I had the first job -- cut the small styrofoam balls in half. Easy enough! After that, it was all the children. First they painted their bugs' bodies.
Maddie and her friend cut out the paper circles, then glued them onto the bottom of the styrofoam bodies, so that magnets could be glued onto the paper later.
Time for getting creative! Some stripes were painted on them. Some polka dots. Sequins? Time for legs! They just snipped bits of pipe cleaner and poked them into the sides of the bodies. They turned them over, added glue,