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A Is for Alligator Paper Plate Craft

A Is for Alligator Paper Plate Craft

A is for alligator! Make a fun alligator craft to help your preschooler learn about the letter Aa using paper plates, paint, and construction paper.

Materials

Instructions

  1. Paint the top of one paper plate green.
  2. Paint the bottom of another paper plate green.
  3. Paint the top of the second paper plate red.
  4. Cut triangles from the white paper, a long tongue shape from the red paper, two large circles from the white paper, and two small circles from the black paper.
  5. Fold the green and red plate in half with the red on the inside.
  6. Glue the white triangles around the edge of the folded red plate with the triangle points pointing out.
  7. Glue the folded plate onto the full green plate.
  8. Glue the tongue inside the folded plated.
  9. Glue the black circles on the center of the white circles.
  10. Glue the eyes on the green plate above the mouth.
  11. Display the A Is for Alligator paper plate craft.

Paper Plates for A Is for Alligator Paper Plate Craft Construction Paper for A Is for Alligator Paper Plate Craft

Green Paint for A Is for Alligator Paper Plate Craft Plates Painted Green for A Is for Alligator Paper Plate Craft

Red Paint for A Is for Alligator Paper Plate Craft Construction Paper Tongue and Eyes for A Is for Alligator Paper Plate Craft

Folding the Red and Green Plate for A Is for Alligator Paper Plate Craft Gluing White Teeth on A Is for Alligator Paper Plate Craft

Gluing the Plates Together for A Is for Alligator Paper Plate Craft Gluing the Tongue on A Is for Alligator Paper Plate Craft

Finished A Is for Alligator Paper Plate Crafts Completed A Is for Alligator Paper Plate Crafts

For more fun alligator craft ideas, try my A Is for Alligator Handprint Craft.

Image Credits

A Is for Alligator Paper Plate Craft © 2016 Heather Johnson
Paper Plates for A Is for Alligator Paper Plate Craft © 2016 Heather Johnson
Construction Paper for A Is for Alligator Paper Plate Craft © 2016 Heather Johnson
Green Paint for A Is for Alligator Paper Plate Craft © 2016 Heather Johnson
Plates Painted Green for A Is for Alligator Paper Plate Craft © 2016 Heather Johnson
Red Paint for A Is for Alligator Paper Plate Craft © 2016 Heather Johnson
Construction Paper Tongue and Eyes for A Is for Alligator Paper Plate Craft © 2016 Heather Johnson
Folding the Red and Green Plate for A Is for Alligator Paper Plate Craft © 2016 Heather Johnson
Gluing White Teeth on A Is for Alligator Paper Plate Craft © 2016 Heather Johnson
Gluing the Plates Together for A Is for Alligator Paper Plate Craft © 2016 Heather Johnson
Gluing the Tongue on A Is for Alligator Paper Plate Craft © 2016 Heather Johnson
Finished A Is for Alligator Paper Plate Crafts © 2016 Heather Johnson
Completed A Is for Alligator Paper Plate Crafts © 2016 Heather Johnson

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