Paper Plate Frog Craft

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Looking for a fun craft to do with your kids?

This Paper Plate Frog Craft is perfect for any occasion! All you need is some paper plates, colored papers, pipe cleaners and your basic craft supplies.

Your kids will love this frog craft because it’s so colorful and fun. They can use their imaginations to come up with all sorts of stories about these friendly frogs. And when they’re done, they can display their artwork proudly on the refrigerator or bulletin board.

Follow the simple instructions below to make your own Frog Craft today!

For more fun frog activities like this, check out my list of Frog Activities for Kids.

Paper Plate Frog Craft

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Paper Plate Frog Craft

Do your kids love animals? My homeschooled kids are always asking to learn about different animals and they especially love it when we can do a fun, hands-on activity like this paper plate frog craft.

Not only is it a great way to recycle some materials you might have around the house, but it’s also a fun and easy activity that the whole family can enjoy. Plus, it’s a great way to teach your kids about different amphibians and the habitats they live in.

So if you’re looking for a fun homeschooling activity or just a fun frog craft to do with your kids, give this paper plate frog craft a try.

Paper Plate Frog Craft

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Grab these books about frogs for a fun learning experience about their life cycle and a few interesting short stories with engaging frog characters that kids will love.

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Frog Craft Materials

Perfectware - Kitchen essentials Paper Plate 6-300 6Perfectware – Kitchen essentials Paper Plate 6-300 6Tru-Ray Construction Paper P103031, 10 Classic Colors, 9Tru-Ray Construction Paper P103031, 10 Classic Colors, 9Horizon Group USA Neon Fuzzy Sticks. Pipe Cleaner, Bendi Sticks, Chenille Stem- 200 Pack, Neon, MulticolorHorizon Group USA Neon Fuzzy Sticks. Pipe Cleaner, Bendi Sticks, Chenille Stem- 200 Pack, Neon, Multicolor

 

Paper Plate Frog Craft Supplies

Recommended Frog Activity Kits

Little Learners Print & Go Activity Kit: Frog Life Cycle

Your kindergartener, first or second grade student will love these frog life cycle worksheets to learn all about frogs. 

Little Learners Print & Go Activity Kit: Frog Life Cycle

Frog Life Cycle Figurines

Get these frog life cycle figurines for your homeschool frog life cycle lesson. I bet your kids will have a wonderful time!

Instructions

  1. Cut the paper plate in half and cover it with a green-colored paper.
Paper Plate Frog Craft

2. Cut out two arc shapes from the other half of the paper plate.

Paper Plate Frog Craft

3. Cut out two smaller arc shapes and one-half circle from the black-colored
paper.

Paper Plate Frog Craft

4. Paste the two small arc shapes on top of the larger arc shapes. Trace the
pipe cleaners around them, and use a glue gun to glue them.

Paper Plate Frog Craft

5. Attach the half-circle at the center of the paper plate using glue.

Paper Plate Frog Craft

6. Trace the pipe cleaner around the half-circle.

Paper Plate Frog Craft

7. Use a hot glue gun to attach the eyes and the frog’s face (paper plate).

Paper Plate Frog Craft

8. Double the red pipe cleaner and fold it in accordion style.

Paper Plate Frog Craft

9. Then attach it to the frog’s mouth, and you’re done with your Frog Craft, you did very well!

Paper Plate Frog Craft

Helpful Craft Tips:

  1. Be careful when using the scissors and the hot glue gun.
  2. Choose the proper materials to achieve the aspired outcome.
  3. Let your creativity flow in your work!
Paper Plate Frog Craft

Paper Plate Frog Craft

Have a fun activity time with your little one. Try this fun and easy paper plate frog craft and learn everything about frogs.

Materials

  • Paper plate
  • Bond paper
  • Colored paper (green and black)
  • Scissor
  • Pen
  • Glue gun/glue
  • Fuzzy wire (green and red)

Instructions

  1. Cut the paper plate in half and cover it with green-colored paper.
  2. Cut out two arc shapes from the other half of the paper plate.
  3. Cut out two smaller arc shapes and one-half circle from the black-colored paper.
  4. Paste the two small arc shapes on top of the larger arc shapes. Trace the fuzzy wire around them, and use a glue gun to glue them.
  5. Attach the half-circle at the center of the paper plate using glue.
  6. Trace the fuzzy wire around the half-circle.
  7. Use a hot glue gun to attach the eyes and the frog’s face (paper plate).
  8. Double the red fuzzy wire and fold it in accordion style.
  9. Then attach it to the frog’s mouth, and you’re done with your Frog Craft, you did very well!

Notes

  1. Be careful when using the scissor and the glue gun.
  2. Choose the proper materials to achieve the aspired outcome.
  3. Let your creativity flow in your works!

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Looks like a fun activity, right? What are you waiting for? Grab those supplies and try this frog activity with your child.

If you love this activity, you have to try these Animal Activities for Kids, too.

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