Discovering the Arctic: At-home activity

Marshmallow Stamped Polar Bears


  • Blue construction paper
  • Pencil
  • Tempera paint (white and black)
  • Marshmallows
  • Brush

Show your child how to draw a polar bear out of simple shapes: circle, half of a circle (ears) and a part of a triangle for the body, then have him/her draw a polar bear on blue paper. Dip marshmallow in white paint to stamp head and body. Use a brush and black paint for the eyes and nose.