One of the best ways to teach kids letter sounds and the letters of the alphabet are to use fun animal alphabet crafts. Kids will have tons of fun transforming this letter B into an adorable beaver with curly hair and buck teeth. Just a few simple art supplies will transform an ordinary letter B lesson into something memorable and fun for kids! This B is for beaver letter craft is ideal for preschool, kindergarten, daycare or for use at home to help kids remember what letters make which sounds.
Don’t forget to download the letter B activity pack to go along with this letter craft!
B is for Beaver Letter Craft
What you’ll need to make the B is for Beaver alphabet craft:
- Letter B template
- Glue sticks
- Googly eyes
- Construction paper
Print the letter B template onto a white piece of computer paper or directly onto brown paper. Stack several sheets of brown paper up to make cutting them out much faster.
For each beaver, you will need:
- 1 brown B
- 1 beaver tail
- 2 beaver ears
- 2 googly eyes
- 1 orange rectangle
- 1 white set of teeth
- 1 beaver nose
When the kids are putting the craft together, show them how they can cut the orange rectangle into a fringe. Show them how to twist the paper around a pencil to make the hair curl.
Glue the ears and tail to the back of the beaver. Glue the teeth below the second bump of the B.
Glue the hair, eyes, and nose to the front of the beaver.
Don’t forget to have the kids sign the back of their beavers so they can take them home! You can also glue this beaver to another piece of paper and have the kids write a capital B and a small b on the paper.
Add even more learning to this activity when you get the Letter B activity mini pack!