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Ladybug Cutting and Pasting Activity for Kids {Free Printable Included}

Ladybug Cutting and Pasting Activity for Kids {Free Printable Included}

Looking for a ridiculously easy cut and paste craft for kids? Today we’re sharing a simple cutting and pasting activity from our ladybug activity bundle. This is the perfect activity for preschoolers, toddlers, and even children in grade school. Please continue reading below for all the fun details + how to download your set for free!

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This ladybug craft is the perfect springtime (or anytime!) craft!

What You’ll Need

We typically either purchase our craft supplies through Amazon.com or Discount School Supply (they have high-quality supplies that are very reasonably priced.)

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What to Do

Begin by printing off the first sheet in the ladybug printable pack.

Next, cut out the ladybug (or have your child, depending on their ability) and either cut out the ladybug spots or punch them out.

Kids typically love doing both so ask them what they’d prefer.

Remember, it doesn’t have to be perfect – that’s what makes it so special.

Encourage your child to complete the work on this project – teach them how to safely use scissors and encourage them (if they are old enough) to cut out the pieces for this activity; doing so will increase their self-confidence.

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Then, glue the spots on the ladybug. You could also paste buttons, pom poms, or sequins on the ladybug.

Or, you could even draw spots on the ladybug with crayons or markers.

How did your children enjoy this activity? Let us know in the comment section below. We also have a watermelon cutting and pasting craft you might enjoy as well.

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Extend the Fun With These Terrific Finds

Ladybugs by Gail Gibbons

A leader among eduational books for children, this book includes lots of colorful images and fun facts about ladybugs!

Wooden Ladybugs

These adorable wooden ladybugs are simply adorable and perfect to use in crafts, as math manipulatives, for counting practice, jewelry making, and so much more! You could even decorate gift wrap with these little cuties.

Paint Your Own Mosaic Ladybug Stepping Stone 

The ultimate craft for kids! They will love painting their own mosaic ladybug stepping stone! This would make a great gift to give to the grandparents after your little artist has completed their work of art!

How to Gain Access to this FREE Printable

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This printable can be found on page 18 of the resource library.

Want more? Be sure to check out some of our other fun activities:

Animated paper plate flower craft

Watermelon playdough activity

Ladybug playdough activity

Homeschool Music Program for Kids


Wednesday 20th of May 2020

too confusing. didn't see the download free printables anywhere

The Art Kit

Wednesday 20th of May 2020

Hi! You can click on the purple box to sign up. Or, you can sign up hereherehere.

You will then receive a welcome email with login information to the resource library.

Lisa Crain

Tuesday 24th of March 2020

I’m having trouble downloading the ladybug craft and the rabbit puppet.

The Art Kit

Tuesday 24th of March 2020

Were you able to access the resource library?

Diane Conklin

Friday 23rd of August 2019

I am having a difficult time printing the ladybug activity. I need it for a party tomorrow. Thanks.

The Art Kit

Friday 23rd of August 2019

Hi! Were you able to login to the resource library and download the file? Did you receive a specific error message? Please let me know so that I can help you further. Thanks!

Lisa @ NatureImmerse

Saturday 17th of June 2017

These are so cute. Thanks for sharing. We're working on some ladybug activities currently. Thanks for the ideas.

The Art Kit

Sunday 18th of June 2017

Hi Lisa! Thank you so much for taking the time to let us know! We're so glad you'll be able to use these printables. We'd love to see the little ones working on their ladybug craft if you'd like to share on social media with us. :)