Home    Subscribe    Write for Us    FAQ    Contact    HubGarden    Login
Share your craft ideas for a share of the ad revenue. Click on Write For Us.

Egg Box Turtles

by Claire Winlow (follow)
Easy (607)      Under 5s (491)      Cheap (201)      Animals (83)      Egg Carton (19)      Turtle (2)     


turtle, egg box, craft, pre school, under 5s, animal, creature
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.



turtle, egg box, craft, pre school, under 5s, animal, creature


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



turtle, egg box, craft, pre school, under 5s, animal, creature
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.



turtle, egg box, craft, pre school, under 5s, animal, creature
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.



turtle, egg box, craft, pre school, under 5s, animal, creature


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

Categories
#Under 5s
#Easy
#Egg Box
#Turtle
#Animals
#Cheap
I like this Article - 13
[ print friendly ]
Share: email  facebook  twitter
More Articles by Claire Winlow
My son had a great time going to the local plant nursery today to choose a real Christmas tree
9 likes
My son gets really excited when we try new painting techniques
12 likes
Sensory play is great for development of children at all ages and something that babies will lov...
11 likes
It's always a good idea to have a few super simple crafty ideas that can be set up in seconds and ar...
11 likes
This is an easy recipe that even young children can get involved it
9 likes
Not all young children like having a mask on their face
9 likes
view all articles by Claire Winlow
Articles by Claire Winlow on Other Hubs
ID: 1544
[ Submit a Comment ]
Featured Articles
Pipe cleaners are so versatile and are an excellent tool to encourage kids to use their imagination ...
by Lucy
12 likes
Trending Articles
This is yet another craft using toilet rolls
14 likes
Make these easy helicopters out of egg cartons
14 likes
Rahhhr!! Draw a monster then laugh as you watch it melt
12 likes
Fold a paper plane in just five easy steps! Time: 5 minutes Age: Any Age Level: Easy Ma...
12 likes
Pipe cleaners are so versatile and are an excellent tool to encourage kids to use their imagination ...
by Lucy
12 likes
Make your own toilet roll airplane with magazine paper and paddle pop sticks
12 likes
After weeks of glorious sunshine, the effect of hurricane Bertha dissipating over the Atlantic l...
11 likes
A hot summer is never guaranteed in England but when you get it, you make the most of it
11 likes
Perfect for a car theme birthday party and a good way to include some healthier party food, these sa...
11 likes
I always have grand ideas for kid's birthday parties but being a busy working mum, it's gets closer ...
11 likes
Categories
5 to 10s (526)
Under 5s (491)
Over 10s (340)
Any Age (305)
Baby (10)
Links (1)
Easy (606)
Medium (209)
Hard (29)
Featured on Other Hubs
Trending on Other Hubs
I read a one-liner somewhere saying %%'the severity of the itch is inversely proportional to the rea...
13 likes
To live a life of simplicity means letting go of all sorts of things that make our lives more c...
801 views
I recently visited the property in Devon
9 likes
New on Other Hubs
For some, the aroma of a Chai Latte rich in cinnamon, cardamom, nutmeg, ginger and cloves is the...
4 likes
 
Copyright 2012,2013,2014 On Topic Media PTY LTD. ABN 18113479226. mobile version