Reading Aloud Activity

Posted on Nov 27, 2014 | Resources

Llama Llama Red Pajama

Suggested Age: Preschool

Submitted by Hilda Comitini, State Librarian, Manoa Public Library

Book: Llama Llama Red Pajama by Anna Dewdney


Activity: Llama Craft

This adorable clothes-pin llama is an easy and inexpensive craft for kids. Decorate the llama’s pajama with your own creativity. He even stands up all by himself! Kids will love making it.


  • Template of a llama
  • Brown card stock
  • Scissors
  • 2 clip-style wooden clothespins
  • Wiggly eyes
  • Brown construction paper
  • Colored paper
  • Stickers



  1. Copy or print the llama’s body template on the brown card stock.
  2. Cut it out.
  3. Dress and decorate the llama.
  4. For the legs, attach two clothespins to the body.
  5. For the hooves, cut two pieces of dark brown construction paper and glue them to the clothespins.