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.

Penguin People

by helenonthesofa (follow)
Check out my Weekend Notes articles here: www.weekendnotes.com/profile/160877
Easy (677)      Under 5s (525)      Cheap (219)      Animals (87)      Card (19)      Googly eyes (19)      Penguin (2)     
This is a really simple craft which toddlers especially will enjoy. Dependent on the age of the children, you can either prepare the craft for them and do all of the cutting ahead of craft time, or for older kids, they will enjoy practising their scissor skills. This is a cheap craft to make, and you might already have the materials at home.



Penguin craft


Time: 5 minute preparation time (if you are pre cutting the materials) and about 5 minutes craft time per penguin.
Age: Under 5's
Level: Easy, Medium, Hard

Materials
Gather your materials


Penguin craft

Black and orange or yellow card
White paper
Eye stickers or goggly eyes
Glue, sellotape and scissors

Method
Cut the black card into a long strip, making the depth of the card however long you wish your penguin to be.
Roll the card into a tube shape and secure with Sellotape.



Penguin craft


Cut white paper into a rounded rectangular shape.



Penguin craft


Cut orange card into a small diamond shape (which will form a beak). Bend the diamond shape into a beak.



Penguin craft


Use the glue stick to affix the white paper, beak and goggly eyes onto the penguins black body. With the beak you want to glue the entire bottom of the beak (the bottom triangle of the diamond) onto the white paper as this will make it more sturdy.



Penguin craft
Glue time


Your completed penguin


You can repeat all of the steps above to make as many penguins as your penguin family requires.
If you have a toddler who is not good at cutting you can pre cut the materials so that all they need to do is stick all the pieces together.

Pre-cut the card to make it easier for your toddler


One happy crafter


Categories
#Animals
#Under 5s
#Card
#Penguin
#Easy
#Cheap
#Googly eyes
I like this Article - 10
[ print friendly ]
More Articles by helenonthesofa
An easy peasy craft that will get little ones learning the alphabet in no time
6 likes
This is a fun activity for little kids, and the end product can be given as an Easter gift to grandp...
9 likes
This is a simple, fun activity for preschoolers, that creates some wonderful watermelons, perfect fo...
4 likes
Ok, I've got glue sticks, water based glues even glitter glues but for some of my crafts, these ...
2 answers
This is a perfect craft for preschoolers, and the great news for parents is that it's simple to set ...
9 likes
Rainbows are always a popular craft for children due to the bright colours involved
15 likes
view all articles by helenonthesofa
Articles by helenonthesofa on Other Hubs
Grocery shopping is a bit of a necessary evil
64 views
This basketball game by Fisher Price is aimed at babies 6 months and over, and helps them to develop...
151 views
My Google Plus Profile
ID: 4757
[ Submit a Comment ]
The penguins are so cute.
Featured Articles
This is a fun and satisfying paper craft using simple materials that kids can create on their own
14 likes
Trending Articles
Christmas is just around the corner and making gingerbread cookies is a fun cooking activity you can...
16 likes
Tie dying is a really fun way to explore colour, patterns and textiles
12 likes
Throw a Disney Frozen Themed Christmas Party with these beautiful snowflake cookies! Disney's...
11 likes
My children have always loved to make greetings cards for birthdays, Christmas, Easter, and really a...
11 likes
Here is a fun way to encourage younger children to eat some fruit and maybe even participate in the ...
by Lucy
11 likes
With a little glue and some beads you can make a melting snowman to decorate your Christmas tree
10 likes
Make simple yet fabulous Christmas light cards for the friends and family on your list
10 likes
Air-dry clay is simple to use and doesn't need any glazing or specialist kiln to fire
9 likes
Most children love to glue and stick things
9 likes
This is a simple, no-cook dessert recipe, which is perfect for Christmas parties
9 likes
Categories
Under 5s (525)
Over 10s (354)
Any Age (335)
Baby (11)
Links (1)
Easy (676)
Medium (215)
Hard (34)
Featured on Other Hubs
Trending on Other Hubs
I love fried rice, but since finding out I have coeliac disease the take-away kind is off the menu
15 likes
As a die-hard cat lover, I can say that felines aren’t always the easiest pets
9 likes
Change the look of a wardrobe or set of drawers by decorating cupboard knobs and replacing the old o...
9 likes
Tom-Boi clothing launched their first range of clothing for women on 1 December 2014, starting with ...
7 likes
 
Copyright 2012,2013,2014 On Topic Media PTY LTD. ABN 18113479226. mobile version