Make this adorable G for Giraffe Craft using our Printable Template that’s perfect for learning about Africa, mammals, letter G and the ZOO!
We move on to our next A to Z Alphabet Animal Craft with the Letter G. This craft is from our eBook – A to Z Alphabet Animal Crafts for Kids.
Visiting the zoo was my daughter’s favorite outings as a preschooler. One of her favorite animals at our local zoo is the giraffe. She is always amazed at their long necks and how high they can reach.
G for Giraffe Craft with Printable Template
This G for Giraffe Craft will make a fun addition to your homemade zoo. You could make one for a zoo theme unit or if you’re just learning about giraffes.
Supplies needed to make this G for Giraffe Craft:
- Printable Template
- Orange Felt or Construction Paper or craft foam sheets
- Beige Felt or Construction Paper or craft foam sheets
- Dark Brown Felt or Construction Paper or craft foam sheets
- Black Felt or Construction Paper or craft foam sheets
- An old CD
- Glue Gun or Glue stick if using paper.
- Googly Eyes
Steps to make this G for Giraffe Craft:
Print the Craft template on an A4 or Letter Sized paper. Cut out all the parts – the Orange Head, ears, muzzle, spots, horns, nostrils & mouth.Use these cutout templates as your reference points and trace onto Felt. We used a 2mm stiff felt to make this craft. Alternately, you could use construction paper or craft foam in similar colors.
Use a Glue gun ( when using felt) to secure the giraffe’s head on top of an old CD. Glue the ears, muzzle, and horns. Then glue the eyes. Finally arrange the spots evenly around the face.
This printable G for Giraffe craft is perfect for Kids aged 5 and above and improves their fine motor skills, visual perception, and hand-eye coordination. Parents and teachers can also make these at home or class and have their child or students assemble it independently. These crafts can be made by teachers and used as props, puppets, or even for classroom decoration.
Also, check out our Printable Giraffe Crown
If you homeschool, run a childcare, or teach any elementary aged kids, this G for Giraffe Craft would be a great supplement to your Letter of the week curriculum. Add this fun craft project when you are studying the letter G, learning about Africa, mammals or the ZOO!
Here are some fun facts about the Giraffe
- Giraffes are the tallest mammals on Earth
- Giraffes only need to drink once every few days.
- Giraffes spend most of their lives standing up; they even sleep and give birth standing up.
- Giraffes’ tongues can be up to 20 inches long and are darkly colored
Here are some Giraffe Books that go with this craft
February Special – Till the 28th of this month, since it’s the month of love, I’m giving away 1 template free every day.
So on 1st February Click on the A for Alligator link on page A to Z Alphabet Animal Crafts for Kids to download the printable template for free.At the end of the month, I will be combining them all into an ebook and all the templates will be available for download as a Paid Bundle. Right now, we are opening our cart for
On 1st March the price will go up to 9.99$.