Special Post: Let’s Go Fly uses our Fortune Cookie Kit!

Paper Lacing Fortune Cookies 033KJ from Let’s Go Fly A Kite shows you how to make fortune cookies based on our R4219 Fortune Cookie Kit! The fortune cookies are hole punched along the edge to help children build their fine motor skills while threading yarn through. 

KJ’s post went out on January 28, 2011 and can be found at this link: “Fortune Cookie Lacing Activity.” Click on the title to visit the original post!

Paper Lacing Fortune Cookies 014She shows you step-by-step photos on how to make copies of the fortune cookie templates. The photos are very detailed and include a sequence on how to fold the cookie into its unique shape. You can reuse the kit many times over with her technique! Hole-punch along the outer edge and tie one end of the yarn at a hole closest to a corner. Children can thread the rest of the yarn through the remaining holes.

Paper Lacing Fortune Cookies 017Intently working away! This is a great craft to round up a unit on multiculturalism or to decorate your classroom for the Chinese New Year!

Paper Lacing Fortune Cookies 022KJ used the Chinese Kanji rubbing plate included in the set to make rubbings. Rub across a row of the Chinese characters to make a phrase in Chinese! Cut along the edge below the rubbing to make a “fortune!” You can also write your favorite fortune sayings on the strip of paper.

Paper Lacing Fortune Cookies 032Insert the fortune inside the fortune cookie. Organize a fortune cookie exchange in the classroom! Who knows what your fortune will be!

Thanks to KJ for this awesome post!

Images and original post © Let’s Go Fly A Kite.

This post was not sponsored for a review. At LittleFingersBigArt, our mission is to present to our readers and viewers the newest and most creative craft ideas that fans of Roylco have made on their own. Our goal is to allow you and other educators and parents to reuse our products in fun ways so that children always get the best educational experience from them!

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