Arts & Crafts

Paper Plate Red Bird

Paper Plate Red Bird
Photo by: masamom

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Create a simple red bird to welcome spring.

Time
30 minutes
Ages
24 - 60 months
Group size
1 - 8 tots
Rating

Supplies

  • 1 Paper Plate
  • 1 Red crayon or marker
  • 5 Craft feathers
  • 2 Rhinestones (for eyes) (Can also use wiggly eyes)
  • 1 Orange construction paper
  • 1 Glue stick

Steps

  1. Color entire paper plate red.
  2. Fold paper plate in half so it stands up on its own.
  3. Cut a triangle beak from orange construction paper.
  4. Glue eyes, beak, and feathers onto front of bird. Set aside to dry for at least 10 minutes.
Associated Activity
Pair this activity with a favorite book about the first signs of spring.

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