China Craft ~ Paper Lantern
This craft was a fun and easy addition to our China studies this week.
- Construction paper or cardstock
- Decoration items like jewels, ribbon, markers etc
STEP 1: Fold an 8.5 x 11 piece of cardstock in half long ways. Cut horizontal slices every inch starting from the folded side and stopping about 1” from the other end.
STEP 2: Cut a 1 x 11 inch strip from another piece of cardstock for the handle
STEP 3: Unfold cut paper and decorate as you like:
STEP 4: Roll decorated lantern together and staple ends, then staple on handle to inside of lantern.
Enjoy! Use the lanterns to decorate your classroom, or dinner table!
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