Diego First Aid Kit

Diego First Aid Kit

Teach your kids the importance of being prepared by making a Diego First Aid Kit.

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Diego First Aid Kit

Craft Features

Parent Supervision Needed
This craft requires extra parent involvement and a watchful eye, because it may require sharp tools or intricate handiwork.
Allow for Dry Time
You'll need to allow extra time for glue or paint to dry.

Developmental Skills

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.
Ages: 4-6

Materials

Tip: Look around your house for a box that you can reuse for this craft. Any box with a flat lid will work. If you don't have red craft foam, you can substitute the red paper cross that is part of the first aid kit template.

Directions

  1. Step 1

    Print the Diego Printable Template and help your kids cut out the character image and the red cross.

  2. Step 2

    Glue the character image to the top of the box, just left of the center.

  3. Step 3

    Trace the red cross template onto red craft foam and cut out the shape. (If you do not have red craft foam, you can simply use the paper template.)

  4. Step 4

    Glue the foam (or paper) cross over the character's body allowing their face to appear.

  5. Step 5

    To create two hinges at the back of the box, snip two 1 1/2-inch lengths of red electrical tape. Apply them vertically so that the top now hinges to the base of the box.

  6. Step 6

    Run the red electrical tape around the lower edge of the lid to create a decorative trim.

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