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DLTK's Crafts for Kids
Autumn Scissor Skills Projects

This is a great project to use when you are first introducing a child to scissors.  It requires single "snips" only.

Our cousin Sierra (4) did a great job on this leaf and football.

You can make this appropriate for older children (kindergarten and up) by asking them to fill their templates with a particular type of shape (squares, rectangles, triangles, polygons, etc)

Leaf Scissor Skills
 
Football Scissor Skills Craft

Materials:

  • children's scissors,
  • construction paper -- you can choose the color ahead of time or let the kids pick their own
  • glue,
  • paper and printer

Instructions:

ex:  scissor instructions
 

scissor instructions

Craft Templates:

Leaf Template

Football Template