Family Tree

  • Blue sheet of construction paper
  • Scraps of green and brown
  • Markers/Crayons/Pencil Colors/Pencil
  • Scissors
  • Glue


Approximately 1 hour


Instruct students to:

  1. Draw a large tree with many branches out of brown construction paper.
  2. Glue to blue construction paper.
  3. Cut out enough leaves to represent each person in his/her family from the green construction paper large enough to write name on it.
  4. (Siblings, parents, grandparents and possible great grandparents)
  5. Write the name of each family member a leaf.
  6. Glue the leaves to the tree in this order from bottom to top, grandparents, parents, siblings.

Last Updated: 08/20/2013