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Paper-Roll American Flag Craft










 Here's an awesomely easy and patriotic way to craft your very own star-spangled banner with your kids! A perfect American flag craft for 4th of July, Flag Day, or just teaching your kids about the USA! It looks really cool and is actually really easy too!

Supplies:
  • Cardstock
  • Red, white, & blue construction paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Pipe-cleaner (chenille stick)

Here's what you do:
  • First, draw the square and stripes on a piece of cardstock, like this (sorry it's kinda hard to see....):

  • Next, cut out strips from the red, white & blue construction paper. Mine are about 3/4"-1" wide. Make them as wide as you would like. :)
  • Roll the paper strips around a pipe-cleaner so they curl. To save time, we did like 10 at a time. (If you do a lot like this, you may need to roll each of them a little after you take them all apart--so they're smaller curls)

  • Once you have all your paper-rolls ready, put glue on the flag, one section at a time and place the rolls on the glue.



 Happy 4th of July!!

And if you're looking for more fun ways to teach kids about our great country, check out these great products on Amazon!


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