Paper Plate Cow
Supplies Needed; Paper Plate, wiggly eyes, yellow and pink and black construction paper, black paint, scissors and a black marker.
Using pink construction paper, cut out a circle, using yellow construction paper cut out two horns, and using the black construction paper cut out two ears. Glue the pink circle to the bottom center of the plate, then glue the horns and ears in place. Now use your paint, and paint spots on your cows head.
Foot Print Piglet
Here is a fun, and simple way to make a cute foot print. We used pink paint, wiggly eyes, and a black marker.
All Around the Barnyard
To the Farm
Rolled Paper Sheep
Supplies needed; White paper, green paper, tape, a pen, cotton balls, and glue.
Roll a strip into a circle and tape it in place. Then cut ears from the remaining white paper. Using the green paper, cut a base big enough for your sheep to sit on. Glue your circle to the green base, then glue on your ears. Next glue on cotton balls, as desired. Finally, draw on a face to your sheep.
Farmyard - Poem
Farm Felt Box
Glue a piece of felt onto the inside of the lid of a small box. Shoes boxes and Nordstrom boxes work great. Make felt cut outs of animals, scenery, or whatever you choose for storytelling or for play. Then store the cutouts inside the box when not in use.
Hand Print Horse
Supplies Needed; Brown and black paint, wiggly eye, paint brush and a brown pen.
Paint the child's hand brown and stamp it, thumb side down, on to a white paper. Use a finger tip, or paint brush to paint on two ears and allow the hand print to dry, then use brown pen to draw on mane. Paint on the bridal using black paint, and glue on wiggly eye. Allow to dry.
Here is an easy way to make a cute little rooster. We used a child's hand print for the comb, and scraps of red and orange for the beak.