Father's Day Card - Rocket Craft

If you're looking for some fun Father's Day crafts, you're going to love this Father's Day rocket craft! Toddlers and preschoolers as well as big kids will have a blast helping you put together this handmade Father's Day card. We have even included a free template to make it easy and fun. Scroll down below to get started making your very own rocket craft for Father's Day!

Father's Day Rocket Craft

For more Father's Day crafts, be sure to check out this superhero Father's Day card, Father's Day tie card, and these handprint and footprint Father's Day cards.

We also have a printable Father's Day card to color in a rocket design. 

rocket craft for kids

This handmade Father's Day card is a fun activity to do in the classroom, after school, or even to do with a grandparent. Dad is going to love this rocket craft for Father's Day that tells him 'you rocket being a dad!'

Just scroll down below for step by step directions to make your own Father's Day rocket craft.

Father's Day crafts for kids


Father's Day Rocket Craft

Supplies for your rocket craft

  • Rocket template
  • Coloured craft papers
  • Pencil
  • Scissors
  • Craft glue

Directions to make your rocket craft

STEP 1: Gather your supplies

Before you get started, gather up your supplies for this fun Father's Day craft! It makes it so much easier when everything is in front of you ready. 

If you haven't downloaded and printed off the template, scroll down below to grab yours!

rocket craft

STEP 2: Prepare your handmade father's day card

Once you have your supplies, start preparing your card by cutting out the patterns. Trace the template shapes on the preferred coloured papers and cut them out.

The square shape is the card template while the rest are the necessary shapes for your super cool rocket! This includes 2 circles for the windows, 2 triangles for the wings, 1 big triangle for the tip, 1 trapezium for the bottom and 2 flame patterns for the flames!

shape rocket craft

STEP 3: Assemble the rocket

Now it's time to assemble the rocket for your handmade Father's Day card! Start by folding the square cutout in half to prepare the card and rocket base. 

rocket craft with rocket template

Next, glue the 2 round cutouts onto the front of the card to serve as the windows. You could even add some photographs or drawings of faces to the windows!

Handmade Father's Day card

Then, glue the big triangle on the tip of the front of the card and the trapezium shape on the bottom.

Rocket craft for toddlers and preschoolers

Once you've done that, glue the small triangles on the sides of the card.

Fathers day crafts for preschoolers and toddlers

STEP 4: Finalize your rocket craft

Finish off your craft by gluing the flame pattern to the bottom of the rocket card and write the message "You rocket being a dad!" or another message of choice.

handmade fathers day card for kids - rocket craft


To download this handmade Father's Day card craft for free click on the link below and use the discount code: rocketcard. For personal or classroom use only. Not for redistribution. All images are copyrighted. Thank you.

rocket template

Father's Day crafts - rocket craft

We hope you enjoy making this fun rocket craft with your kids! Dad is sure to love his cool handmade Father's Day card this coming Father's Day! Don't forget to check out some of our other fun Father's Day crafts.

Handmade Father's Day card. An easy rocket craft for kids. Father's day crafts with free template.

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