The Zanimocahuètes


Unpeeled peanuts

A sheet of paper


Cork stoppers

Cotton yarn, wool or twine

Tube glue

An indelible marker


A pair of scissors

A knife

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    Step 1:

    Ask Mum or Dad to cut cork slices from the cork.

    Paint them.

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    Step 2:

    Stick pieces of a toothpick into a peanut to form your pet’s legs.

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    Step 3:

    Glue your animal on a round cork stopper.

    Paint it.

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    Step 4:

    Use indelible black felt-tip pen to draw your animal’s nose, eyes and mouth.

    Cut ears out of paper, paint them and glue them.

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    Step 5:

    With yarn, wool or string, make the tail and mane of your animal. The final touch to bring your Zanimocahuète to life!

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    Step 6:

    Leave room for your imagination and your creativity to invent other Zanimocahuètes. All species are allowed!

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