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Paper Plate Wreaths

by Trish Kuffner, author of The Preschooler's Busy Book

Using a paper plate and tissue paper, your preschooler can create a wreath for Christmas decorating.


  • Green paper plate
  • Red and green tissue paper
  • Ribbon bow
  • Scissors
  • Glue


  1. Cut a hole in the center of a green paper plate.
  2. Cut or tear red and green tissue paper into small pieces.
  3. Have your child twist the paper or crumple it into small balls and glue them onto the plate.
  4. Add a ribbon bow in a contrasting color.