Paper Plate Bee
Cut the center out from a paper plate and paint it yellow. Paint another paper plate yellow. Use template in templates tab and trace the wings onto white construction paper, cut out. Paint the bee as shown (use black paint and dip finger to make the lines across). Glue together, add a black pipe cleaner for the antennae, googly eys and a small black pom pom for the nose.
Paper Plate Ladybug
You will need 3 paper plates for this activity.
Cut out the center of one plate, paint it black. Paint the second plate black and the third one red. After the red one dries cut it in half and add black circles (paint them on or cut them out from black construction paper and glu on)
Glue together as shown and add a black pipe cleaner for the antennaes by inserting them through the ladybug's head.
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Make this cute caterpillar from green and red construction paper. Add legs and mouth with a marker. Add googly eye or draw one.
Hand Print Bee
Paint hand alternating colors like shown to make the body of the bee. Cut out a circle for the head and glue on. Cut out wings from white construction paper, glue on. Use a marker to make the antennaes and add a googly eye.
Coffee Filter Butterfly
Use two coffee filters for this Butterfly and a clothespin. Paint the clothespin black and set aside to dry. Fold both the coffee filters in half and then in half again. Put 10-12 drops of food coloring into 1/2 cup of water and then dip the corners of the filters into different colors. Unfold and allow to dry. Bunch the filters like shown and insert in between the clothespin.
Cut out circles in many different colors from construction paper and glue to white paper. Add legs,grass,sky etc. and a googly eye.
Coffee Filter Umbrella
Fold a coffee filter in half and then in half
again. Dip the corners into 1/2 cup of water mixed with 10-12 drops of food coloring. Allow to dry then glue onto a piece of construction paper along with a pipe cleaner for the handle.
Paper Plate Chick
Paint a paper plate yellow and set aside to dry. Trace child's hand on
yellow construction paper and cut out. Cut out a triangle for the beak. Use an
orange pipe cleaner for the legs and tape them to back. Glue beak,hand (for wing) and eye on plate.