Movable animals
Monkey

It’s not always easy to create effective lessons within only few steps. But especially first and second graders are easily motivated by creative ideas to do cutting and paintwork.

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Movable animals: Monkey

It’s not always easy to create effective lessons within only few steps. But especially first and second graders are easily motivated by creative ideas to do cutting and paintwork.


Thanks to its litheness, the monkey can explore different places, like a tree.

Moreover the fine motor skills of children can be supported by such exercises and they hereby receive a playful introduction into the world of mechanics. By gluing several animals beside each other, you can even perform simple motion studies.

You need:

Pelikan Colorella Duo, a sketch pad, download templates of "Movable animals", a pair of scissors, a pencil and round head fasteners...

Instructions:

  1. Print the download template "monkey".
  2. Carefully cut out all parts needed along the lines and color them with the Colorella Duo markers.
  3. Attach all parts with each other with the round head fasteners and hang the monkey up wherever you like.