Make a hotdog fold. (Fold in half.)
Make a juice box. (Fold in eighths.)
Open in half. Cut down each crease to the middle fold.
Fold in half to make four flips.
*Children like to call this a “garage door” book.
Use for: sequence of a butterfly
letters and pictures that begin with the sound
before and after
parts of a plant
what’s inside an egg
mother and baby animals
sequence of your day
sets and numerals
riddles or questions and answers
animals and their homes
spelling word – picture or definition
card (“Some gifts are large. Some gifts are small.
Some gifts are round. Some gifts are tall.
But a gift from the heart is the best gift of all!)
Hint! Use longer paper and more strips to make a book about the five senses, days of the week, planets, etc.