Paper Spider Webs

Cut these spider webs out of paper and use them to decorate for Halloween.  After you have made a few, you can try to make smaller ones or large ones from newspaper or trash bags.

 You will need:

1.  Spider web pattern

2.  Paper

3.  Scissors

4.  A iron (optional)

Paper spider webs in autumn colors
A piece of paper folded into eigths

 1.  Fold the paper.

Fold the paper into fourths and then fold it again.

A pattern over a piece of paper

2.  Position the pattern.

Cut out the pattern and place it over the folded paper.

A spdier web cut from paper

3.  Cut out the web.

Cut around the pattern and then unfold the paper.

Spider webs decorating a table

 4.  Finish the spider web.

To get the web to lie flat, iron it with an iron on a low setting.

 

Crafts

Use a common gingerbread man cookie cutter to make this Halloween treat

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