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P is for Police Officer
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hat & badge
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- part 1 > Learning about the role of the police officer, crime prevention and
Activity 2 > Crafts > Police officer Hat
To pay tribute to the police officer and their dedication to serve
and protect the community, the children will assemble a simple
police officer hat and wear a badge. Children love to
dress up and do dramatic play, and this will be a welcomed and fun
Select your choice of color or black and white template.
The coloring page template is ideal to match to the uniform
colors of the police officers in your community. Older
children may be able to help cut the large hat template.
Once you print the template there is enough
paper left over on the right side to cut three paper strips
lengthwise. Tape the strips together to form the headband (about 22 inches) as illustrated in the template.
Glue the hat template in the center of the paper
headband. Adjust around forehead, tape, and cut excess paper.
Suggestion > Make a simple police vest using a large paper grocery
- With the bag opened, make a large round opening on the
bottom for the head and cut the bag open along the front.
round holes on the sides for arm holes.
- Close and lay the bag
flat and children can paint the front using tempera paint and using
- Cut a long strip of black construction paper
to form a belt - just for the front where is painted, and glue on
bag when the paint is dry.
- Attach the badge and the vest is
ready to wear.
Officer TP Roll Craft > Young children love
puppets and this craft can be used as teacher aid to present the
activities. Make one ahead of time. Tell the children
they will make their own police officer.
Activity 3: Letter P is for Police
Officer lesson plan printable activities.
officer TP Roll craft