Graduation Hat Applesauce

These Graduation Hat Applesauce treats are perfect for a kindergarten or preschool graduation—an adorable and healthy snack for any graduation ceremony or party.

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Applesauce Graduation Snacks

I love craft ideas that celebrate graduation. It’s unbelievable that school is ending, and graduation ceremonies and parties are just around the corner. I thought it was only fitting to start working on some cute ideas for an end of the year graduation party, like this child’s portrait end-of-the-year-graduation craft that is so sweet and sentimental or this graduation cap craft made from a paper plate and a plastic bowl.

This graduation hat craft, or applesauce graduate which doubles as a healthy snack for a graduation ceremony and party, is perfect for celebrating. They will look so adorable on display, and they are perfect for a kid’s graduation, pre-k, kindergarten graduates, or fun to offer the kids at a high school graduation party.

What You’ll Love about this Snack

Simple: Let’s face it, you’re too busy to make anything complicated. An easy graduation craft is just what you need.

Popular: Kids love applesauce. This little applesauce graduation craft will be the hit of the party.

Supplies You’ll Need

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  • Applesauce cups
  • Royal Blue Cardstock – Or, use your school colors for the cap
  • Large googly eyes
  • Yarn, floss, or twine – You’ll use this to make the tassel for the graduation cap.
  • Glue

Equipment

  • Ruler
  • White Pencil or White chalk marker
  • Hole punch

How to Make Applesauce Graduation Caps

Using a ruler, draw lines every three inches on the cardstock going vertically and horizontally, to form squares

Cut 3×3 inch squares out of the blue cardstock.

Use a hole punch to punch a hole into the corners of the squares

blue square of cardstock

Write Congrats! Onto each piece of cardstock

Cut a few strips of yarn 3 inches long

Fold the yarn strips in half and push the curved end through the caphole

making paper graduation caps

Pull the cut end through the loop and pull until tightened around the corner of the hat

making paper graduation caps

Turn the applesauce upside down

Glue googly eyes onto the applesauce

Glue the cap onto the applesauce bottom (which is not the top)

making applesauce graduation caps

And there you have it, a cute little applesauce graduate

graduation hat applesauce

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    Graduation Hat Applesauce

    Prep Time10 minutes
    Active Time10 minutes
    Total Time20 minutes
    Yield: 8 applesauce caps
    Author: Melissa Haines
    Cost: $10

    Materials

    • Applesauce cups
    • Royal Blue Cardstock
    • Large googly eyes
    • Yarn, floss, or twine Glue

    Instructions

    • Using a ruler, draw lines every three inches on the cardstock going vertically and horizontally, to form squares
    • Cut 3×3 inch squares out of the blue cardstock.
    • Use a hole punch to punch a hole into the corners of the squares
    • Write Congrats! Onto each piece of cardstock
    • Cut a few strips of yarn 3 inches long
    • Fold the yarn strips in half and push the curved end through the caphole
    • Pull the cut end through the loop and pull until tightened around the corner of the hat
    • Turn the applesauce upside down
    • Glue googly eyes onto the applesauce
    • Glue the cap onto the applesauce bottom (which is not the top)

    Notes

    This post may contain affiliate links. As an Amazon Associate, I earn a small commission from qualifying purchases. See my disclosure policy to read more. Adult supervision is required for each step of activities, recipes, crafts, and games with children. Small parts are a choking hazard. Sharp objects can cause injury.

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