Threading with The Very Hungry Caterpillar™

Posted by / Monday 01 February 2016 /

In the lead up to The Giant Wiggle learn how to make your very own caterpillar for your little one to thread through the book and bring the story of The Very Hungry Caterpillar™ to life!

What you'll need:

  • A green pipe cleaner
  • A yellow pipe cleaner
  • A red pipe cleaner
  • Some thread

How to create your caterpillar:

1. Wrap the green and yellow pipe cleaners around each other.

2. Wrap the green and yellow pipe cleaner around the red pipe cleaner. 

3. Add a pair of eyes using a black marker pen. 

4. Tie the end of the thread to your caterpillar. 

5. Read The Very Hungry Caterpillar™ together and encourage your child to thread the caterpillar through the holes in the book!


Don't forget to share photos of your fun by posting in our Giant Wiggle Facebook event or by tweeting us @actnforchildren using #GiantWiggle ! 



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