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Big Dipper Craft


big dipper craft

Do you have a child who is curious about stars? Here is a great activity to teach them about the stars by creating (an edible) big dipper!

Supplies: mini marshmallows, toothpicks, black paper, chalk or marker.

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Step 1: Gather marshmallows and toothpicks in a pile to have them available.

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Step 2: Place two toothpicks through the first marshmallow and build out to make a square.

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Step 3:  Choose one corner to add the handle. Connect a few more toothpicks and marshmallows to lengthen the tail.

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Step 4: Write “Big Dipper” to the black paper. Done! (Clean-up, have a marshmallow treat!)

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