Paper Plate Monkey Craft

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Do your kids love monkeys? If so, they’ll have a blast making their own paper plate monkey craft!

This easy kids’ craft is perfect for jungle animal school themes or for a jungle animal birthday party craft!

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– Paper plates – Brown paint – Colored card stock or construction paper (in tan and medium brown) – White card stock – Tape (optional) – Glue stick – Monkey template


1. Download the free monkey template, print and cut out the pieces.

2. Paint a paper plate medium brown and let dry completely.

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3. Glue the monkey's face to the middle of the paper plate.

4. Glue both eyes to the face, just above the nose on both sides.

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