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Tiger Headband Craft For Kids [Free Template]

If you have little kids, then you know they are always looking for something to do!

It can be hard to come up with ideas that are fun and educational. That’s why kid’s crafts like this tiger headband craft are so important and such a good idea.

This craft is also a great way to work on fine motor skills because the tiger stripes are an activity that requires some precision using scissors, which is always an important skill!

Let’s begin this project and have your kids make their own tiger headbands.

Also, be sure to look through all of our headband crafts for kids for even more ideas.

Easy Tiger Craft

tiger headband craft image collage with the words tiger headband craft in the middle

Supplies

  • Colored cardstock or constuction paper
  • Glue
  • Scissors
  • Tape
  • Black marker (if drawing on the stripes)
  • Tiger template (enter your email in the form at the end of this post to have the link sent to you)

Directions

Download the tiger template, print it, and cut it out.

hand holding tiger headband craft

Begin by gluing the lower portion of the face to the bottom of the tiger’s face.

hand gluing lower face to tiger headband craft

Take the eyes and glue them just above the lower portion of the face.

hand gluing eye to tiger headband craft

Next, glue the nose to the top of the mouth line.

hand gluing nose to tiger headband craft

Place the cheeks on either side of the eyes, on the lower portion of the face.

hand gluing cheek to tiger headband craft

Glue the inner ears to the outer ears.

hand gluing inner ear to tiger headband craft

Either glue on the stripes or use a black marker to draw on the stripes on the top and on each side.

hand drawing stripes onto tiger headband craft

Finish off the headband by taping the headband extenders on either side of the base.

hand taping extender to tiger headband craft

That’s it!

Zoo Animal Unit For Kids

Want to create an entire zoo animal unit around this tiger craft? We have several ideas to get you started. Read on below to see them.

Reading aloud to kids has been shown to provide a whole host of benefits. It’s not just about storytime!

Reading can help encourage imagination, build vocabulary, develop listening skills, and so much more.

Check out some of the most popular zoo animal books to read to your kiddos or students.

The Fascinating Animal Book For Kids is a great book for curious kiddos! Find facts on almost any animal your child is learning about. This is a great resource to have in your home library collection.

The View At The Zoo is a silly book about all the animals at the zoo. When the people come to take a look at the animals, they see all sorts of sights! But, there’s a twist to this book that you have to read for yourself and laugh about!

Giraffes Can’t Dance is a sweet and fun book about Gerald the Giraffe. He can’t dance, but doesn’t stop trying! He finally finds his own rhythm when he meets an unlikely friend.

tiger headband craft

Kids need to learn skills that will help them as they grow. They also need a break from screen time every once and awhile.

Crafts are an easy way to get kids off their screens, let them use creativity and problem-solve while still learning valuable life skills like patience and following instructions.

Check out some of our favorite zoo animal crafts to addi in to your next project!

two tiger headband crafts

These zoo animal worksheets are perfect for kindergarten and preschool kids.

They’re a great way to work on letter recognition, number skills, and color matching while developing fine motor skills. The activities are fun and provide some relief from the usual school routine!

printable tiger headband craft

For a hands-on sensory activity, try out this zoo play dough kit.

What activities are you going to add into your zoo animal unit study?

Share With Us

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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 Zoo Ideas For Kids

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Tiger Headband Craft For Kids

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

Have a roaring good time creating this cute and easy tiger headband craft for kids!

Materials

  • Colored cardstock or constuction paper
  • Glue
  • Scissors
  • Tape
  • Black marker (if drawing on the stripes)
  • Tiger template

Instructions

  1. Download the tiger template, print it, and cut it out.
  2. Begin by gluing the lower portion of the face to the bottom of the tiger's face.
  3. Take the eyes and glue them just above the lower portion of the face.
  4. Next, glue the nose to the top of the mouth line.
  5. Place the cheeks on either side of the eyes, on the lower portion of the face.
  6. Glue the inner ears to the outer ears.
  7. Either glue on the stripes or use a black marker to draw on the stripes on the top and on each side.
  8. Finish off the headband by taping the headband extenders on either side of the base.

Free Tiger Craft Template

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Jeanne

Thursday 19th of August 2021

Hello, Your site is a great resource. I can't seem to find this tiger headband template. Will you please direct me.

Sam

Thursday 19th of August 2021

Thanks! All you need to do is enter your email in the form at the end of the post to have the link sent to you 🙂

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