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Make A Patriotic Parade Stick

Everybody loves a parade and wants to participate. This fun Parade stick can be made for a whole class or just the members of your family. A fun craft project to stimulate conversation about our patriotic holidays and what they mean.

Supplies

Red, White and Blue Crepe Paper Streamers
Newspaper
Glue Stick
Tape
Scissors

Instructions

Roll a piece of newspaper tightly into a slim, long cone. Wrap tape around cone in several places to strengthen. Wrap cone completely with white crepe paper, gluing in place. Cut a 5' length of red crepe paper in half lengthwise. Wrap diagonally around cone, spacing as shown in picture. Glue in place.

Cut five 4' lengths of blue crepe paper. Fold in half. Tape folded ends securely around wider cone end. Print out star pattern. Cut out stars and glue to blue streamers.Roll a piece of newspaper tightly into a slim, long cone. Wrap tape around cone in several places to strengthen. Wrap cone completely with white crepe paper, gluing in place. Cut a 5' length of red crepe paper in half lengthwise. Wrap diagonally around cone, spacing as shown in picture. Glue in place.

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Terri Bose of MakingFriends.com

Terri is the creator of makingfriends.com, freekidscrafts.com, scoutswaps.com and badginabag.com. Her work is republished all over the internet and is considered the queen of kids crafts.

Patterns, Templates and Printables

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