Paper Plate Lion


Paper Plate Lion
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Paper Plate Lion

Give your child markers to draw a lion’s face in the center of a paper plate, and a mane on the outer edge. Encourage your child to practice motor skills by giving them a pair of scissors. Safely allow them to cut slits in the outer edge of the plate, giving the lion’s mane some volume!

Estimated Time: 20 minutes

Materials: Paper plate, markers, and scissors

Subject: Motor Skills and Art

About this resource

Setting(s) for which the article is intended:
  • Home

Intended audience(s):
  • Parents / Family

Age Levels (the age of the children to whom the article applies):
  • Infants and Toddlers (Birth To Age 3)
  • Preschoolers (Age 3 Through Age 5)

Reviewed: 2021
English title: Paper Plate Lion