Paper Plate Flower Craft

This simple-to-make poinsettia is made from a paper plate and a child's handprint cutouts.

Supplies needed:

  • A paper plate

  • Red, green and yellow construction paper

  • Scissors

  • Glue (or a stapler)

Trace a child's hand on red and green paper construction paper.
Cut out the hand tracings.
Glue or staple a circle of green handprint tracings (fingers pointing outwards) around the outside of the plate.
Glue or staple a second circle of red handprint tracings (fingers pointing outwards) just inside the first circle.
Glue or staple a third circle of red handprint tracings at the center of the plate.
Glue a small paper circle


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