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Egg box turtle


This is a simple craft for under 5s to enjoy and the materials cost next to nothing.

Time: 15 minutes
Age: Under 5's
Level: Easy

Materials
Egg box
Paint
Cardstock
Scissors
Black pen and crayons to decorate
Glue

Method
Cut the egg holder parts out of the egg box.



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Set out some paint and let your child paint the pieces all over.



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The turtle's shells can be any colour you want and you could also decorate them with sticky dots for some added decoration


Draw a turtle body on some cardstock and cut out.
Your child can colour the turtle body if they want and add some eyes.



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Only the head, legs and tail will poke out from under the shell


Stick the painted egg box piece on top of the body with a little glue and then your turtle is ready to play with.



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What else could you make that has a shell? What about a snail?

Categories
#Under 5s
#Easy
#Egg Box
#Turtle
#Animals
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