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Paper Easter Egg Craft For Kids [Free Template]

It’s Easter time and that means kids everywhere enjoy fluffy marshmallows shaped like chicks, jelly beans, and chocolate candy.

Easter is a great holiday for kids of all ages to celebrate. This Easter egg craft is a simple spring activity kids can make at home or school, and it’s perfect for kids of all ages.

It’s not just fun though! It also helps kids identify colors, work on fine motor skills, and refine their scissor skills.

Let kids choose which colors they want to use and have them decorate their Easter egg as much or as little as they like! Each kid will have a unique decoration they’ll love by the time they’re done.

And there are no special supplies needed. Just paper, scissors, and glue!

Download the free printable template and make this easy Easter craft for kids this spring season!

Easter Egg Printable Craft

Easter egg craft image collage with the words Easter egg kids' craft

Supplies

  • Colored cardstock or construction paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue stick
  • Easter egg template (enter your email in the form at the end of this posto to have the link sent to you)

Directions

Download the Easter egg template, print, and cut out the pieces.

Let the kids arrange the shapes in any way they want and glue them in place.

hand gluing shape onto Easter egg craft
hand gluing stripes onto Easter egg craft
hand gluing circles onto Easter egg craft

Trim off any paper that hangs off the sides.

hands trimming excess paper off of paper Easter egg craft

That’s it – it’s truly one of our easiest Easter crafts ever! And they turn out so cute too!

hand holding paper Easter egg craft

Easter Ideas For Kids

Why not keep the spring festivities going by creating an Easter unit for kids? We have some great ideas to keep the kids learning and having hands-on fun.

Reading is one of the best ways to encourage kids’ creativity and imagination. It can help them develop a love for books, which will last their whole lives so start off your Easter theme by reading some of these popular books:

Happy Easter Mouse – Everyone knows Mouse from the classic If You Give A Mouse A Cookie book, but now he’s back and ready to celebrate Easter! Kids will love watching him as he goes on an Easter egg hunt!

Pete the Cat: Big Easter Adventure – Join Pete as he races to help the Easter bunny just in time for Easter! This is another new classic kids rate as a must-have!

It’s Not Easy Being A Bunny – Follow PJ the bunny as he tries to discover what kind of animal he’d rather be instead of a bunny! It’s a silly story with a great lesson.

2 paper Easter egg crafts

Crafting is more than just a fun activity that kids can do on their own time. It has many benefits like improving hand and eye coordination and fostering creativity skills while exploring new materials in an open-ended manner which helps build confidence!

There are so many more reasons crafting is important too! Add in more of our popular Easter crafts to keep your kids off the screens and engaged.

Handprint Bunny Craft For Kids – This is one of our most popular Easter crafts on the blog because it’s super cute and easy to make. If you make just one more craft, put this at the top of your list!

Sheep Paper Bag Puppet Craft – This paper bag puppet craft is perfect for kids to enjoy during Easter. Give them a new project that encourages their imagination and creativity!

Handprint Easter Card Craft – Have your students make Mom or Grandma a cute handmade card this year. Use bright spring colors to make it special for them! This craft is easy, fun, and can be completed in less than 30 minutes.

hand holding paper Easter egg craft

Hatching Chick Craft – Easter is a time to celebrate the rebirth of life. It’s also a really good excuse to make these cute little chick papercrafts with your kids! They’re super easy and will be great fun, even if you have a reluctant crafter.

Get your kids in the Easter spirit with these free printable Easter coloring pages or these free Easter egg coloring pages. From bunnies to eggs, there are plenty of fun things to color! Download this set today!

This Easter have some fun with these Easter do a dot printables. They are great to keep kids entertained and learning in the process!

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 Easter Ideas For Kids

3 paper Easter egg crafts

Paper Easter Egg Craft For Kids

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Active Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 30 minutes

It's Easter time! Make your own paper Easter eggs and decorate them with fun shapes.

Materials

  • Colored cardstock or construction paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue stick
  • Easter egg template

Instructions

  1. Download the Easter egg template, print, and cut out the pieces.
  2. Let the kids arrange the shapes in any way they want and glue them in place.
  3. Trim off any paper that hangs off the sides.

Did you make this craft?

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Easter Egg Template Printable

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Zarja

Monday 7th of February 2022

Link on the youtube isn't right. It's goes to paper bat.

Sam

Monday 7th of February 2022

Oh no! Sorry, which link are you talking about?

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