Buntes Basteln mit Klopapierrollen - Feuerspeiende Drachen *** This fire breathing, toilet paper roll dragon is SO MUCH FUN! Blow into the end, and it looks like flames are coming out of the dragon's mouth! Such a cute craft idea for a rainy day!
Literacy Club Idea 3 - After your preschool and kindergarten students make this Pete the Cat craft, have them wear them durng story time and game activities. What you need:Blue craft paperYellow craft paperWhite craft paperBlack craft paperGlueScissors
A quiet activity to keep bodies busy and mouths quiet during a read-aloud time. Perfect for kids with lots of energy or who need to move during story time. Love this idea for a special education classroom. Work those fine motor skills as well.
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