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    6 Sea Animal Crafts (with Free Templates)

    Summer crafts are some of my favorite (a close second to my favorite season...fall), and what could be better than these sea animal crafts? They are so cute and simple to make, and each comes with a printable template to make crafting even easier. The really unique thing about these ocean animal crafts (and you might have already noticed) is that each starts with the simple shape of a triangle. This is one of favorite things to do around here...start with something basic and see where it can take us. Try it some time, and let us know what you make 🙂 Each of these Sea Animal Crafts are part of a book of 45 Triangle crafts that I know you are going to love! Each one comes with a printable template and easy step-by-step instructions. /**/ Save these Sea Animal arts and...

    Starfish Craft (with FREE Printable Template)

    This starfish craft is so simple to make. So, make lots of them in all kinds of colors and sizes. Then you can use them together to tell stories, make an art exhibit, or to decorate for a party. These would make great party decorations for any summer get together or beach themed party. Place them on the table or on the walls. Save this Starfish Craft for later. Pin it to your favorite Pinterest board... All activities require adult supervision. By using this site, you are agreeing to our terms of use. This post contains affiliate links, which means if you make a purchase through these links, I may receive a small commission at no extra cost to you. Click here to read my full disclosure policy. SUPPLIES FROM THE BAG Construction paper (color of your choice) ScissorsNewspaper Q-tipsPaint (slightly lighter or darker than...

    Caterpillar Paper Craft (with FREE Template)

    This caterpillar paper craft is so simple to make, using the free printable template. Who knew that you could turn a simple paper plate into something so totally adorable. And if you like this insect craft, you may also like these bug crafts and this cicada craft too. If you have preschoolers, I am sure that you noticed how similar this paper caterpillar craft looks like The Very Hungry Caterpillar. It would pair perfectly with a preschool lesson plan around the book. Save this Caterpillar Paper Craft for later. Pin it to your favorite Pinterest board... All activities require adult supervision. By using this site, you are agreeing to our terms of use. This post contains affiliate links, which means if you make a purchase through these links, I may receive a small commission at no extra cost to you. Click here to read...

    Cicada Craft for Kids (with free template!)

    The cicadas are coming! I have mixed feelings about it. It is so cool to think about bugs that somehow wait 17 years and then all emerge together, just to disappear a few weeks later for another astounding 17 years. Learn more about these amazing bugs while making this super simple paper plate cicada craft. Use the free printable template to make it even easier. I used paint, including some iridescent white and orange, when making this Cicada bug craft, but you do not have to. If you prefer, just use crayons and markers. A white marker would work to make the marks on the wings. When making a this bug craft for preschoolers, precut the pieces and allow them to decorate the parts with markers and crayons and then glue it all together. They will love it! And they...

    Awesome Paper Watermelon Craft

    What says summer better than picnics and watermelon? This paper watermelon craft is such a fun and simple way to celebrate the season. You can hang it in any room of the house for a little colors. Or make a bunch and hang them from the trees at your next cookout. Cutting the large ovals make this a great preschool watermelon craft as they practice some basic cutting skills. It is okay if they are not exactly the same. Let them try and be as independent as possible. Save this Paper Watermelon Craft for later. Pin it to your favorite Pinterest board... All activities require adult supervision. By using this site, you are agreeing to our terms of use. This post contains affiliate links, which means if you make a purchase through these links, I may receive a small commission at no...