Polar Bear Den

Build your own cosy polar bear den

You will need…

polar bear den finished craft
  • Scrap materials from around your home 
  • Paper to print or trace the polar bear on the PDF, or draw your own! Why not add some cubs too
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Sellotape

Why not try these other polar inspired activities?

  1. Can you think of any other animals that build dens? Why do they build their den?
  2. Polar bears are white so they blend in with the snowy Arctic landscape, we call this camouflage. Can you think of any other animals that use camouflage to blend in with their surroundings?
  3. Why not build your own den at home! Think about what things you will need to make sure you can eat, sleep and keep safe.

Download the instructions: ‘Polar Bear Den'