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This Earth Day Paper Plate created by Valerie of MakingFriends.com is a great craft to do with youngsters while discussing the importance of preserving our planet.
Paint a paper plate blue, let dry.
Paint or color the craft stick with a brown marker. Glue the craft stick onto the bottom of the plate.
Take pieces of tissue paper crumble them and glue on top of the craft stick to look like a tree.
Glue red tri-beads onto the tree.
Glue the foam hands around the edge of the paper plate. You can make some out of construction paper.
With a marker write "Earth Day" on the hands.
Take a piece of satin cord and make a loop.
Glue to the back of the plate to hang.