Yarn Bat Craft for Kids

This fun Yarn Bat Craft for kids makes for a great fall and Halloween activity. It is also a great way for toddlers, preschool, kindergarten and primary school kids to build their fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination.

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Yarn Bat Craft

MATERIALS

  • Cardboard (an Amazon box works well for this)
  • Pencil
  • Scissors
  • Ball of black yarn
  • Tape

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DIRECTIONS

1 – Download and print the bat template (found at the end of this post).

yarn-bat-craft-template

2 – Cut out the template and trace it onto a piece of cardboard.

yarn-bat-craft

3 – Next, cut out the bat shape from the cardboard.

cardboard cutout of bat template for yarn bat craft

4- Tape the end of the black yarn to the back of the cardboard.

end of yarn taped to the back of the bat craft

5 – Wrap the yarn around the cardboard bat again and again going up and down and from side to side.

yarn is wrapped around the cardboard to create the bat craft

6 – When you are finished wrapping, cut the yarn and tape the end to the back side of the bat craft.

a completed yarn bat craft

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Now your yarn bat craft is ready to be displayed! You can lean it up on a shelf as a decoration or add a loop of yarn to hang it. How cute would a bunch of these be hanging around the classroom??

Happy crafting friends 🙂

Free Template for Yarn Bat Craft

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