Long Necked Giraffe
This giraffe craft will make a fun addition to your homemade zoo.
Heavy weight paper
Crayons or Markers
To create a long necked giraffe, click on printables and cut out a giraffe body and a giraffe neck from a heavier weight paper using the templates. Cut a slit in giraffe body where the line is marked on the template large enough for the neck to slide through. Attach the neck to a craft stick with tape, this will enable you to slide and expand the giraffe's neck when you want. Slide the neck through the giraffe's body and now you are ready to decorate your long-necked giraffe. Decorate with crayons, pre-cut shapes and designs, brown giraffe spots, and whatever materials you wish.
This site contains suggested reading material and crafts to help young readers relate to the stories.
Patterns, Templates and Printables
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