Constructing these bookmarks is great for enhancing scissor skills, fine motor development and hand eye co-ordination.

 

 

You will need:

 

  • Micador A4 drawing Paper
  • Outline of a Leaf to use as a template
  • Erasable Markers
  • early stART Safety scissors

 

 

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Step 1:

Trace a leaf template or draft a leaf onto your drawing paper. Colour in the leaf or leaves (if you are making more than one bookmark).
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Step 2: Make your mark!

Use your erasable pen to draw the veins of the leaves.
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Step 3: Cut it out!

Cut around the edge to reveal your leaf.
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Step 4: From leaf to bookworm

Grab the book your reading and use your leaf as a beautiful bookmark. No more ugly page folds!
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