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Career Paper Dolls

Materials

  1. Cardboard
  2. Construction paper
  3. Scissors
  4. Glue
  5. Crayons

Directions

Adult should first trace or draw some different body shapes onto the cardboard—male and female. Add facial features and hair. Discuss with your child the different careers or jobs that people have. Then let him decide which ones will apply to the cardboard shapes. Using construction paper, scissors, and glue, outfit the cardboard dolls appropriately. For example: dancer, chef, doctor, builder, or farmer.

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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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