Arts & Crafts

Clothespin Caterpillar

Clothespin Caterpillar
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Create a cute and easy caterpillar craft.

Time
25 minutes
Ages
24 - 60 months
Group size
1 - 8 tots
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Supplies

  • 1 Clothespin
  • 6 Medium size colored pompoms
  • 2 Wiggly eyes
  • 1 Glue (Liquid glue works better.)

Steps

  1. Glue pompoms onto clothespin to create the caterpillar body. Set aside to dry.
  2. Once dry, glue eyes to pompom on end to create face. Set aside to dry.
Associated Activity
Pair this activity with a reading of The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle. You can also do the Paper Plate Butterfly craft in conjunction with these activities to have a before and after project.

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