Animal Crafts for Kids – Possum Craft for Preschoolers and Toddlers

I am so excited to share an adorable collection of animal crafts for kids that are perfect for kindergarteners, preschoolers, and toddlers. There are 7 different animal crafts to choose from. You can find each of the animal crafts for kids linked below.

Supply List: 

  • Empty toilet paper roll 
  • Construction or foam paper 
  • Craft eyes 
  • Paint pen or marker 
  • Pipe cleaner 
  • Hot Glue 


Cut paper to size and glue onto roll, covering completely 

Cut a heart shape from the paper for the face

glue the heart to the bottom of the roll with the tip of the heart sitting just below the end of the roll

Glue on craft eyes onto the wide part of the heart shaped face 

Cut ear shapes from the paper, adding details with the paint pen or marker 

Glue ears to the top of the heart, just above the eyes 

Glue the pipe cleaner to the other end of the roll for the tail, glue it on from inside the roll as shown  

Your possum is complete!