My little guy is all about the crafts lately! He has really taken to “school” and constantly sounds out words to determine what letter it starts with. To help out with this, each day we make some sort of craft to go along with the letter of the day.
This particular day we were working on C’s. It was a beautiful day, so we grabbed our craft supplies and headed to the backyard to make this caterpillar bug hat.
2 pieces of construction paper
How to make the caterpillar bug hat:
- Draw 4 circles and 2 small rectangles on 1 piece of construction paper.
- Cut out circles and rectangles.
- With other piece of construction paper, cut in half and glue together. This will be used as the headband.
- Glue on 4 circles to headband. Draw a smiley face on first circle.
- Then curl the 2 rectangles and glue on face as antennas.
Isn’t this so cute? He wore his creation around the house the rest of the afternoon!
Christine Everyday says
Such a cute craft idea! Love this.
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Glenda Rondo says
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Lady Lilith says
This is such a cute idea. Great for kids to learn the shape circle.
Maria Long says
What a fun activity for the little ones. Looks like he was having fun.
such a cute fun easy craft! I bet lots of kiddos would love this!
foody schmoody says
My daughter is all about caterpillars right now; probably because they seem to be everywhere! I can't wait to make this with her this weekend.
Lisa @ A Bride On A Budget says
This bug hat is so cute! I love that your little one was able to help with this too. I'll have to keep it in mind when our nephews are over.
Unapologetically Us Valerie says
Aww so cute!! Love your blog!
Denise Comeau says
Now that the weather is finally getting nicer and we're outside more, the kids are fascinated with all the bugs we're coming across. They'd love this.
Nicole Escat says
Hahaha. This is such a cute idea. My girls will love the bug hat for sure.
Tami Q says
I'm on the hunt or activities to do with my three year old now that I am a stay at home momma. This will on our fun list for next week.