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Owl Babies Puppet Craft For Kids [Free Template]

Parents and teachers, get ready to be inspired with this cute new paper bag puppet craft inspired by the beloved children’s book Owl Babies!

Just grab a few simple supplies and help your kids recreate the story of these three little owls right in the comfort of their own homes or classroom.

Not only is this Owl Babies puppet craft perfect for a fun activity on a rainy day, but it can also be used to fire up imaginations and bring this story to life!

This easy to make craft will have your kids playing and learning in no time! They’ll also be able to use their newfound creative skills to create new and exciting stories of their own.

Plus, once the paper bag puppet craft is complete, you’ll have an adorable keepsake for years to come. So why wait? Gather up the supplies and get ready for some fun!

Also, be sure to check out all of our fun winter animal crafts for kids for more ideas!

Baby Snowy Owl Craft

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Supplies

  • Colored cardstock or construction paper
  • Markers
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Brown paper bag
  • Baby owl template (enter your email in the form at the end of this post to have the link sent to you)

Directions

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

hands holding owl babies puppet craft template

Begin by gluing the head to the flap portion of the brown paper bag.

hands gluing head to owl babies puppet craft

Color in the eyes with a brown marker, then glue them onto the face, one on each side of the head.

hands gluing eye to owl babies puppet craft

Next, take the beak and glue it in between and near the bottom of the eyes.

hands gluing beak to owl babies puppet craft

Position the baby owl’s body on the main part of the paper bag and glue it in place. Trim off any excess brown bag that isn’t covered by the owl’s body.

hands gluing body to owl babies puppet craft

Finish up by gluing the feet to the back and bottom of the body.

hands gluing feet to owl babies puppet craft

This owl babies craft is an easy and cute way to create something fun with your children or students!

hand holding baby snowy owl puppet craft

Winter Ideas For Kids

Winter is a great time of year to explore crafts, activities, and more with kids! Parents and teachers can easily create a fun winter theme by finding some interesting projects such as snowflakes, snowmen, mittens, and evergreen trees.

With these ideas and more, parents and teachers can make sure kids enjoy learning during this cold weather season!

Winter Children’s Books

Winter is the perfect season to snuggle up with your kids and enjoy a good book together! Reading aloud offers countless benefits, such as introducing children to new words, building strong relationships between parents and kids, helping children improve their academic performance, and more!

So this winter, why not grab a book and read with your family or students for some literary fun? Not only will you help increase literacy skills over time, but it’s an engaging activity kids will love. Let’s all make it a point to read together this season!

Try out some of these popular winter activities for kids:

The Biggest Snowman Ever – When the mayor of Mouseville announces the town snowman contest, Clayton and Desmond claim that they will each make the biggest snowman ever.

The Snowy Day – This story shows a child’s wonder at a new world and the hope of capturing and keeping that wonder forever.

Sneezy The Snowman– Sneezy is COLD! And he’s trying to warm up without success. But, the kids know exactly how to help him!

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Kids’ Winter Crafts

With winter upon us and the promise of months of chilly weather, kids may be feeling a little stir-crazy. Crafting can be a great way to help them pass the time while encouraging their creativity and helping to prevent boredom.

Crafts are not only fun for kids but can also provide important educational benefits such as learning about colors, shapes, textures, and materials. Additionally, crafting may be able to reduce stress, improve coordination and fine motor skills, and even increase self-esteem.

Try out some of the cool ideas:

Snowman Card Craft – This snowman card craft for kids is the perfect way to spread holiday cheer! Everyone can enjoy creating a festive and fun snowman out of cardstock. The recipient of this handmade card will love the thought and energy that was put into their unique gift!

Snowglobe Frozen Craft – Have your kids create their very own Frozen-inspired snowglobe with this fun winter craft! All you need is some paper, scissors, and glue. Once your child’s snowglobe is complete, let them marvel at their own Elsa or Anna snowglobes. This quick craft is sure to become a hit in your household!

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Cardinal Handprint Craft – Get your kids creating with this easy, no-mess cardinal craft! All you need is a piece of paper and a few supplies. Kids can practice their fine motor skills as they glue, cut, and assemble the craft. With this fun activity, they can determine the right amount of glue, work on proper cutting techniques with scissors, and see how all the details can help create something amazing!

Penguin Printable Craft – This penguin cut and paste craft for kids is a fun and creative way to keep them entertained while learning essential fine motor skills. The craft requires kids to cut out shapes, and construct and paste the pieces together, which encourages them to develop their abilities in hand-eye coordination as well as problem-solving. It also helps to build confidence. Kids are proud of their accomplishments when they’ve completed an entire craft project on their own!

Winter Activities For Kids

Create a winter wonderland in your home or classroom by providing engaging, educational activities! These free printable snowman worksheets are fun and can help kids practice letter recognition, handwriting, scissor skills, and more. Each worksheet is designed with kids in mind to keep little ones engaged while they practice their letter formation and writing abilities.

Kids will have a blast with these penguin cutting activity printables! Not only are the printables fun and adorable, but they help kids practice using scissors. Kids can use their scissors to carefully cut out each dashed lines on the pages. These activities will help build fine motor skills, hand-eye coordination, and concentration.

hand holding baby snowy owl puppet craft

Do a dot printables featuring arctic animals like these polar bears do a dots are an awesome way to both entertain and teach children. Using dot markers is especially helpful because it makes the activity easier for little hands to control, allowing them to dab away without problems. Not only do kids get to practice their motor skills and coordination, but they also gain insight into the Arctic environment and its inhabitants.

Winter Fun

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More Winter Ideas For Kids

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Owl Babies Puppet Craft For Kids

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Active Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 25 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

This owl babies inspired puppet craft is a fun winter activity for kids that helps promote pretend play and keep the kids busy!

Materials

  • Colored cardstock or construction paper
  • Markers
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Brown paper bag
  • Baby owl template

Instructions

  1. Download the baby owl template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.
  2. Begin by gluing the head to the flap portion of the brown paper bag. hands gluing head to owl babies puppet craft
  3. Color in the eyes with a brown marker, then glue them onto the face, one on each side of the head.
  4. Next, take the beak and glue it in between and near the bottom of the eyes. hands gluing beak to owl babies puppet craft
  5. Position the baby owl's body on the main part of the paper bag and glue it in place. Trim off any excess brown bag that isn't covered by the owl's body.
  6. Finish up by gluing the feet to the back and bottom of the body.

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Owl Babies Template

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Beth

Monday 9th of January 2023

LOVE that this craft has a matching book, Sam! We will be featuring you starting Wednesday at the Creative Crafts Linky Party! Pinned and shared Creatively, Beth

Amy Stevens

Sunday 1st of January 2023

I would love the template

Sam

Monday 2nd of January 2023

Since you’re already an email subscriber, all you need to do is enter your email in the form at the end of any post and it’ll automatically redirect you to the download page 🙂

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