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Father’s Day Dinosaur Craft (Free Template)

Show Dad he’s dino-mite with a roarsome activity this Father’s Day! It’s sure to bring smiles to his face, and kids will have a blast getting creative.

Your little ones will love to create this Father’s Day dinosaur craft to send a special greeting to Dad. 

Looking for more Father’s Day craft ideas for kids? Check out our other fun projects perfect for celebrating Dad in style!

Dinosaur Craft For Dad

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It’s a fantastic opportunity for kids to express their love in a creative and cute way, and they’ll be excited to present their completed creations to their dad.

Download the free template and gather up a few basic supplies to kick off this fun and easy activity. This hands-on activity is a great way for your little ones to be involved and make something special this June.

Supplies

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

Start by downloading the dinosaur 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 dino to life!

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First, encourage your child to glue the spines around the right side and back of the dinosaur.

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Next, guide your child to glue the eyes below the eyebrows.

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Now, help your child to position the belly to the center of the body and glue it in place.

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Place the arms to the side of the belly and glue them in place.

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Finally, glue the dinosaur to the background paper.

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If your kids like this activity, be sure to check out all of our other dinosaur activities for kids!

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Ideas For Kids

Cute Father’s Day Ideas

Ready to make this Dad’s Day one for the books? Keep reading to explore a variety of ideas and activities that are perfect for showing Dad just how much he’s loved and appreciated.

Choose from handmade project to fun-filled activities that every child will be excited to give Dad on his special day.

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Father’s Day Books For Kids

Made For Me – This storybook is charming celebration of the magical moments between a dad and his little one, adorned with cute illustrations and sweet verses. It’s the perfect picture book to melt hearts and treasure the joys of parenthood, making it an ideal gift for new fathers!

I Love You, Daddy – A beautifully illustrated tale that captures the heartwarming adventures between a father and his child, filled with love and encouragement. It’s the perfect bedtime story to share and cherish, making every read a special moment for dads and kids alike!

Just Me And My Dad – This is a sweet story that celebrates the special bond between fathers and their children, perfect for inspiring a love of nature and adventure in young readers!

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Kids Crafts For Father’s Day

Hooked On Daddy Craft – Reel in some fishing fun when your little ones make this cute project that tells Dad, “Hooked on you, Daddy!” It’s a fun way to show him how much he’s loved and appreciated!

Father’s Day Popsicle Craft – Chill out with a sweet surprise for Dad! Have your kids make a popsicle creation to tell Dad, “You’re the bomb, Pop!” It’s a cool and creative way to show him how much he means to the family!

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Dinosaur Father’s Day Card – Roar into Father’s Day with a personalized card! Kids can craft a dinosaur card for Dad, and customize it with their favorite colors and a handwritten message on the inside. It’s a prehistoric way to show Dad how much he’s a treasure!

Father’s Day Popcorn Craft – Kids can pop up some fun with this popcorn DIY for their #1 Pop this year. It’s a kernel of creativity that’ll make Dad’s day extra special and show him just how much he’s loved!

Father’s Day Activities For Preschool

Celebrate your #1 Dad with these Father’s Day color by number printables! There are six dad-themed designs that kids can learn numbers and colors while creating artwork for Dad. This activity fosters fine motor skills, concentration, and number recognition as they color in each numbered space.

This activity is suitable for kids of all ages, and it’s also a good way for them to spend time with their dad. Grab your free set now and let the coloring fun begin!

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Here’s a fun way for kids to celebrate while working on their skills! Our Father’s Day activity pages offer a range of engaging challenges like matching shadows and objects, navigating through a maze, and even practicing basic math.

These printables are packed with entertainment and educational value. They’ll complete shadow matching, mazes, counting, and graphing to hone their problem solving and math skills—all while celebrating Dad!

Be sure to download this free set of printables filled with things that make us think of dads.

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Capture the memories of what kids think and remember of their dads with this “All About Dad” Father’s Day printable! It’s a sweet keepsake that will make you smile and maybe even laugh when you see what they have to say.

This questionnaire allows kids to express their feelings and thoughts about Dad and offer a glimpse into their perspective. Plus, we also offer a version for Grandpa!

Download your free copies today and prepare to create cherished memories!

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Make Dad’s big day unforgettable with these free Father’s Day poem printable! Show Dad (or Grandpa) just how special he is with a sweet poem. There are a few template options to choose from. Opt for the “fast and easy” version that kids can color in with crayons or markers for either Dad or Grandpa.

There’s also a template with the poem and a blank space to add your personal touch like handprint art. These printables make a great last-minute card that can be customized to your child’s liking.

Share With Us

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Activities For Kids

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Father's Day Dinosaur Craft

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

Your little ones will love to get crafty and make this Father’s Day dinosaur craft to send a special greeting to Dad. 

Materials

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

Instructions

  1. Download the dinosaur template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.
  2. Begin by gluing the spikes around the right side and back of the dinosaur.
  3. Next, glue the eyes below the eyebrows.
  4. Position the belly to the center of the body and glue it in place.
  5. Place the arms to the side of the belly and glue them in place.
  6. Finish off by gluing the dinosaur to the background paper.

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Monday 3rd of June 2024

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Tuesday 4th of June 2024

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Wednesday 29th of May 2024

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Thursday 30th of May 2024

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