Friday, August 26, 2011

The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle Caterpillar Craft

 
The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle is an immensely popular book found in many homes and classrooms

The book even comes with many different bindings plus there is a cute, cool coloring book!

The Very Hungry Caterpillar By Eric Carle  The Very Hungry Caterpillar [ THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR ] by Carle, Eric ( Author) on Jan, 01, 1994 Board Books  My Own Very Hungry Caterpillar Coloring Book


Here is a simple craft for kids to make before or after reading the book.


A Magnetic Pom Pom Caterpillar Craft Activity





Materials
  • hinged clothespin
  • green paint + paint brush
  • magnetic tape
  • 1 red pom pom
  • 3 or more green pom poms
  • glue
  • google eyes

Directions
  • Paint a clothespin green.
  • Let dry.
  • Cut a piece of magnetic tape.
  • Place the magnetic tape on the bottom of the magnet.
  • Glue the pom poms on the top of the magnet.
  • Glue the google eyes on the front of the caterpillar's head (red pom pom).
  • Use your caterpillar on your refrigerator or other magnetic object.

The children may also want to watch a wonderful video of the story.


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1 comment:

  1. sorry, language very poor. first time at this site,
    very nice post. love u hail from Ukraine
    my page > Recommended Reading

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