Make this adorable W for Walrus Craft using our Printable Template that’s perfect for learning about marine animals, the Arctic Circle, endangered species or the Letter W.
We move on to our next A to Z Alphabet Animal Craft with the Letter W. This craft is from our eBook – A to Z Alphabet Animal Crafts for Kids.
When you think about Walruses, it immediately conjures up an image of the ice cold Arctic. Walruses are unlike any other creature, having whiskers and tusks that help them find food. Walruses have been hunted so much that they are endangered, and crafts like this one help spread awareness among kids.
W for Walrus Craft with a Printable Template
Supplies needed to make this W for Walrus Craft:
- Printable Template
- Dark Brown Felt or Construction Paper or craft foam sheets
- Light Brown Felt or Construction Paper or craft foam sheets
- Black Felt or Construction Paper or craft foam sheets
- Brown yarn
- Small wooden Ice cream sticks
- An old CD
- Glue Gun or Glue stick if using paper.
- Googly Eyes
Steps to make this W for Walrus Craft:
Print the Craft template on an A4 or Letter Sized paper. Cut out all the parts – the dark brown head, the light brown snout parts and the nose. Use these cutout templates as your reference points and trace onto Felt. We used a 2 mm stiff felt to make this craft. Alternately, you could use construction paper or craft foam in similar colors.
Glue the face to the CD first. Then add the snout and nose, but leave the bottom parts of the snout unglued.
Insert the ice cream sticks under the snout and stick them. Add the whiskers, the googly eyes and you are done.
This printable W for Walrus 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 post – DIY Wooden Spoon Eskimo Craft
If you home school, run a childcare, or teach any elementary aged kids, this W for Walrus Craft would be a great supplement to your Letter of the week curriculum. Add this fun craft project when you are studying about marine animals, the Arctic Circle, endangered species or the Letter W.
Here are some fun facts about the Walrus
- Walruses can be gigantic, as big as a car.
- Walruses are carnivorous animals.
- Both male and female walruses have tusks.
- Walruses’ whiskers help them in finding food at the bottom of the ocean floor.
Here are some Walrus Books that go with this craft
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