INSIDE: Juneteenth Windsock Craft is a fun and easy wreath craft for preschoolers and kindergarteners! It is also a great way to celebrate Juneteenth and to focus on the efforts that still remain to close gap racial inequities.
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How to Create A Juneteenth Windsock
- Grab a sheet of white paper. Fold it in half and draw the 12 point star burst. The easiest way to do this is to draw half of the star burst and then cut it out. Then cut out an outline of the burst about 1 inch wide.
- Draw a star and cut it out.
- Take a sheet of red construction paper and cut it to have a slight arc (see picture below). If you can make it slightly shorter than the blue construction paper (see picture for reference)
- Cut a thin strip of paper from the blue construction paper.
- Glue the red sheet of construction paper on the blue construction paper.
- Glue the star burst in the middle and the star in the very center.
- Wrap the blue construction around to create a cylinder. Glue the ends of the blue construction paper together.
- Cut off 3 long strips from the blue and red party streamers crepe paper
- Cut off 1 long stripe from the white party streamers or crepe paper.
- Glue these to the inside of the windsock on the bottom.
- Hang and enjoy!
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- Red cardstock
- Blue cardstock
- White cardstock
- Red and Blue crepe paper
- Glue stick
This activity is good for kids 4 years and up. My kids are 3, 3, and 6 year old.
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