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Caterpillar Necklace



  • ~ Construction paper
  • ~ Scissors
  • ~ Hole punch
  • ~ Markers or crayons
  • ~ Small paper cup
  • ~ Pencil
  • ~ Shoestring, yarn or ribbon
  • ~ Rigatoni pasta


  • On the construction paper, trace around the cup to make 5-7 circles per child. Cut out the circles.
  • Punch a hole in the center of each circle.
  • Draw a face on one circle to make the face.
  • Alternate stringing the circles and the pasta onto the shoestring.
  • Tie together the ends of the shoestring. Your caterpillar necklace is ready to wear!

Credit: Better Homes and Gardens Books, "Bugs, Bugs, Bugs"