Weaving (Valentine)

Chose seasonal colors to weave and cut out a seasonal object such as ornaments, flowers, animals, etc.


  • Construction paper
  • Markers/Crayons/Pencil Colors/Pencil
  • Ruler
  • Scissors
  • Glue


1 to 2 hours


Instruct students to:

  1. Divide construction paper into 2- 6” by 9” sections.
  2. Exchange 1 section of construction paper with another student for a
  3. complementary color.
  4. Cut one section into strips that are ˝ “by 9”.
  5. Make vertical cuts ˝ “apart on the other section.
  6. Weave by placing each strip over and under the slips in the 2nd color to
  7. make a checkered pattern.
  8. Glue the ends of the strips together to keep them from becoming unraveled.

Last Updated: 08/20/2013