Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Paper Plate Animal Crafts

Childrens Craft Ideas: Teddy Bear

Needed: Small paper plate, large paper plate, brown paper, pink paper, brown paint, wiggly eyes, fuzzy wool for the tummy, glue, and scissors.

Directions: Cut out the bear’s arms, legs and feet, and outer ears from the brown paper. Cut out the bear’s inner ears from the pink paper. Glue the small plate to the large plate. Then, paint the plates brown. Glue on the outer ears, inner ears, mouth, eyes, arms, legs and fuzzy tummy.

Learning: B is for Brown, circle, 2 ears, 2 arms, 2 legs

Idea's: Read a book about bears.

I love this piggy! He’s so cute!

Needed: Small paper plate, black and pink construction paper, marshmallow, black marker, pink paint, and scissors.

Directions: Paint your plate and the marshmallow pink. (The marshmallow will be the nose.) Cut out the ears from the pink paper. Cut out a set of eyes and a mouth from the brown paper. Glue on the eyes, ears and nose. Then, draw on the rest of the mouth and dots for the nose.

Learning: Pink, P is for Pig. Please count the ears and the eyes


  1. Very cute! I've done something similar to make a pumpkin/jack-o-lantern in the fall. :)