Build A Fairy Craft (free Printable)

Build A Fairy free printable craft for preschoolers and toddlers
an easy build a fairy craft for toddlers and preschoolers

Because the Build-A-Leprechaun craft is getting so much love, I decided to turn some more of the characters I have made into build-a-… crafts. This one is a simple build a fairy craft.

It’s a cute, easy craft in which your kids will need to cut out and correctly put together the pieces to make a fairy! Magical!

This craft is great for toddlers and preschoolers because it’s so simple to do!

It would also be great little fairy activity if you’re having a fairy themed party!

Other free build-a-… characters you may want to check out:

I’ve created quite a lot more characters and will be uploading them when I can – so be sure to check back regularly.

What Skills Can Your Children Learn And Practice?

Build a fairy templates

When making this build a fairy craft, your children will have the chance to practice and develop some skills such as:

  • Cutting Skills – if you feel they’re ready, you can let them have a go at cutting out the pieces all by themselves – they’ll need to be careful and have good scissor control if they want to cut out the pieces neatly
  • Fine Motor Skills – when they’re sticking and picking up and moving the body parts and placing them where they need to go
  • Body Knowledge – great for the little ones to think about how the different parts of the body fit together (I know we don’t all have wings!)
  • Pencil Control – if you print off the black and white version they can practice their pencil control and develop hand strength through coloring.

This simple fairy craft will also give them a chance to practice their concentration and perseverance skills as they may find it tricky to place the pieces exactly where they want them to go.

How To Prepare This Build a Fairy Craft?

First you’re going to want to download the free build a fairy craft printables by clicking on the image below – I’ve made a color and a black and white version!

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Other materials you’ll need:

Once you’ve downloaded the templates, you’ll need to print them off onto paper or card.

Then, you can cut them out. Or if you’d like your children to get some cutting practice, you can let them have a go.

Then you can stick all the pieces together to build your fairy.

It can be really nice to let you’re kids have a bit of free rein here and see if they can work it out – kind of like a puzzle.

If they’re struggling, the order I’d do it in is:

  1. Stick the head on the body
  2. Stick the arms on the body
  3. Stick the wings to the back of the body
  4. Stick the feet on the body
  5. Stick the wand to a hand

(I expect you could have worked that out but I do like to be thorough…)

The finished one should look something like this:

Build a fairy craft

If you want to you could always laminate them and use them as a puzzle. That way the different parts would be kept nice and they can use them again and again.

I’ve also created some more cute characters which I will be releasing in the coming weeks so they could use them together in a mix and match game as well (if you don’t want to miss them you can turn on notifications by clicking on the bell in the bottom right corner).

Other free build-a-… characters you may want to check out:

FREE PRINTABLE BUILD A LEPRECHAUN CRAFT preschool
FREE PRINTABLE BUILD A unicorn CRAFT Preschool
FREE PRINTABLE BUILD A Pirate CRAFT
FREE PRINTABLE BUILD A SUPERHERO CRAFT

If you don’t have a laminator at home here’s an affordable and reliable one (definitely worth investing in if you plan to make a lot of printables!):

An affordable and reliable laminator

After that you’re all done!

Let your kids practice their cutting and sticking skills in a simple and fun way!

But Wait… There’s Also A Black And White Build A Fairy Craft

build a fairy template

I’ve also made a black and white version which would be an awesome way for your little ones to practice their coloring skills and personalize their fairy in their own way!

I hope your children enjoy making this simple craft – be sure to check back in for more educational and free printables.

Until next time,

Let’s nurture those neurons!

If your little ones enjoyed these please share the love by sharing the post. And if you have any feedback or anything that you would like me to try to create give me a shout out in the comments below. Thanks!

Build A Fairy free printable templates for preschoolers and toddlers

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