Elf on the Shelf Preposition Activity for Preschoolers

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Elf on the Shelf is a fun Christmas tradition at our house, and it can easily be a part of your preschool classroom as well! Get your preschoolers learning about prepositions and positional words with this fun, hands-on activity.

FREE printable preposition learning activity for preschoolers featuring the Elf on the Shelf. A cute holiday or Christmas activity to increase spatial awareness and positional word vocabulary.

This FREE Elf preposition game includes 8 cards with positional words and features both boy and girl elves!

To Prep:

  • Print & laminate all sheets
  • Cut out cards, elf pieces and shelf pieces
To Play:

Kids will choose one card at a time and use the printable elf and shelves to re-create each position. If you are wondering why not just use a real Elf on the Shelf doll in this activity, it's because they are not allowed to be touched. (according to the story)

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Viviana is a blogging mom to a toddler, a preschooler, and a kindergartner, sharing ideas and resources for early education. She specializes in unique, hands-on printable activities that are educational, fun and inspire creativity in young minds.