May Day Baskets

  • Construction paper
  • Construction paper scraps
  • Markers/Crayons/Pencil Colors/Pencil
  • Scissors
  • Glue/Staples
  • Hole punch
  • Twine/Yarn/Ribbon


Under 1 hour


Instruct students to:

  1. Draw and cut out a circle with a 9 diameter from the sheet of construction paper.
  2. Decorate one side of the circle using coloring, construction paper, etc.
  3. Curl the paper plate into a cone shape.
  4. Glue/tape in place.
  5. Hole punch two holes in the top of the container opposite each other
  6. Attach a length so you can hang the basket on the door handle.
  7. Fill with handmade flowers from art/craft projects.

Last Updated: 08/20/2013