Watermelon Counting – Summer Crafts

watermelon counting summer craft

This educational summer craft is the perfect activity for the kids! Encourage the children to know summer fruits and have some creative fun at the same time! Suitable for all ages. Read the simple instructions below to get started on this fun craft:

Watermelon counting summer craft

Art materials you will need:

Instructions for your watermelon craft:

Step 1: Paint a green edge to the plate and a yellow line inside. Then paint the middle of the plate bright red so it looks like a real watermelon. Allow to dry.

Step 2: Cut the watermelon into slices and add some buttons or raisins!

Step 3: Ask the children to count them and see how far they can go!

Hints and Tips: Mix up the fruits and get as creative as you like!


This great project has been designed and supplied by Creative Steps. Each issue of Creative Steps Magazine contains dozens of inspiring ideas and fun crafts to help you encourage learning through creative play. Ideal for everyone caring for young children. Get an exclusive 20% discount on an annual subscription with Creative Steps by using promo code EYRCRE20 at: www.creativesteps.co.uk.

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