Kids Creative Chaos: Barack Obama Paper Bag Puppet: Hey When is President's Day Anyway?

Barack Obama Paper Bag Puppet: Hey When is President's Day Anyway?


When is President's Day? 

In the United States President's Day is always celebrated on the third Monday in February. We combine the birthdays of Abraham Lincoln and George Washington into one special day. Here's an easy craft for President's Day or Black History Month. A Barack Obama Paper Craft for kids. Enjoy!

Barack Obama Craft for Kids Paperbag Puppet President's Day
Click here for Printable Obama Puppet (Face).

Barack Obama Craft for Kids Paperbag Puppet President's Day: Tie Template
Click here to print tie for Barack Obama Craft.

Mayhem is a huge fan of Barack Obama so when tasked with the assignment to make a "worker" puppet for  Social Studies class she said, "Barack is a worker for America." Thus, the paper bag puppet below. In one hand he has a microphone for giving speeches (she loves to watch). In the other hand, he has a ring for his wife, Michelle Obama, because "they are married together". 

Barack Obama Craft for kids preschool - Black History Month
Barack Obama Craft for preschool kids.

Barack Obama Paper Bag Puppet for President's Day
Make a President Obama Puppet in honor of President's Day.
This one inspired the printable .

So, when I was a kid in elementary school I remember the big election doings of Jimmy Carter. He was my favorite President for years. A real life cartoon character with peanuts and Billy too boot. Shh... I guess he still is today, but don't tell any political analyst or anyone like that. I love all of the humanitarian work he does, his sense of humor, his forward thinking on going GREEN, and his smile. Hmm... I think I see a pattern here.

Who is your favorite President? Remember a particular election?  Now, if you will pardon me for rushing off... I've got to go make a Jimmy Carter paper bag puppet.

Recommended Reading:

Who Is Barack Obama? (Who Was...?)*

Activities for Black History Month

100 African-Americans Who Shaped American History (100 Series)*

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