canteen craftDLTK's Educational Activities
Canteen Paper Plate Craft

by Leanne Guenther



NOTE:  if you're worried about the children injuring themselves if they get the string tangled, punch the holes very close to the edge of the paper plate.  That way the plate will rip if the string gets tangled.

Judy wrote:
I work in a Civil War museum and I used your canteen craft instructions to teach children about a Civil War soldier's piece of essential equipment.  I substituted foam plates, and then covered the completed "canteen" with beige felt, to make it look like a Civil War canteen.  It turned out really great!


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