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Giant Hats

This activity describes how you and your toddler can make giant hats out of paper grocery bags.


  • 20 to 30 minutes


  • Paper grocery bag
  • Scissors
  • Glue or tape
  • Decorative items like feathers, yarn, sequins, glitter, buttons, bits of paper, or ribbon
  • Crayons or markers


  1. Draw 2 large cone hat shapes and cut them out.
  2. Tape the edges together, checking for the fit, and then decorate both sides by gluing or taping on the other items.


  • Use extra strips of paper bags to make hair by cutting it in fringes and stapling it on.
  • Make a crown or other theme hat.