DLTK's Crafts for Kids


DLTK's Crafts for Kids
stuffed paper bag whale
Stuffed Paper Bag Whale

This is a classic craft that we've likely all made when we were young.  It continues to be loads of fun for the kids!

Materials:

Instructions:

flipper
 

spout
 

Once the bag is dry:

Whale Pinata:

You can add wrapped candy to the stuffing and then allow the kids to break open their whales with a stick (like a pinata).  Having said that, I find the kids grow so attached to their creations that they don't really have the heart to break them.

 

Jonah

Jonah and the Whale:

Draw a "paper person" and cut him out OR twist a pipecleaner into a person shape like shown to the right.  This is Jonah.

Stuff the whale a little ways, then insert your Jonah into the whale.    Finish stuffing and continue on with the craft instructions as normal.

The children will know Jonah is "trapped" inside their whale.

 

 

Print friendly version of these instructions

 

 


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