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Dinosaur Mothers Day Craft For Kids [Free Template]

Looking for a fun and simple way to show your mom or grandma how much you love them?

This adorable dinosaur Mothers Day craft is perfect!

It’s easy enough that kids can make it themselves, and it has a free template available too.

Plus, kids can practice fine motor skills when making it! So if you’re looking for a special Mother’s Day craft for the kids to make, look no further than this fun project!

Also, be sure to check out all of our other Mother’s Day crafts for more ideas.

Easy Mother’s Day Dinosaur Craft

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Supplies

  • Colored cardstock or construction paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Dinosaur template (click the “click here to get this freebie” image at the end to open the form)

Directions

Start by downloading the dinosaur card template and printing it out. Once you have the template printed, gather the materials needed for this fun activity. Get those scissors ready, and let’s help the kids bring this project to life.

hand holding dinosaur Mother's Day craft template

Start by taking the eye and carefully gluing it near the left side of the dinosaur’s head. This will give their dino a friendly and curious look.

hand gluing eyes to dinosaur Mother's Day craft

Next, help them in gluing the belly to the base of the dinosaur’s neck.

hand gluing belly to dinosaur Mother's Day craft

Then, guide them to place the heart on top of the belly and secure it with glue. This heartwarming addition adds a touch of love to their dinosaur creation.

hand gluing heart to dinosaur Mother's Day craft

Help your child position the arms at the top of the heart on both sides and glue them down.

hand gluing arms to dinosaur Mother's Day craft

Encourage your kids to attach the claws to the bottom of each arm.

hand gluing claws to dinosaur Mother's Day craft

For an optional creative twist, suggest gluing a few spots on the right-hand side of the dinosaur’s head.

hand gluing spots to dinosaur Mother's Day craft

That’s it! Isn’t it easy and fun to make? For more cool activities like this, check out our many other dinosaur activities to keep the kiddos entertained!

hand holding finished example of Dinosaur Mother's Day Craft

Activities For Kids

More Mother’s Day Ideas

Keep the celebration of Mother’s Day going by doing these fun activities. These ideas will give your child a chance to get creative and learn about moms in an engaging way!

Mother’s Day Children’s Books

Reading to your kids not only gives them an opportunity to explore new vocabulary and use their imagination but also to learn at the same time.

We always recommend starting off any theme with books. Below are some popular books about Moms:

I Turned My Mom Into A Unicorn – If your child loves the Ted and Friends books, they’ll get a chuckle out of this one about Ted’s mom! Ted feels his mom is too grumpy, but when he turns his mom into a unicorn, will everything be fixed? This book is short and simple for young kids and shares the message of appreciating the goodness in their lives.

The Night Before Mother’s Day – These books are always fun and sweet and this one is no different! Read this story to see how a dad and his two daughters prepare to pamper mom for Mother’s Day!

What Not To Give Your Mom On Mother’s Day -Follow a boy and his mom in a story of all the things you shouldn’t give to your mom, unless she’s an animal. This is a simple story kids will enjoy with a cute message at the end!

two example of finished Dinosaur Mother's Day Craft

Kids’ Mother’s Day Crafts

Crafting encourages creativity, problem-solving, and dexterity in our little ones. Plus, it’s a great opportunity for parents to teach their children about color theory, art techniques, and different materials.

Crafting with kids can also help boost their confidence and self-esteem by allowing them to express themselves freely and creatively. Here are some simple crafts you can make with your kiddos for Mother’s Day:

Pirate Mother’s Day Card Craft – Ahoy, mateys! Get ready to set sail on a crafting adventure and make a super fun pirate-themed Mother’s Day card.

This craft is sure to make any Mom smile, and your little ones will love getting their hands busy cutting and pasting! Plus, the free printable template makes it easy for everyone to join the fun!

Mickey Mouse Mother’s Day Card Craft – What’s better than Mickey Mouse? A Mickey Mouse-shaped Mother’s Day card, of course!

Little ones can show their creativity by decorating the cards with special touches like stickers and pretty flowers. All moms will be thrilled to receive a homemade card made especially for them by their children – no store-bought, generic cards here!

