Christmas Tree Cutting Wreaths

We made paper wreaths to practice cutting skills and to celebrate Christmas! (If you can use other colors if there are students that don’t celebrate Christmas)

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TeachMagically Christmas Craft Wreath
How easy and fun is it!  

Check out the step by step pictures and directions!

1st– Fold a piece of 9X12 green construction paper in half…hot dog fold (down vertical middle)!
TeachMagically Christmas Craft Wreath
2nd-Fold it again…hot dog style.
TeachMagically Christmas Craft Wreath
3rd-Open…it should now be folded in half with folded edge pointed towards belly.  The open edge is away from the body and there is a folded line running horizontally across the paper.
TeachMagically Christmas Craft Wreath
4th– Cut straight lines from the folded paper edge to the folded middle line.  Be sure to cut right to the middle line!  “Touch the middle line!”
TeachMagically Christmas Craft Wreath
5th Keep cutting equal size lines!  Thumb up, elbow in!
TeachMagically Christmas Craft Wreath
6th-Keep going until the end! 
TeachMagically Christmas Craft Wreath

TeachMagically Christmas Craft Wreath
7th– Open paper.
TeachMagically Christmas Craft Wreath
8th-Fold 2 outer edges to touch in the middle.
TeachMagically Christmas Craft Wreath
TeachMagically Christmas Craft Wreath




Now the tricky part of the Christmas Wreath!
9th-Fold into a triangular prism.
TeachMagically Christmas Craft Wreath
10th– Staple edges!
TeachMagically Christmas Craft Wreath

11th-Decorate

TeachMagically Christmas Craft Wreath

Cutting Skills Sheet

It is so important to practice scissor skills! Click to get a copy of the cutting guide!

Cutting Guide fro Teach Magically

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This Post Has 11 Comments

  1. TechTeacherPto3

    These are a great idea! Will store this away for next year.

    1. Debora Marines

      Thanks!

  2. Wild Child’s Mossy Oak Musings

    Fund craft!

    1. Debora Marines

      Thanks!

  3. Miss R

    This is adorable!! Thank you for providing pictures!! ( I am a visual learner!! )

    1. Debora Marines

      You are welcome!

  4. Unknown

    Love this activity! Looks great!

    1. Debora Marines

      Thanks!

  5. Julie

    Thank you for sharing! 🙂

    1. Debora Marines

      You are welcome!

  6. Samantha Marines

    I love this activity!! Can't wait to try this at home!

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