Hatching Platypus Craft

The Duck-billed Platypus looks like a mix of different animals thrown together! Can you see that it has the body parts of a duck, beaver and otter? This unusual animal is only one of two mammals that lays eggs.The other is the echidna.

platypus craft example

To make the Hatching Platypus you will need:

•     Card to print craft onto
•     Split pin, paper clip or safety pin
•     Scissors
•     Glue
•     Colouring materials

Download the printable template