The Aurora History Museum in Aurora, Colorado, shared this fun activity they did with children at their garden-themed storytime! It involves using simple shapes to create little bugs and you can do it at home too!
Materials Needed for the Simple Shape Bug-Creating Craft Activity
To do this craft activity all you need is the following:
- A white sheet of paper
- A pen or marker
- Different colored pieces of paper precut into assorted simple shapes
How to Do the Simple Shape Bug-Creating Craft Activity
To create your own simple shape bug via this craft activity follow these steps:
- On your white piece of paper put legs for bugs and antenna in random spots with your pen/marker.
- Start picking-out simple shapes and gluing them on the sheet near the legs so that they look like parts of bugs.
- Continue until you’ve made an assortment of neat bugs out of various simple shapes!
Source for Photos: (@AuroraHistoryCO) Aurora History Museum