Paper Plate  Koala Craft  For Kids

[Free Template]

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When you think of Australian animals, what’s one of the top animals that comes to mind? For us, it’s koalas and kangaroo, which is exactly why we’re sharing this paper plate koala craft for kids!


– Paper Plates – Paint – Paintbrush – Colored cardstock or   construction paper – Scissors – Pencil – Glue – Tape (optional) – Koala template


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

2. Begin by painting the paper plate in a thin coat of gray paint. Let dry completely before moving on.

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3. Place the koala head template on the dry paper plate, trace, and cut out.

4. Glue the koala's eyes slightly above the center line of the head.

5. Next, glue the mouth to the middle of the plate so the top part of it is slightly overlapping the bottom of the eyes.

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Hi, I'm Sam and I'm so happy you're here!  Find tons of fun and easy kids crafts, printables, and activities for children ages 3-10.