The child cuts small snips around the edge of the paper in a fringe-like fashion.

Snipping around paper feathers

Snipping around paper feathers

Aim

The child enjoys a hands-on exploration of the topic of birds and an imaginative way to practice cutting with scissors.

Objectives

Develop:

  • fine motor co-ordination
  • concentration
  • independence

Prepare to participate in art/craft work

Age

2½+