Use this mobile to inspire historical research or to complement an oral report.
- Westcott 5” Kids scissors
- three 9" paper plates
- three 2" lengths of yarn
- three 5" lengths of yarn
- tagboard sheet
- markers or crayons
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Cut the center from each paper plate. Color the rim of each plate.
On the tagboard, draw or write three important facts related to an invention and its inventor. Cut them out.
Staple a two-inch length of yarn to the top of each cutout. Then position each cutout in the center of a paper plate rim; staple the yarn to the rim so the cutout is suspended in the middle.
Connect the three plates with two of the five-inch yarn pieces, stapling them in place. Loop the remaining yarn piece to make a hanger and staple it to the top plate.
Adult supervision is recommended when children use scissors.
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