Kids can create a figure using cut-out paper shamrock shapes.
By Denota DeCarlo [Denota is a teacher at Kingwood Elementary, Kingwood, WV ]
What You Need:
- shamrock patterns
[click for pattern #1] [click for pattern #2] [click for pattern #3]
- green construction paper
- Optional: black construction paper for hats and shoes
What You Do:
Trace shamrocks green construction paper.
You need: One shamrock for the head, three for each arm, five for each leg. (Teacher or students can do this step, depending on age/skill level.)
Create an oval for the body.
Students then cut the shamrocks out and paste them together to make a St. Patrick’s Day figure.