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Paper Plate Chick

This craft is a delightful addition to the many paper plate crafts that young children have come to enjoy making.


One large paper plate

One small paper plate


Yellow paint

Orange construction paper or foam

Craft glue

Wiggle eyes


For this project you need one small and two large paper plates.  Fold the small paper plate in half.  Cut a scalloped edge to make wings.  Refer to the photo. Paint yellow. 

 Cut one paper plate to to be the egg shell as shown.  Set aside.
Paint the other large paper plate yellow. After the plate has dried, assemble using the photo as a guide.

Cut a small orange scrap of construction paper or fun foam for a beak.  Glue in place. 

Add wiggly eyes and feathers to complete the project.

This craft is reprinted courtesy of MakeLearningFun.com.

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Easter Crafts, Farm Animal Crafts, Paper Plate Crafts

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2 thoughts on
“Paper Plate Chick”

  1. jennifer says:

    very cute gonna make with the kiddies in my daycare

  2. Carol says:

    Oh my how cute is that!

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