Let's make Ellie Elephant
Area: Art and Craft
You will need: paper plate, paint, marker/crayons and paper.
Cut out two piece of the paper plate. (see below)
Cut out two circles for eyes from a piece of paper.
Allow your child to choose a colour of paint and let them paint all of the paper plate using a paintbrush or sponge.
While the paint is drying:
Get your child to colour the pupils of the eyes.
With the spare piece of paper plate you can make a caterpillar by dabbing lots of dots using paint or crayons/markers.
Cut out a circle of paper and allow the child to make the caterpillars face on here.
Your paint on the paper plate should be nearly dry now:
Use pritt stick/glue to stick on the trunk and eyes.