Black Cat Paper Plate Craft : A preschool Halloween Activity

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Looking for a fun preschool Halloween activity? Check out this fun Black Cat Paper Plate Craft. It’s perfect for anytime of year but especially great for Halloween! 

Black Cat Paper Plate Craft : A preschool Halloween Activity


Black Cat Paper Plate Craft : A preschool Halloween Activity

Halloween is only a few short days away and my little guy and I have been in full crafting mode. One thing I love to work on with my preschooler are fine motor skills. It’s important to work on fine motor skills with  little ones because it allows them fine tune their muscles getting them ready for all the big kid stuff they’ll be doing in the future. 

That’s why I love this Black Cat Paper Plate Craft. It makes your little one work on all their fine motor skills in one fun Halloween Activity. 

In this activity they’ll be:

  • Cutting
  • Gluing
  • Sorting

And most important having fun!

Making this a trifecta of fine motor skill fun.

Black Cat Paper Plate Craft

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In the end they’ll have a fun activity they will absolutely love!


What you’ll need to make a Black Cat Paper Plate Craft 

Black Construction paper

Paper Plate

Pink Construction paper

Googly eyes


Yarn or pipe cleaners (Any color really but we chose pink)

How to make a Black Cat Paper Plate Craft 

  1. To begin cut out 2 black + 2 Pink triangles for the ears. 
  2. Cut out a bunch of squares out of the black construction paper.

3.Glue the black squares to the plate. What I love is that there’s really no rhyme or reason to how your preschooler will glue them on. That is what makes this so fantastic!

4. Once the whole plate is pretty much filled with black squares have them glue the ears, eyes and whiskers.

Black cat paper plate fun


Creating a fun little friend

Black cat paper craft

for them to play with!


A preschool Halloween Activity

This activity can give your preschooler a ton of creative freedom while still incorporating some great fine motor skills. You can have them cut the squares themselves, tear the squares or you can also cut the squares for them. 

You can even change the colors up on the cat. There’s so many ways to make this activity a blast. 

Most important you  can even include one of the fun stories below to add to the fun you can create with this craft!

Make sure and share this fun craft or make it yourself with your little one! 

Looking for other fun Halloween Craft Ideas?

 Head over here to check out 30 fun & Easy Halloween Craft Ideas.

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1 Comment

  • Reply Dana Rodriguez

    This is so cute. What a great craft idea!

    October 5, 2020 at 11:52 am
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