INSIDE: Paper Chain Snake Craft is a fun craft to make with kids. Its also a great fine motor activity for toddlers and preschoolers! A an adorable way to make a snake for all ages!
Paper Chain Snake Craft
Grab two different coloured construction paper. I used orange and green to create our snake. Fold the paper in half, fold it again and once more to make 8 sections. Invite your little one to cut along the lines to create 8 strips. Repeat with the other colour.
Take a glue stick and create a circle or ring with one colour strip. Grab another strip and slip it into the circle and then create another circle with that strip by glueing it together. Continue alternating colours as you go.
Cut out a large triangle and a small triangle and a red tongue. Glue googley eyes and tongue to the large triangle.
Glue the large triangle to one end and smaller triangle to the other end as the tail.
Add form shapes for decoration.
This activity is good for kids 3 years and up. My kids are 3.5, 3.5, and 7 year old.
Supplies for Paper Chain Snake Craft
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- Orange, red and green construction paper
- Googley Eyes
- Foam shapes (optional)
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