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Making collages from magazines can be simplified for pre schoolers. They love glue and sticking so this activity is a winner.

Time: 15 minutes
Age: Under 5's
Level: Easy

Materials
Cardboard
Magazine
Glue
Paintbrush
Marker pen
Scissors

Method
Cut a magazine into different sized strips or let your child rip up pieces. My son isn't quite 3 yet so while the ripping was fun the pieces were a bit too scrunched to use.



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Cut strips of magazine for younger kids and let slightly older children rip their own into different sized pieces. You could also use coloured paper


Use a piece of cardboard for the base ( we used a piece of a cereal box).
Let your toddler spread glue all over the cardboard.



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More glue please


Have fun sticking on strips of magazine and apply some extra glue over the top to make sure it's all stuck down.



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Leave to dry.
The magazine collage makes an interesting piece of art on it's own but you could go one step further.



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Draw an outline of anything from a simple circle to an elephant and cut it out.

Categories
#Under 5s
#Easy
#Magazine
#Collage
#Elephant
#Animals
#Cheap
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