Paper Chains


  1. Colored construction paper
  2. Scissors
  3. Glue, paste, or stapler


Cut paper into one-by-four-inch strips. Glue or staple the ends of the first strip to make a ring. Thread the next strip through this ring and glue the ends together. Continue threading the strips through the previous rings until the chain reaches the desired length, or you run out of paper. The chain can be used for holiday or birthday decoration.


From 365 Days of Creative Play by Sheila Ellison & Judith Gray. Copyright © 2005 by Sheila Ellison & Judith Gray. All rights reserved. Used by arrangement with Sourcebooks, Inc.

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