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
- Colored cardstock or construction paper
- Dinosaur template (enter your email in the form at the end of the post to have the link sent to you)
Download the dinosaur template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.
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.
Take the eyes and glue them just to the left of the nostrils.
Place the spines behind the head and body and glue them on the left side of the dinosaur.
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.
Open up the card and write a special message inside!
Isn’t this such a cute homemade card? Dad will love it!
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.
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.
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!
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.
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More Dinosaur Ideas For Kids
- Colored cardstock or construction paper
- Dinosaur template
- Download the dinosaur template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.
- 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.
- Take the eyes and glue them just to the left of the nostrils.
- Place the spines behind the head and body and glue them on the left side of the dinosaur.
- 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.
- Open up the card and write a special message inside!