Elephant Handprint Craft For Kids  [Free Template]

Kids love elephants! They are one of the most popular animals in the world and for good reason.

As kids learn more about elephants, they will love creating this fun elephant handprint craft.


– Colored cardstock or construction paper – Scissors – Glue stick – Pencil – Elephant template

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

Take the eyes and glue them underneath both of the eyebrows.

Place the cheeks below and slightly outside the eyes and glue them in place.

Trace your child’s hands onto a piece of gray paper and cut them out. Next, glue them on either side of the head, with the fingers pointing down and the thumbs behind the head.

Finish off the elephant by gluing the inner ears where the elephant’s head and the handprints meet.

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