disclosure policy for more information):

Watch the Alien Craft video and see how easy it is to make the supplies and assemble this Preschool Space Craft:

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Step 1: Download and Print the Free Template

Download and print the Free Flying Saucer Craft Template. You will be stapling the template to sheets of colored paper to cut out the shapes. Print as many as you need if you’re making this craft in a group setting.

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The Spaceship Template has everything you need to make this fun UFO craft.

Tip: If you don’t have a printer you can always put white copy paper up to your computer screen and trace the template.

Step 2: Staple and Cut Out the Craft Shapes

Once you have the craft templates printed out, staple them to construction paper and cut out multiple shapes at a time.

Note: If you want to make this craft with a group of kids, you can staple the template to up to 10 sheets of copy and construction paper or 5 sheets of cardstock. Just make sure you have a pair of good scissors.

So, did you know, you can staple together 10 pieces of paper and cut out 10 shapes at a time?! That’s my SECRET to fast & easy crafting.

Stapling the paper is very important because it makes sure it doesn’t move as you cut. The more staples the better. Cardstock is the thickest so you may only be able to cut 5 sheets at a time.

Tip: While you’re cutting, if you cut off all parts of the pages that have staples, make sure to re-staple the sheets that are left. Whenever you’re cutting multiple sheets at a time, make sure they are always stapled together.

Step 3: How to Make the Preschool Space Craft

Preschool Spaceship Craft
Make this cute Preschool Spaceship Craft

I recommend having a finished craft so the children can see what the final version will look like.

  1. First, glue the bottom onto the spaceship
  2. Glue the circle details onto the bottom of the spaceship
  3. Glue the antenna onto the top of the spaceship
  4. Use markers and googly eyes to add a fun face to your alien (extraterrestrial)
  5. Glue the alien into your spaceship – Don’t forget to write your name on the back.
gluing bottom onto the UFO craft

Step #1. Glue the bottom onto the UFO

gluing circles onto the UFO craft

Step #2. Glue the circle details onto the bottom of the spaceship

gluing the antenna on to the flying saucer craft

Step #3. Glue the antenna onto the top of the spaceship

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Step #4: add a fun face to your alien (extraterrestrial) – How many moons do you think your alien has on his planet?

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Finish your craft by gluing an alien inside your spaceship

Step # 5: Glue the alien into your flying saucer (spaceship)

And you’re finished

This is a great outer space craft for preschoolers or to make just for fun. And, it’s a perfect craft for the classroom, a space unit, for Kindergarteners, Toddlers, Daycare, or just a fun craft at home idea

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As always, I try to make my crafts fast, easy & inexpensive. Enjoy.

Download the Free Spaceship Craft Printable

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