Turn into a wild animal with a fun zebra mask!
Mask activities are a wonderful way to inspire creativity and imagination in your little ones. By giving children a different way to express themselves, masks can strengthen communication skills, encourage pretend play, and build up their self-confidence.
Begin mask-making with a very unique animal we all know as the zebra! With their incredible stripes and majestic features, a simple zebra mask can take imaginative play to the next level.
Keep reading to discover all the wild ways that you and your littles can use a zebra mask. Not only that, we’ll show how easy it is to make a mask of your very own!
Let’s get started!
Children’s Zebra Mask
Fun Ways to Use the Mask with Kids
There are a million and one fun ways to use a zebra mask with kids. Start by helping little ones get into character with a few simple questions.
Ask them things like, what does a zebra sound like? How does a zebra walk? What does a zebra eat? And, where does a zebra live? By asking children about the animal they have just turned into, kids will learn by doing.
Another great idea for using a zebra mask is to prompt children to act out short stories while wearing the mask. With a little creative thinking, this fun mask can take children on a wild ride through the jungle or to a happy home at the zoo.
Maybe they can even join the circus and pretend to be a zebra with hidden talents. Perhaps little ones can create a safari-themed imaginative play by making and wearing other animal masks, as well.
With unlimited ways to use a zebra mask, there can be hours of fun and learning for everyone involved.
What You Need to Make a Zebra Mask
These masks are pretty easy to make. In fact, we have a most excellent printable that is perfect for this craft!
To help kids create their very own masks, you’ll only need a few supplies. Most of these, we’re pretty sure you already have on hand.
Here’s the list:
- Kid-safe scissors
- Crayons or markers
- Hole punch
- Ribbon or twine
- Paper or cardstock
- FREE printable template for the zebra mask (it’s in the Freebies Library!)
To make an extra special mask, you may also like to have (but are not necessary):
- Glue Stick
- Other embellishments
- Print out the FREE ZEBRA MASK printable template
- Color it in with crayons or markers
- Cut it out (don’t forget to cut out the eye holes, too!)
- Hole punch in each side of the mask
- Attach ribbon or twine to the holes
- If you want, add fun embellishments like glitter, rhinestones, and more
- Put on the mask and become a zebra!
Children’s Zebra Mask
Get creative and inspire imagination with a zebra mask for children. Make the mask, become a zebra, and pretend play all day long. From start to finish, this zebra mask is an engaging activity for all ages.
Let us know how you and your kiddos are using this incredible zebra mask!