Carnival Classroom Theme Decor Ideas

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This post is a growing listing of Carnival Classroom Theme Decor Ideas that are perfect for an elementary classroom.  A carnival theme is all about having fun and taking chances. The main color you’ll see is red, but lots of other bright colors will be used as well. Scroll down to see free carnival themed classroom decor printables.

I love to find awesome classroom decor ideas. As an Amazon affiliate, I may earn a commission for purchases using my links. Learn more. The ideas and paid links below are based on Amazon finds that are great for making a carnival themed classroom.

Carnival Classroom Theme Decor Ideas

A carnival themed photo background can be featured on your classroom wall, like a bulletin board, to show off your classroom theme. It makes a fun banner that will make students feel excited to be in a carnival/circus classroom.

Carnival Bulletin Board set

Carnival classroom welcome sign

I am still working on my collection of carnival themed classroom decor printables and you can see my tiny collection here. These printables are from my TpT collection. You get to download them instantly upon purchase and they can be used for years because you’ll have lifetime access to the files.

I found these free carnival themed classroom decor printables for you! They are created by other TpT sellers that you may know. Feel free to check them out. The picture above is just a composite of each item. I’m listing each one separately for you below… At the time of writing this post, these items are free. However, the owners may change them to priced items in the future.

Free carnival themed word wall headers by Kellie’s Classroom

Free carnival themed banner by SRJ Bubbies

Free carnival calendar numbers by Driscoll Darlings

Free carnival themed nameplate template by Jamie Mullins

Free carnival themed name tags by Starlight Treasures

More carnival themed ideas from Amazon

  • A gumball reward system: Use an old fashioned styled gumball machine in a carnival themed classroom to reward students for different things.

Look out for more ideas being added to this post very soon.