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How to Make a Frog Out of Paper Plates
Even people who don't like frogs won't be able to resist this cute little guy made out of two paper plates.
- Age Guideline: 5 Years and Up
- Time Required: 30 minutes (Does not include drying time)
The above age and time guidelines are estimates. This project can be modified to suit other ages and may take more or less time depending on your circumstances.
Let's begin.Continue to 2 of 9 below.
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Gathering The Supplies
Before you start any project it is easiest to gather together all of the supplies. For this project you will need:
- 2 Small Paper Plates
- Construction Paper
- Craft Glue
- Paint Brush
Now we can begin.Continue to 3 of 9 below.
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Paint the Paper Plates
Start out by painting the bottom of both paper plates green. Let the paint dry.Continue to 4 of 9 below.
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Cut Out Arms and Legs
Cut out two legs and two arms from green construction paper. Use the photo as a guide. The arms should be just a little smaller than the legs.Continue to 5 of 9 below.
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Glue on the Arms and Legs
Glue the arms and legs as shown onto the unpainted side of one of the paper plates.Continue to 6 of 9 below.
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Glue on the Second Paper Plate
Line up the edges of the paper plates and glue your second paper plate on top of the one you glued the legs and arms onto. The unpainted sides should be on the inside, not showing.Continue to 7 of 9 below.
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Add the Eyes to the Paper Plate FrogGlue two pom-poms onto the paper plate to make the frog's eyes.Continue to 8 of 9 below.
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Make the PupilsCut small, black circles out of construction paper and glue them onto the pom-pom eyes.Continue to 9 of 9 below.
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Finishing Your Frog
Finally, finish off your frog by cutting two more small circles out of construction paper and gluing them onto the frog to make nostrils. Your paper plate frog is now finished!