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B Is for Bumblebee Paper Plate Craft

B Is for Bumblebee Paper Plate Craft

B is for bumblebee! Make a fun bumblebee craft to help your preschooler learn about the letter Bb using paper plates, paint, pipe cleaners, and wiggle eyes.

Materials

Instructions

  1. Paint one paper plate yellow.
  2. Paint another paper plate black.
  3. After the paint dries, cut the black plate in half.
  4. Paint black stripes on the yellow plate.
  5. Glue two wiggle eyes on the top of the striped paper plate.
  6. Glue the two black paper plate halves on the sides of the stripe plate.
  7. Cut a black pipe cleaner in half.
  8. Fold the pipe cleaners into Vs.
  9. Glue one pipe cleaner V to the bottom of the top of the striped plate by the eyes.
  10. Glue the second pipe cleaner V to the bottom of the bottom of the striped plate.
  11. Display the B Is for Bumblebee paper plate craft.

Painting a Paper Plate Yellow Painting a Paper Plate Black

Painted Paper Plates for B Is for Bumblebee Paper Plate Craft Cutting the Black Paper Plate in Half

Painting Black Stipes on the Yellow Plate Gluing Wiggle Eyes to the Striped Plate

Gluing Black Wings on the B Is for Bumblebee Paper Plate Craft Finished B Is for Bumblebee Paper Plate Crafts

For more fun bumblebee craft ideas, try my B Is for Bumblebee Footprint Craft and ‘Bee Mine’ Valentine’s Day Craft.

Image Credits

B Is for Bumblebee Paper Plate Craft © 2016 Heather Johnson
Painting a Paper Plate Yellow © 2016 Heather Johnson
Painting a Paper Plate Black © 2016 Heather Johnson
Painted Paper Plates for B Is for Bumblebee Paper Plate Craft © 2016 Heather Johnson
Cutting the Black Paper Plate in Half © 2016 Heather Johnson
Painting Black Stipes on the Yellow Plate © 2016 Heather Johnson
Gluing Wiggle Eyes to the Striped Plate © 2016 Heather Johnson
Gluing Black Wings on the B Is for Bumblebee Paper Plate Craft © 2016 Heather Johnson
Finished B Is for Bumblebee Paper Plate Crafts © 2016 Heather Johnson

  • Amber Ludwig

    Super fun and a perfect time for it!! I swear all the bees get bumbly and slow around this time so we take notice of them more!

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