Paper Plate Bee

Perfect for summer, this easy bee craft for preschoolers is effective on display, whether there is one bumblebee or a whole swarm! If you are doing the craft with a class or group of little ones, it is a good idea to do the initial yellow painting and then distract them with something else while the paint dries.

Paper plate bee craft for kids

You will need:

Paper plate
Yellow and black paint
Wiggle eyes
White tissue paper
Chenille stem or pipe cleaner


Paint your plate yellow and leave to dry.

Paint black stripes across the body.

Stick on two tissue paper wings and a wiggle eye.

Fold the chenille stem in half and twist. Stick it to the back of the bee as it's sting.

Paper plate bee craft - detail

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