This easy preschool crane craft will give you toddlers something fun and simple to do on a rainy day or during school vacation. Having new craft ideas to enjoy with your kids is a necessity when it comes to raising preschoolers.
I’m excited to feature a list of ideas to help you use my flapping bird Diy paper craft ideas with kids today!
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Printable Crane Craft for Kids with Free Crane Template
Ideas for Easy Preschool Paper Crane Craft
Below are just a handful of ways to incorporate this baby bird art into your daily life with toddlers.
1. Flying Birds Crafts
Toddlers love flaying birds like flapping bird angry birds craft ideas. This simple Pinterest crane craft will give your kids a chance to make flying bird crafts.
They’ll have fun coloring and designing their unique blue bird nest paper craft using my step by step instructions below.
2. Diy Paper Craft Ideas
You can use this Diy paper craft idea as part of your simple preschool feather bird’s nest craft day. Gather the supplies, download, and print my simple template for your toddler to design a paper crane craft.
You may use this Diy paper craft as part of your home décor or wilderness birds study unit in homeschool.
3. Paper Plate Activities
This simple blue bird paper plate activity will give your preschooler something fun to do with those leftover paper plate piles you have in the kitchen. Download and print my simple Pinterest crane craft template and give your kids the supplies to enjoy paper plate activities with my cut and paste bird crafts.
This will inspire your kids to use their fine motor skills and imagination as they design their paper birds art today.
4. Construction Paper Bird Fun
Lastly, you can use this easy preschool paper crane craft for some construction paper bird fun. The simple Pinterest Diy toddler printable will give your kids something fun to trace onto construction paper to make a feather nest craft with construction paper.
Using my bird craft printable options as part of your art class can help your kids expand their creativity while enjoying art class.
Crane Craft Supplies Needed
- Colored Cardstock or Construction Paper
- White Cardstock Paper
- Colored Pencils, Markers or Crayons
- Printable Crane Template (FOUND AT THE BOTTOM)These are just some of my unique ideas to use this easy preschool paper crane craft with toddlers. You can easily transform the crane into a paper handprint to put in a memory box as a gift for parents or a keepsake
Keep scrolling to get your very own crane craft today and start with your little ones and their crane buddies today!
Crane Craft Instructions
After you’ve printed your crane template, go ahead and cut out the body parts.
Another fun way to enjoy this crane craft friend is to print the crane template on white paper and color him first. Then, cut and glue him together.
Next, simply glue all the pieces together. This crane craft is so easy and perfect for kids of any age including preschoolers, toddlers and kindergartners.
I hope that you’ll use my cute Diy paper crane craft ideas to enjoy spring craft time with your preschool kids soon.
More Options to Choose:
- You can print the blank version and trace the cut outs on card stock paper for a sturdier bird,
- Print the color version for a simple and easy rainy day craft or,
- Print the blank version and use it as a fun coloring sheet activity and then glue the pieces together.
Free Printable Crane Template
Don’t forget to share your learning plans in the comments. Need more birdie fun? Check out our packed list of cut and paste birds for simple craft fun with your little ones.