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Paper Bat Bookmark Craft For Kids

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This paper bat bookmark is absolutely adorable and the kiddos will think the same. This is a must-have for the little ones!

One of the best things about this craft is that the little ones can do it on their own and then use it after! They will feel a sense of pride when they have finished it themselves!

gray and brown paper bat bookmarks on popsicle sticks with cute faces

Paper Bat Bookmark

After making this paper bat bookmark, it will motivate your kids to pop open a book. They will be eager to use the craft that they made all by themselves.

Reading is so very important for little kids and their developing brains but getting them to read is hard. That is why you should show them this craft to do.

This craft manages to find a way to make kids excited to read, so you do not have to push them to do it. In some ways, you are gonna be able to make them think reading is their idea.

paper bat bookmark with gray and brown bats with cute faces and fangs. all on a popsicle stick

Not only will this paper bat bookmark get your kids to read, but it will also help in other ways. Crafting is perfect for working on motor skills and following directions.

While cutting and gluing down the pieces, they will be working on improving their motor skills and not even know it. What a perfect way to do it.

They will also be following directions closely in order to get a great result. They can carry this skill on for the rest of their lives and be great at paying attention!

gray and brown paper bat bookmarks on popsicle sticks with cute faces

There is no way that you can go wrong with this adorable paper bat bookmark for the kiddos. So many skills will be worked on and embraced!

Be sure to check out the Avengers Corner Bookmark and Easy Taco Pizza for more things for your kids to do!

paper bat bookmark with gray and brown bats with cute faces and fangs. all on a popsicle stick
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Adorable Paper Bat Bookmark For Kids

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Active Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 15 minutes
Difficulty: Easy
Estimated Cost: $10

Not only will this paper bat bookmark get your kids to read, but it will also help in other ways. Crafting is perfect for working on motor skills and following directions.

Materials

Tools

  • Scissors

Instructions

  1. Select 2 different colored craft papers for the shape bat papercraft puppet. Trace the template shapes on the selected craft papers and cut them out nicely.
  2. Stick the oval (head) shaped paper on a side of the big square (body) paper.
  3. Stick the 2 small triangles (ears) on 2 sides of the top end of the oval-shaped paper. Stick the 2 small rectangle papers on both sides of the bottom end of the square paper.
  4. Stick the 2 half-circle papers on both sides of the square paper.
  5. Stick the eyes on the oval-shaped paper. Use a black sharpie to draw the mouth of the paper bat.
  6. Stick the 2 small triangles (fangs) adjacent to the traced mouth. Attach the papercraft shape bat to a popsicle stick to complete the puppet craft.
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