Swan Craft

Make a swan craft from a paper plate and white paper.

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First fold the paper plate in half. Then cut hand prints out of white paper.  Cut a long isosceles triangle from the white paper and fold it in half, then fold the tip of the triangle down to make a head.

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Staple the hand prints to the back side of the paper plate to make a tail.  Glue on a triangle beak in orange and googly eyes if you like.

Use this craft when learning about swans. You can also use it when reading a book or tale about swans.  Check out these titles:

       The Ugly Duckling (Caldecott Honor Book)     The Trumpet of the Swan (full color)     The Summer of the Swans     The Wild Swans   Swan Lake

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