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Level: ECE, Primary
Grades: PreK - 2 | Age: 2-8yrs | Written by: Gena Yarbrough
[Gena is an Saltillo Elementary in Saltillo, MS.]

You can create prints that look like snowflakes by using old strawberry baskets

What You Need:
What You Do:
  1. Discuss the linear quality of the baskets.
  2. With help of teacher, children cut out a circle from the bottom of the fruit basket. (The type which has a radiating pattern is best.)
  3. You should end up with a "snowflake template".
  4. Dip the template into glue in a tray.
  5. Help child lightly and gently stamp glue covered template onto paper. There should be a glue print left on the paper.
  6. Sprinkle glitter over glue "print".
  7. Shake excess glitter off.
  8. Allow to dry.
  9. Extend by writing about snow, winter, Christmas memories, etc.
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