Chicken Craft (Free Template)

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Download the Free Chicken Craft Template and make this Easy Farm Craft for Preschoolers. Find step-by-step instructions and Easy Paper Crafts on

Chicken Craft by Crafting Jeannie
Chicken Craft

Check out this fun preschool chicken craft. This is a perfect farm animal craft for kids of all ages: preschool, elementary kids, classroom parties, scouts and more.

Get the Free Chicken Craft Template below and you will be able to make enough supplies for a group of 20 kids (or more) with about 10 minutes of cutting.

Did you know that there are more than 23.7 billion chickens in the world? Check out Wikipedia for more chicken facts.

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Improving Fine Motor Skills

We all know that crafting is super fun, but it’s also great for improving fine motor skills. As your little cut-out shapes, and draw on faces, not only will they get to express their creativity, but they will also get some fine motor practice.

Here’s What You Need for this Cute Chicken Craft

Here’s your easy chicken craft supply list (This post contains affiliate links to the products mentioned. Read my disclosure policy for more information):

Watch the Chicken Craft Video for step-by-step instructions on how to make this easy craft for kids.

Step 1: Download the Free Printable Chicken Craft Template

Download the Free Chicken Craft Template. The PDF file contains everything you need to make your own sparkle of fireflies

chicken craft template
The template PDF makes it easy to cut out the chicken shapes.

Step 2: Cut Out the Chicken Craft Shapes

Print the free chicken printable templates. You will be stapling them to colored paper and cutting out as many shapes as you need.

chicken craft pieces
print the chicken templates and staple them to multiple sheets of paper before cutting. Notice the two different colored green paper for the leaves.

If you want to make this craft with a group of kids, you can staple the template to up to 10 sheets of copy paper, 5 sheets of cardstock or 5-8 sheets of construction paper.

So, did you know, you can staple together 10 pieces of copy paper and cut out 10 shapes at a time?! That’s my SECRET to fast & easy crafting.

Stapling the paper is very important because it makes sure it doesn’t move as you cut. The more staples the better. Cardstock is the thickest so you may only be able to cut 5 sheets at a time.

Tip: While you’re cutting, if you cut off all parts of the pages that have staples, make sure to re-staple the sheets that are left.

Whenever you’re cutting multiple sheets at a time, make sure they are always stapled together.

Enjoy this Farm activity for preschoolers while reading these Fun Books:

Step 3: How to Assemble

The kids will just need to glue it all together and make it their own.

chicken craft for preschoolers
  1. Glue the chicken wings (long ovals) to the side of the big circle.
  2. glue on comb (red paper part on the top of the head) – I like to glue it behind the main circle.
  3. Glue on the chicken feet.
  4. glue on the triangle beak.
  5. Optional: Personalize your craft by adding yellow feathers, googly eyes, cut out a white oval for an egg, let your imagine soar.
  6. Don’t forget to put your name on the back.
making craft step 1 - glue on wings

Step 1: Glue the chicken wings (long ovals) to the side of the big circle.

making craft step 2 - glue on comb (red part on head)

step 2: glue on comb (red paper part on the top of the head) – I like to glue it behind the main circle.

making craft step 3 - glue on feet

Step 3: Glue on the chicken feet.

making craft step 4 - glue on beak

Step 4: glue on the triangle beak.

chicken craft step 5 - glue on the eyes

Step 5: Glue on the eyes – you can also draw on eyes or use googly eyes.

And you’re finished

This is such a fun and easy Preschool chicken craft. You can make this Paper chicken craft for toddlers and as farm activity.

This craft is super easy for preschoolers, Kindergarteners, Daycare, or just a fun craft at home idea.

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As always, I try to make my crafts fast, easy & inexpensive. Enjoy.

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