We have 25 After school snacks for kids that are easy to make and kid approved. It’s hard to believe that summer is ending and back to school is around the corner! Check out these after school snack ideas to get the kids excited for school!
25 After School Snacks for Kids
Back to school is almost here! It seems like just yesterday the kids got out of school.
Between all the vacations, summer camps, and spending time together, it really does pass in a flash! This year, I’m planning a few after school snacks for my kids to prepare for back to school season.
What snacks to eat after school?
These snacks are filling and nutrient packed, but won’t spoil their appetite for dinner! Plus, they are budget friendly and won’t cost an arm and a leg!
What are good snacks for teenagers?
Most of these snacks are also great for older children. Teens that have bigger appetites will love the pizza toast.
What is the best snack for school?
Not only are these recipes great for after school snacks but they are also great for snacks at school. We frequently pack the Garlic Ranch Pretzels because they aren’t messy and so easy to pack.
Let’s get started with these easy and delicious after school snacks!
Here are 20 easy after school snack recipes!
Garlic Ranch Pretzels
These are oh so delicious and so easy to make. I made them yesterday for the kids and almost all of them are gone! Get the recipe here.
Cheesy Pepperoni Pizza Sticks
Just six ingredients and you have an easy and tasty snack! These are so easy to customize and always a hit with the kiddos here.
Apple Pie Bites
These incredibly delicious (and easy) Apple Pie Bites are going to be your go-to snack in a hurry! They are also tasty enough to make for dessert here.
Nutella and Banana Sushi
These delicious Nutella and banana fruity snacks are so easy you can prepare them for the after-school rush in just five minutes. Sounds like my kind of snack – easy and tasty! Find the recipe here.
Quick and easy pizza toast is one of our favorite recipes to make for a busy weeknight dinner or a satisfying after-school snack. You can easily add pepperoni or just cheese depending on what everyone likes on the pizza here.
If you have a picky apple eater, here are some great apple “cookie” recipes that the whole family is sure to love. The apples recipe here is healthy and delicious.
These little veggie bites here are healthy and oh so cute! It would also be a very easy appetizer to make at your next gathering.
Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins
The recipe here is such a simple recipe with just the right balance of banana and chocolate. Everything is better with chocolate. 🙂
Oatmeal Breakfast Bites
The Oatmeal Breakfast Bites here are easy to make and great for on-the-go! Enjoy them for an after school snack that can easily be taken on the road if needed.
Frozen Blueberry Bites
These Frozen Yogurt Blueberries are a simple, healthy snack that satisfy your sweet tooth big time here. They are easy to prepare and so refreshing.
It is super easy to make nachos and since the recipe uses apples, it is guilt free. Kids can top them with their favorite things like peanut butter, chocolate chips and more here.
The homemade fruit rollups here are super simple and I love that they only have 2 ingredients! Skip the store bought ones and make fruit leather instead!
Banana & Peanut Butter Roll Ups
These are super easy to make and the kids love to help make them. It will be easy to get the kids to eat their fruit in cute bite size snacks like here.
Fruit Pizza Crackers
It almost seems silly to call this a recipe because it’s that easy. Not only are they easy but they taste delicious and even the adults will like the snack here.
Backyard Bug Snacks
Your kids will totally enjoy creating these easy edible butterflies, caterpillars, and ladybugs here. Talk about a fun and tasty snack idea using fresh fruit that is kid friendly.
Frozen Yogurt Fruit Bark
Looking for a fun and delicious frozen yogurt recipe? You don’t want to miss this one that has tons of fresh fruit and makes for the perfect snack here.
Frozen Banana Snack
This recipe is a copycat version of Trader Joe’s Gone Bananas and they are delicious! Plus, the recipe here is so easy to make.
Dolphin Bananas for Kids
These no-cook dolphin bananas are a great little snack, and will bring a smile to everyone’s face. The snack here would also be adorable for class parties.
Easy Frozen Yogurt Bites
Not only are these yogurt bites yummy but kids can easily make these. The yogurt bites here are that easy and so tasty!
Banana Cereal Snack
A yummy, versatile, and healthy option for snacks that kids will enjoy. Plus, the recipe here uses ingredients you probably already have on hand.
Fresh Fruit Pops
All you need is a popsicle mold, coconut water, and some sliced fresh fruit! Put it all together and you’ve got a yummy, healthy treat here that your kids will be begging for again and again.
Squash chips are a healthy alternative to regular chips and they pack a ton of flavor. You won’t have to feel guilty about eating all of them here.
Homemade Energy Bars
These snack bars are simple, nutritious, delicious and much cheaper than store-bought granola bars! Sounds like a winner to me here.
No special kitchen tools needed for this delicious treat! Kids will love eating “sushi” for their after school treat here.
Easy Crockpot Applesauce
It is actually very simple to make your own applesauce here. Your kids will love being able to enjoy homemade applesauce when they come home from school.
Which of these healthy after school snacks for kids do you plan to try?
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These cheap after school snacks are also so delicious. You don’t need to make a lit of after school snacks to buy when you can just make these delicious ideas at home.
The next time you see after school snacks meme, you will know you already have a plan!
These fun after school snacks are sure to please even the pickiest eaters!
Which one will you try?
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