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Dinosaur Headband Craft For Kids [Free Template]

Dinosaurs are one of the most popular topics when it comes to kids. They’re fascinated by these prehistoric creatures and love learning all about them.

What better way to enjoy some dino fun than by making a dinosaur headband craft?

This easy and quick activity is perfect for kids who love dinosaurs. Make it from colored paper or print on white paper to color or paint in.

It’s great to do as a group, so get the kids together and have some crafting fun!

Download the free printable template and make it today! Also, be sure to check out all of our dinosaur activities for kids.

Easy Dinosaur Craft

headband dinosaur craft image collage with the words dinosaur headband

Supplies

  • Colored cardstock or construction paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue stick
  • Tape
  • Crayons, markers, or paint (if using the color in version)
  • Dinosaur headband template (enter your email in the form at the end of the post to have the link sent to you)

Directions

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

hand holding dinosaur headband craft template

Begin by gluing the nose and mouth piece to the bottom and middle of the headband base, just above the head line.

hand gluing mouth and nose to dinosaur headband

Glue the middle horn just above the nose, in the middle.

hand gluing horn to dinosaur headband

Next, take the eyes and glue them on either side of middle horn.

hand gluing eye to dinosaur headband

Place the cheeks slightly below the eyes on either side and glue them in place.

hand gluing cheek to dinosaur headband

Position the bony frill to the back and middle of the headband base.

hand gluing bony frill to dinosaur headband

Glue the two horns near the top of the dinosaur’s head.

hand gluing horn to dinosaur headband

Optionally: Use a marker to draw on eyebrows just above the eyes.

hand drawing eyebrow onto dinosaur headband

Finish by taping a headband extender to each end of the headband base.

hand taping extender to dinosaur headband

This is such a cute headband craft for kids to make!

headband dinosaur craft

Dinosaur Unit For Kids

Keep the kids learning and having fun by creating a dinosaur unit study for kids! Read on below for some of our favorite ideas and pick the ones best suited for your children or students.

First, we recommend starting with books. Reading aloud to your kids can help them develop new vocabulary, use their imagination, and discover new places and ideas!

Never Let A Dinosaur Scribble! – A little boy heard people say, “Never let a dinosaur scribble!” but he just couldn’t help himself. He gives his dinosaur a crayon and lets the dinosaur go. What will happen?! Kids will be waiting on pins and needles to see the ending.

How To Catch A Dinosaur – If your kids are into STEAM activities, they’ll love this book that has the same group of kids trying to create crazy contraptions to catch a dinosaur!

Tiny T. Rex And The Impossible Hug – Not only does this book have adorable illustrations, but it’s also a great book to help kids learn kindness!

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If your kids love handprint crafts, have them make this cute and simple handprint dinosaur card craft! It’s not only fun to make, but can help them develop their fine motor skills too.

Try out one of these exciting dinosaur games for kids. They’re a fun way to practice taking turns and age-appropriate skills.

This free printable dinosaur memory game is a great way to entertain kids and have them practice visual memory, turn-taking, and dinosaur names.

These free dinosaur preschool printables will be a hit with your kids! They’re perfect for teaching them about the Dino life cycle, practicing scissor skills, sequencing, and more.

headband dinosaur craft

Let your little one’s imagination run wild with these free printable dinosaur coloring pages. They are perfect for children who want to practice their fine motor skills and exercise creativity. This is also a great way to work on handwriting!

These dinosaur pattern block mats are the perfect introduction to STEM and shape recognition. Kids will love learning their shapes while having fun with this easy activity that’s great for beginners in early childhood education. Just print these out, grab your pattern blocks, and have some dino-fun!

2 headband dinosaur crafts

These fun dinosaur do a dot printables are a great way to keep kids entertained and help them learn at the same time! With activities that practice counting, graphing, letter recognition, and more, these printables will keep your little ones busy and learning.

Looking for a fun and easy no-prep activity to do with your kids? These dinosaur I spy printables are just what you’re looking for. Kids can practice counting, visual discrimination, and be entertained while learning!

More Dinosaur Ideas For Kids

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Dinosaur Headband Craft For Kids

Prep Time: 7 minutes
Active Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 22 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

Making a paper dinosaur headband craft will be so much fun! Download the printable template and create it with preschool, kindergarten, and elementary children

Materials

  • Colored cardstock or construction paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue stick
  • Tape
  • Crayons, markers, or paint (if using the color in version)
  • Dinosaur headband template

Instructions

  1. Download the dinosaur template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.
  2. Begin by gluing the nose and mouth piece to the bottom and middle of the headband base, just above the head line.
  3. Glue the middle horn just above the nose, in the middle.
  4. Next, take the eyes and glue them on either side of the middle horn.
  5. Place the cheeks slightly below the eyes on either side and glue them in place.
  6. Position the bony frill to the back and middle of the headband base.
  7. Glue the two horns near the top of the dinosaur’s head.
  8. Optionally: Use a marker to draw on eyebrows just above the eyes.
  9. Finish by taping a headband extender to each end of the headband base.

Did you make this craft?

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Free Dinosaur Headband Template

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Lisa

Saturday 25th of June 2022

Great craft! I'd love the link please

Sam

Wednesday 29th of June 2022

Thanks! 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 🙂

denise

Thursday 16th of June 2022

where is the template please???

Sam

Thursday 16th of June 2022

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 🙂

denise

Wednesday 15th of June 2022

template is missing

Sam

Wednesday 15th of June 2022

If you enter your email in the form at the end of the post, the link will be sent to you :)

Siera

Thursday 9th of June 2022

The kids in my classroom would love this!

Sam

Thursday 9th of June 2022

Oh, great! HOpe they have fun!

robin

Monday 21st of March 2022

please send tmeplate

Sam

Tuesday 22nd of March 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 :)

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