Caterpillar number activity


  • A4 white paper
  • Coloured paper
  • 5 cupcake cases
  • Glue stick
  • Felt tip pen


  • Step 1: Draw a circle on the top left corner of the white paper.

  • Step 2: Draw a caterpillar face, eyes, mouth and antennas.

  • Step 3:  Write in each cupcake case a number from 1-5.

  • Step 4: Stick the cupcake cases in order from 1-5.

  • Step 5: Cut out 5 circles that fit into the cupcake cases from the coloured paper.

  • Step 6: Write a number from 1-5 on the coloured circles that relate to the number on the cupcake cases.

Tip: Play with your child by matching the number to the colour. Have fun!