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    Paper Plate Octopus Craft

    Paper plates are a favorite craft medium in my house. For a preschool lesson on the letter O last spring, I helped my daughter make an adorable paper plate octopus craft that resembles the letter. Materials Paper plate Scissors Paint Paintbrush Yarn Glue Wiggle eyes Directions Cut the center out of the paper plate. Paint […] More

  • O Is for Octopus Handprint Craft
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    O Is for Octopus Handprint Craft

    O is for octopus! Help your toddler learn about the letter O by making a fun octopus handprint craft. Materials Orange and blue nontoxic paint Blank paper Paper plate or scrap cardboard Cotton ball Cotton swab or paintbrush Instructions Pour some orange paint onto the cardboard. Use a cotton ball to spread a thin layer […] More