Let’s make an egg carton caterpillar craft with youngsters!
This straightforward egg carton caterpillar craft for preschool-aged youngsters can also be an exquisite addition to finding out the life cycle of butterflies.
The way to make an egg carton caterpillar craft
This Simple Preschool Caterpillar Craft is so easy and certainly one of my childhood favorites. This craft was in a position to be achieved nearly fully with out grownup “interference” by my (nearly) 3 yr outdated. You most likely have the entire provides you want at house making this an affordable craft to make.
Provides wanted to make an egg carton caterpillar
- Egg carton (the cardboard variety is less complicated to brighten) 1 carton = 2 caterpillars
- Pipe cleaner (1/2 per caterpillar)
- Paint, markers or stickers to brighten
- Googly eyes
Directions for making an egg carton caterpillar
Minimize egg carton length-wise so that you get one lengthy bumpy caterpillar physique.
The way to minimize an egg carton tip: I discovered it best to chop it utilizing a combo of a pointy serrated knife and scissors.
Paint or shade the physique of the caterpillar. Affix facial options (or draw them on). Poke two holes within the prime of the top. Wrap the pipe cleaners round one another, bend them into form, and poke them by means of the egg carton.
Our completed egg carton caterpillar craft
- • Egg carton (the cardboard variety is less complicated to brighten) 1 carton = 2 caterpillars
- • Pipe cleaner (1/2 per caterpillar)
- • Paint, markers or stickers to brighten
- • Googly eyes
- Minimize egg carton length-wise so that you get one lengthy bumpy
- Paint or shade the physique of the caterpillar.
- Affix facial options (or draw them on).
- Wrap the pipe cleaners round one another, bend them into form, and poke them
by means of the egg carton.
Extra caterpillar crafts from Youngsters Actions Weblog
Have you ever made our egg carton caterpillar craft together with your youngsters? We might like to know the way it turned out.
Butterfly life cycle studying
- Discuss concerning the life cycle of the caterpillar in as a lot element as is suitable. For an incredible assessment test this out.
- OR Watch this neat 3 min video utilizing actual caterpillar to butterfly footage!
- Learn the basic: The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle or as a extremely recent, enjoyable various Look & See: The Inexperienced Caterpillar (I really like the lovable rhymes and involvement of a number of different bugs on this e-book. It additionally evaluations colours)