Is your child a Very Hungry Caterpillar? Here’s a nice party decoration you can both make that will guarantee a creepy crawly good time.

What you need

Markers or crayons

Lolly sticks

Paper plates




Problem solving

Making creative decisions

Learning through watching and copying others

Develops the imagination

How long will it take?

30 mins

What to do

  1. Colour four paper plates green. Then colour one plate red and draw a caterpillar’s face on it.

    paper plate and crayons
  2. Stick the lolly sticks to the plates using the glue, then once this is done you can both stick the plates in a line in the garden as shown in the picture.

    paper plate caterpillar