Railroad & Train Activities
We’ve gathered a collection of links to other web sites for train and railroad activities including online games and puzzles, birthday party ideas, and craft projects for fun and learning.
- Build a Paper Steam Engine
Printable from Disney Family Fun.
- Choo-choo Train Party for Kids
Engineer your party with birthday party games, decorating ideas and choo-choo train party activities, from Amazing Moms.
- Easy Train Paper Craft
Templates for a steam engine and tender to print and color or print on colored paper.
- Lifesavers Candy Train Ornament
Video tutorial for making an ornament or party favor with Lifesavers and other popular candies, from Tip Junkie.
- Little Engine That Could
One week lesson plan with printables, stories and activities built around our favorite story by Watty Piper, from Hubbard's Cupboard, an excellent website for early childhood educators and parents.
- Polar Express
HUGE collection of learning and fun activities using The Polar Express story from Teaching Heart (K-3)
- Polar Express Game
Ride the Polar Express year round with this online game.
- Railroad Parts: History for Kids
An excellent, simply-written history of trains and railroads including all the parts of railroads, railroad careers and railroad facts from Parts Geek.
- Thomas the Tank Engine Activities
A great resource for all things Thomas! Birthday party ideas and a large collection of printable pages for coloring and papercrafts.
- Train & Locomotive Craft Project Ideas
Find a large collection of craft ideas and activities for various ages at Artists Helping Children.
- Train Conductor Game
Track puzzle game with Caillou from PBS kids.
- Train Craft
Engine, train cars and caboose patterns to print and cut out - endless learning opportunities!
- Train Theme Activities & Games for Kids
Four railroad-themed activities: Candy Train, Board Game, Number Rhyme and Engineer Hat, from e-How
- Train Trax
Connect track across Canada to win this online train puzzle game.