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Out of space? Make a rocket collage with your kids that is outer space!

Need more space? Take a trip into outer space making a rocket collage with your kids.

Use different colours of paper and different materials to create various effects.

Paint pictures of planets and space creatures to form murals.

Sam

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Materials: Tin foil, black card, various coloured paper, yellow crepe paper, red crepe paper, PVA glue, paper glue, scissors.
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Step 1: Draw a grid of 10 green 10 white squares (approx 2cm by 2cm).
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Step 2: Cut out 20 squares of equal size.
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Step 3: Have fun at this stage with patterning!!
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Step 4: Glue squares on a backing card as shown.
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Step 5: Draw an outline of the jet blasters at the base of the rocket.
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Step 6: Tear small pieces of crepe paper (I used yellow and red) and scrunch them in tight balls.
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Step 7: Stick the scrunched balls into the outline.
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Step 8: Cut 2 larger triangles 6cm by 3cm.
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Step 9: Cut out star and moon shapes from the tin foil.
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Step 10: Cut 2 small triangles 3cm by 2 cm.
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Step 11: Cut a third triangle with a base of 4cm for the top of the rocket. Glue the moon and stars around the rocket. Hang and display!!

¬†Quote for the day …
“We tend to forget that happiness doesn’t come as a result of getting something we don’t have, but rather recognizing and appreciating what we do have”
Frederick Keonig

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