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Dinosaur Father’s Day Card Craft [Free Template]

Father’s Day is just around the corner, and kids everywhere are brainstorming ways to find the perfect way to show Dad how much they love him.

If your kids are looking for a fun and easy way to show their dad some dino-mite love this Father’s day, look no further than this homemade dinosaur Father’s Day card craft!

This easy craft is perfect for little ones and only takes a few minutes to put together. Plus, it’ll make Dad feel extra special on his special day!

You can even make one for grandpa, uncles, or any other important father figure in your kids’ lives. Download the free template and make it this June.

Also, be sure to check out all of our Father’s Day crafts for more ideas!

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Dinosaur Card For Dad

Supplies

  • Colored cardstock or construction paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Dinosaur template (enter your email in the form at the end of the post to have the link sent to you)

Scroll to the bottom to find the download form.

Directions

Download the dinosaur template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.

hand holding dinosaur card craft template

Fold the dinosaur head printable in half along the dashed line and cut it out, leaving the top uncut.

Glue the head to the top and front of the dinosaur’s body.

hand gluing head to dinosaur Father's Day card craft

Take the eyes and glue them just to the left of the nostrils.

hand gluing eye to dinosaur Father's Day card craft

Place the spines behind the head and body and glue them on the left side of the dinosaur.

hand gluing spines to dinosaur Father's Day card craft

Next, take the arms and glue one in the front and middle of the body and the other one to the back and right-hand side of the body.

hand gluing arm to dinosaur Father's Day card craft

Open up the card and write a special message inside!

hand writing message inside dinosaur card craft

Isn’t this such a cute homemade card? Dad will love it!

hand holding dinosaur card craft

More Father’s Day Ideas For Kids

Doesn’t every dad deserve to feel special on his big day? We have gathered our favorite Father’s Day activities for kids to make or give to Dad to help him feel loved and appreciated. Read on below for our ideas so your planning will be done in an instant!

Books About Dad

Reading aloud to children is a great way to promote literacy and bond with your little ones, and these books are sure to generate some laughs (and maybe even a few tears) as you celebrate the dad in your kids’ lives.

From heartwarming tales of dads who go above and beyond for their kids to a fun camping adventure, there’s a book here for everyone. So grab ones of these stories and settle in for some quality time with the kids this Father’s Day.

Made For Me – In the sweet children’s book Made For Me, Dad and his child are inseparable. They have so much fun together! Dad is always there for his little one, whether it’s playing ball, reading stories, or just giving big hugs. This special bond between father and child is truly beautiful. Made For Me is a heartwarming story that will fill readers of all ages with love and happiness.

I Love You, Daddy – This is an adorable children’s book about a Little Bear and his Daddy Bear. The cute story follows Little Bear as he goes about his day, doing things that Daddy Bear says he’s ready to try. At the end of the day, they snuggle up together and say goodnight. The book is a sweet and encouraging story for dads and their little ones. It’s sure to bring a smile to any reader’s face.

Just Me And My Dad – This is a cute children’s book about a young boy and his father going camping. The classic illustrations are fun and the story is simple but sweet. The book follows the boy as he and his dad set up camp, fish in the stream, tell ghost stories, and enjoy each other’s company out in nature.

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Father’s Day Crafts

Kids love using their hands and crafting something special for Dad is the perfect way to show how much they care.

Not only is crafting a fun activity, but it also has many benefits for kids. It can help to improve fine motor skills and eye-hand coordination. It also allows kids to express their creativity and explore.

hand opening dinosaur card craft with another dinosaur card in the background

And of course, crafting is a great way to spend time with Dad and create a lasting memory. So whether it’s a homemade card or a papercraft, take some time to craft something special for Dad this Father’s Day.

Hooked On Daddy Craft – Kids love to show their Dad some love on Father’s Day, and what better way to do it than with a homemade craft? This “hooked on Daddy” craft is simple and fun for kids of all ages. All you need is some construction paper, scissors, and glue. Your child’s finished product will be a cute and personalized way for them to show their Dad how much they care.

Father’s Day Popsicle Craft – Show Dad what a “cool” guy he is with this cute craft. This special craft only requires a few supplies and is a fun way to tell Dad how he’s the bomb!

Rocket Father’s Day Craft – Kids will have a blast making this Father’s Day craft! It’s a simple and fun way to show Dad how much he means to them. Plus, it’s a great way to let Dad know that he’s “out of this world”!

Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Dads are the best, and sometimes they can be hard to shop for. If you’re looking for an easy and thoughtful Father’s Day gift that your kids can give Dad, look no further! Here are a few great ideas that are sure to put a smile on his face:

Dads are the best, whether they’re winning at board games or taking out the trash. They always know how to make the kids laugh, even when they don’t want to. That’s why this “All About Dad” printable is a great idea. It’s a fun and easy way for kids to let their dads know just how much they mean to them. So go ahead and print it out – Dad will love reading the funny and honest answers!

hand holding dinosaur Father's Day card craft

If your dad is the king of the grill, then he deserves this personalized grilling plate! This Father’s Day, give the gift of flavor with a custom-made plate that his favorite foods can sizzle on.

All Dads need to wear socks, so why not give him a custom gift that celebrates his one-of-a-kind personality? These custom photo socks are the perfect way to show Dad how much you care. With a photo of his favorite kids, these socks are sure to make him smile.

Share With Us

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More Dinosaur Ideas For Kids

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Dinosaur Father's Day Card Craft

Prep Time: 8 minutes
Active Time: 8 minutes
Total Time: 8 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

Show Dad some dino-mite love this Father's Day with this homemade dinosaur Father's Day card from the kids.

Materials

  • Colored cardstock or construction paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Dinosaur template

Instructions

  1. Download the dinosaur template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.
  2. Fold the dinosaur head printable in half along the dashed line and cut it out, leaving the top uncut.
  3. Glue the head to the top and front of the dinosaur's body.
  4. Take the eyes and glue them just to the left of the nostrils.
  5. Place the spines behind the head and body and glue them on the left side of the dinosaur.
  6. Next, take the arms and glue one in the front and middle of the body and the other one to the back and right-hand side of the body.
  7. Open up the card and write a special message inside!

Did you make this craft?

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Dinosaur Card Template

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Chris

Sunday 12th of June 2022

Thank you

Sam

Monday 13th of June 2022

You're welcome :)

Judy Anne

Friday 10th of June 2022

This craft is so cute. Kids will love it. I would like to have a free template Thanks in advance

Sam

Monday 13th of June 2022

Of course! All you need to do is enter your email in the form at the end of the post and the link will be sent to you 🙂

Dana

Friday 10th of June 2022

A must have for the littles! 🦖🦕

Sam

Monday 13th of June 2022

:)

tina nicholson

Monday 6th of June 2022

I am going to get my class to do these for there dad's for fathers day

Sam

Monday 6th of June 2022

Yay! Hope they like it!

Jo

Monday 6th of June 2022

Love dinosaurs and so will my Rainbows 🌈

Sam

Monday 6th of June 2022

Great!

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