Moving Polar Bear  Paper Plate Craft  [Free Template]

On this Arctic adventure, kids will create a moving polar bear paper plate craft.

This interactive craft turns a plain ole paper plate into an icy landscape where their polar bear puppet can move around.


– Paper Plate – Blue Paint – Paint Brush – Colored cardstock or construction paper – Scissors – Glue – Markers – White acrylic paint marker or Bold & Bright markers – Popsicle Sticks – Tape – Polar Bear Template

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

Begin by painting the paper plate in 1-2 thin coats of blue paint. Let it dry completely before moving on.

Use an acrylic marker to draw snowflakes around the paper plate.

Glue the icebergs towards the middle of the paper plate.

Flip the polar bear’s body and tape the jumbo popsicle stick to the back.

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