Make a VP Badge Inspired by Kamala Harris
Learn more about our trailblazing Vice President, and prep ambitious kids to run for office with this easy and inspiring craft project!
Kamala Harris is the current Vice President of the United States of America. She’s the first woman, African American, and South Asian American ever to hold the office!
Kamala Devi Harris grew up in Oakland, California, with a politically active, immigrant family (her mother is from India and her father is from Jamaica). Kamala was exposed to the Civil Rights movement at an early age, planting the seeds for the political leader she’d become. Kamala Harris uses her voice to create positive change as a politician, activist, author, and inspiration.
In her trailblazing career, Harris has served as a number of firsts. She was the first female African American and South Asian American District Attorney of San Francisco, Attorney General of California, Senator of California, and Vice President of (the United States!
Let kids blaze their own trail and step up to lead with a fun and simple DIY Vice-President badge — Harris may have been first, but your kiddo's up next!
What You'll Need:
Template (see printable)
How to Make It:
Use markers to color a cupcake liner, then stick it directly onto the button badge with a glue stick to create the foundation of your Vice President pin.
Color, cut, and stack a few more cupcake liners on top of each other to create a ruffle effect, and glue them on to secure.
Use scissors to cut out the Vice President badge template, add some color with markers, and glue it on top of the stack of colorful cupcake liners.
They're ready to take on the world with their Kamala Harris-inspired pin!
Learn More about Kamala Harris
Print out an activity sheet with the template for this craft, as well as trivia and activities inspired by Madame Vice President herself!
FREE Rebel Girls Portrait of Kamala Harris
Download a beautifully illustrated biography of Kamala Harris from our friends at Rebel Girls.
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