- 12 Dole Gel Fruit Cups (Double if you need to based on your classroom size). If you need a lot, you might want to purchase these from Costco.
- 12 Sparkle Pipe Cleaners cut in half to make 24
- 1.3″ Pom Poms for ends of Pipe Cleaners
- 12 1/2″ Pom Poms for nose
- 24 Assorted size of Googly Eyes
- Pink Foam hearts to create 24 heart shaped feet – I also have found these at Dollar Tree
- Hot glue sticks & Gun
Start out heating up your hot glue gun and glue the sparkle pom poms to the end of the pipe cleaners to make the love bug antennae.
Next glue the googley eyes and smallest pom pom creating a nose on fruit cup.
Take your foam hearts and hot glue two foam hearts to the bottom of the fruit cup to create feet.
Finish off your love bug by giving him ears, hot glue the antennae to the back of the fruit cup.
These are perfect for class parties and are super fun to make and to eat!