String up a Snowflake Garland:
This is a great way for little kids to practice their scissors skills and for big ones to show them off. Have them fold squares of paper in half diagonally, then in half one or two more times so they end up with small triangles. Then draw shapes around the edges and cut out. Unfold the papers and press flat. Once you've got a bunch, string them up to hang on the tree, the mantel, or over a doorway. Have a toddler? Let him "decorate" the paper with crayons, markers, or stamps before you make the cuts.
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