Farmers need little green assistants for their fruit market! Are your little gardeners ready for a fun paper plate craft fruit market activity? Turn unused paper plates into colourful fruits, but make sure your child doesn’t gobble them up! This activity is extremely simple and is sure to teach your child simple ways to reuse materials and make room decor.
This paper plate craft fruit market activity will:
- Introduce your child to different fruits
- Boost his/her confidence
- Keep him/her away from TV/Smartphone
Parental involvement: Medium
Duration: 15 minutes
Skills Acquired: Imagination, Creativity, Academic
- Paper plate
- Paint and paintbrush
- A pair of scissors
Instructions for Paper Plate Craft Fruit Market:
- Cut a paper plate in two.
- Paint the rim in green.
- Paint the base in red.
- Add black dashes for seeds.
Your paper plate watermelon is ready! Make other fruits with paper plates! Try different variations!
If your child enjoyed this paper plate craft activity, then he/she is sure to love our Garden Explorer box—packed with activities on fruits, vegetables, plants, leaves, and more!
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