Sunflower Marker Craft - Yellow - Autumn Season Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities

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Alphabet > Letter F | Crafts > Letter S (sunny and sunflower) | Colors > Yellow and brown | Holidays & Events > Mar 30th > Vincent Van Gogh's Birthday  - May > Flower Month | Plants > Flowers > Gardening

Sunflowers are very easy to grow and children love them.  Why not prepare a little corner of the garden and have fun planting some sunflowers that the children will enjoy.

Here are step-by- step instructions to help you make a Children's Sunflower Little house.

To get you started and in the mood to plant the Sunflowers, make this easy and cute craft that can also serve as a garden seed marker.

1. Print template on white paper or card stock.  If you print on paper, glue to a sturdier surface.

2. Child can color the petals with crayons or markers yellow.  Stem and leaves green.  Color center of flower dark brown. Optional: glued a few sunflower seeds.

3.  Adult will help cut the template

4.  Child can proceed to assemble 

5.  Adult covers with contact paper, and glue to a craft stick and use as a garden marker for the sunflower seeds you plant.   

Visit this related activity:  A Celebration of Sunflowers, which introduces Vincent Van Gogh's Sunflowers masterpieces, an educational  sunflower theme coloring book that addresses the planting, growth, harvesting and products derived from this plant.

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Sunflowers 3

Make this easy and fun Sunny the Sunflower Craft

Alternative to craft print a coloring page

Related Activities:
A Celebration of Sunflowers

*white construction paper card stock
* something to color with
* glue or glue stick
* contact paper
* craft stick