Paper Animal Crafts
a Cackling Hen
This is a cute craft if your class is studying the farm. The HEN PATTERN is here
Cottonball Sheep Craft
A cute, simple sheep craft from allkidsnetwork.com.
Make a Paper Bird in a Cage
A bird in a cage from krokotak.com.
Balancing Bird Craft
A craft that demonstrates the center of gravity. This is from
Paper Fish Craft
A simple fish craft. There are several ideas for decorating. This
is from mssscrafts.com
A clever way to make a wiggly snake. This is from crayola.com.
Dinosaurs to print, cut, and fold from rain.com.
Eight animal masks to print at this site. This is from
Other Paper Crafts
Print two of these shapes on cardstock. Glue a large craft stick
on one and then glue the second shape over the craft stick.
Children can decorate with markers or crayons or glue
objects on it.
I Love My Family
A cute easy paper craft with family emphasis from krokotak.com
A variety of puppets to make can be found on this page.
Craft from Canon
A variety of paper crafts from Canon.
Make a Red Barn
If you are studying the farm or just need a red barn, this is an
easy one to print and put together. A standing cow pattern is just
below it. This is from mcguirezone.com and requests a donation.
Some farm animals can be found HERE
but would need to be made smaller to go
with the barn.
Make a Town
Make a complete town from card stock. This is from
A simple house and tree pattern from marthastewart.com. I would
enlarge the pattern and use card stock instead of file-folders.
I Love to Read a Book
Great for kids to show a favorite book. This is from krokatak.com.
Card and Box Templates
A variety of templates here that could be used for different
crafts. This is from ruthannzaroff.com
Paper Plate Crafts
Print the LION
Directions for making the fan are HERE
Print the SUN FACE
yellow card stock or have children color it). Print the verse Psalm
84:11 KJV NIV
on white card stock. Use the same Directions
as the Lion Fan above.
Paper Plate Sun Visors
An easy and creative way to make sun visors from paper plates.
This is from krokatak.com.
Make a Hedgehog
This cute hedgehog is made by folding a paper plate, cutting a
piece out, and then fringing around the edge. The site is not in
English, but the pictures are clear on what to do.
Paper Plate Owl
This craft uses three paper plates (you could use the small ones)
and is from enchantedlearning.com.
Paper Plate Wind Twirler or
An easy way to make a wind twirler or snake. This is from
Make a tambourine from a heavy foam or paper plate. Download the verse pattern
Things That Fly and Wind Toys
Make Your Own PinWheel
Make your own pinwheel by following these directions on
Kites as an Educational Tool
Some information for teachers about kites.
Make a Sugar Glider Kite
Learn about Sugar Gliders and make a Sugar Glider Kite.
X1 Paper Glider Kit from NASA
This glider pattern from NASA has several experiments to do with
A Super Glider
A super glider pattern from Canon Creative Park.
Make Your Own Twirly Bug
Make this cute twirly bug from Crayola.
Make a Roto-Copter
This paper toy spins through the air like a mini-helicopter.
Make a Hovercraft
This homemade hovercraft can be played with over and over again.
Make a Windsock
An easy to make windsock from Crayola. I would use card stock
instead of construction paper because it is more durable. A lion
pattern can be found above with the lion fan in the paper plate
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