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Dora July 4th Seashell Frame

Dora July 4th Seashell Frame

Celebrate the USA with shells you paint to make a memory frame!

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Dora July 4th Seashell Frame

Craft Features

Gift
The best gifts are handmade. Make this craft together and give it as a gift to a parent, grandparent, or your child's classmates.
Allow for Dry Time
You'll need to allow extra time for glue or paint to dry.

Developmental Skills

Count with Us
Count with us skills include: numbers, counting, measurement, math terms (more than, less than, circle) and math concepts (comparisons, shapes, patterns).
Share & Care with Us
Share & Care skills are part of social-emotional learning and include: building self-esteem, cooperating, empathizing with others, and identifying feelings.
Create with Us
Create with us skills involve self-expression, experimentation, and imagination through visual arts (like painting and sculpting), dramatic play, cooking, and dance.
Ages: 2-5

Materials

  • Wide-framed photo frame
  • Seashells with flat backs
  • Acrylic craft paint in red, white, and blue
  • Glitter (OPTIONAL)
  • Craft glue
  • Printable Dora insert
  • A favorite Fourth of July photograph

Directions

  1. Step 1

    With the craft paint, paint seashells white, red, and blue.

  2. Step 2 (OPTIONAL)

    As the paint dries, sprinkle glitter over the shells.

  3. Step 3

    Print the image of Dora and/or other characters and cut them out. Set aside.

  4. Step 4

    Glue the shells to the frame with clear craft glue. Let dry.

  5. Step 5

    Insert the Dora image into the frame, and then add your photo behind it.

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