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Sunflower Mother’s Day Craft – This sunflower craft is a ray of sunshine for Mother’s Day! Kids can stick a photo of themselves in the center of their sunflower – creating the most beautiful bloom! This craft is so much fun to make and will be a special keepsake to cherish for years to come.

Mothers Day Cactus Craft – Looking for a fun and easy Mother’s Day activity that kids can do? This cactus craft is perfect! It’s simple enough that young children can make it but still looks really cute.

Plus, there’s a free template available for instant download, so kids don’t have to worry about creating the design themselves.

Mother’s Day Activities For Kids

Spread the love to Mom with our printable Mother’s Day coupons. Bursting with sweet and silly activities, these coupons feature things like hugs, quality time, and even 30 minutes of quiet!

Kids can also add their own personal touch by coloring in the coupons. It’s a creative way to show Moms just how much their little ones care.

For a thoughtful way to show Mom how much she means to you, download our All About Mom printable! Your little ones can fill in the blanks with sweet and silly answers about Mom’s favorite things, and then color it in to make it extra special.

It’s a fun activity that’s perfect for kids of all ages and a keepsake Mom can treasure forever!

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These Mother’s Day dot to dot activity sheets will get your kids counting and having a ton of fun! They can work on connecting the dots to create a special picture just for Mom.

It’s a great way to practice their fine motor skills while making a unique gift for Mother’s Day! Download the digital files today for an easy and entertaining activity that both younger and older kids will enjoy!

For something both fun and educational, you have to try our Mother’s Day color by numbers printables. Each page features a different design that celebrates Mom, and kids can practice numbers while filling the shapes with color.

These digital downloads are the perfect way to get those creative juices flowing and have kids learning at the same time!

single example of finished Dinosaur Mother's Day Craft

Share With Us

Did you make this craft with your kids or students? We’d love to feature them on our social media!

For a chance to have your child’s craft featured, simply snap a picture of the completed project and post it to our Facebook page, email it to us directly by clicking here, or use #simpleeverydaymom on your social media!

More Activities For Kids

Featured image of two example finished Dinosaur Mother's Day Craft

Dinosaur Mothers Day Craft For Kids

Prep Time: 8 minutes
Active Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 18 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

Looking for a fun and simple way to show your mom or grandma how much you love them? This adorable paper dinosaur craft is perfect!

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. Take the eye and glue it to the head, near the left side of the head.
  3. Next, glue the belly to the base of the dinosaur's neck.
  4. Place the heart on top of the belly and glue it in place.
  5. Position the arms at the top of the heart on both sides and glue them down.
  6. Glue the claws to the bottom of each of the arms.
  7. Optionally: Glue a few spots on the right hand side of the dinosaur's head.

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Mother’s Day Dinosaur Template

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mari

Thursday 9th of May 2024

dinosaur mothers day craft please. thank you in advance.

Sam

Thursday 9th of May 2024

Since you’re a subscriber, you just need to click the “Click Here To Get Your Freebie” image at the end of the post and then enter your email in the form. After that, it’ll automatically redirect you to the download page ◡̈

Amanda

Wednesday 8th of May 2024

Can I please get the temples for the dinosaur Mother’s Day card

Sam

Wednesday 8th of May 2024

Of course! All you need to do is click the “Click Here To Get Your Freebie” image at the end of the post and then enter your email in the form Once you've been confirmed as an email subscriber (by clicking the link in the first email), you simply enter your email in any of the forms and it'll automatically redirect you to the download page.

Pola

Tuesday 7th of May 2024

Your crafts are helpful. Thanks alot

Sam

Wednesday 8th of May 2024

You're welcome and so glad to hear that!

M

Tuesday 16th of April 2024

Just curious, if we already subscribe to your emails why do we have to subscribe again in order to get templates?

Sam

Tuesday 16th of April 2024

Hi! It's like logging in, so the system doesn't know you're already subscribed until you enter your email in the form ◡̈

Delores

Tuesday 16th of April 2024

love it

Sam

Tuesday 16th of April 2024

Thanks so much!

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