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Book Tree

Your kids will grow to love reading with this book tree. Crafting and reading are a good combination of activities.


Construction paper: brown and assorted leaf colors
Low-temp glue gun
Fine-point permanent markers in assorted colors


Tape sheets of brown construction paper together. Draw and cut out tree shape.

Glue twigs to tree trunk.

Cut leaf shapes from assorted colors of construction paper. Write title of book and author on a leaf for each one you’ve read.

Glue leaves onto the tree, adding a new leaf after each book read.

This craft reprinted courtesy of WomensDay.com.

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