We are making rain sticks for Earth Day and I thought we should have Indian headbands to go with it. This way we can go outside with our rain sticks and headbands and do a rain dance! This site Kidscraftzone has the feather template I used and directions on how to make a headband.
What you need:
Colored cardstock paper, and brown construction paper, glue stick and hot glue gun, scissors and feather template(to print out your feathers). If you want you could freehand the feathers? I am not that good:-)
What to do:
I took my brown construction paper and glued it to white cardstock to make it stronger. Then cut out 2 strips and wrapped it around my sons head to fit. Went back and glued it with glue stick and glue gun. Then I printed out the feather template on 4 colors of cardstock and cut out. Last glued the feathers to the headband. Now it's time for a rain dance!
We have found that our headbands have come in handy for thanksgiving too!
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