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Sunflower Marker Craft - Yellow - Autumn Season Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities

Sunflowers are very easy to grow and children love them. Why not prepare a little corner of the garden and have fun planting some sunflowers that the children will enjoy.

Activity: How a Seed Grow: Watch the cute video that shows how a sunflower seed grows and discuss how a plant grows.

Sunny the Sunflower craftActivity: Sunny the Sunflower Craft to make a garden marder - @

To get you started and in the mood to plant the sunflowers, make this easy and cute craft that can also serve as a garden seed marker.

Here are step-by- step instructions to help you make a Children's Sunflower Little house.


  • white construction paper or card stock
  • coloring tools
  • scissors
  • glue or glue stick
  • contact paper or laminate
  • craft stick


  • Print template on white paper or card stock.  If you print on paper, glue to a sturdier surface.
  • Child can color the petals with crayons or markers yellow. Stem and leaves green. Color center of flower dark brown. Optional: glue a few sunflower seeds.
  • Adult will help cut the template
  • Child can proceed to assemble
  • Adult laminates, and glue or staple to a craft stick, and use as a garden marker for the sunflower seeds you plant.

Visit this related activity: A Celebration of Sunflowers, which introduces Vincent Van Gogh's Sunflowers masterpieces, an educational  sunflower theme coloring book that addresses the planting, growth, harvesting and products derived from this plant.

Coloring pages as an alternative to the craft:

sunflower and crow coloring page

Sunflower 1
sunflowers coloring pageSunflowers 2
sunflowers in a pot coloring page
Sunflowers 3

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