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under5s - newspaper dolls
  • Cut out a 2 dimensional head and neck from card.
  • Roll sheets of newspaper into 7 tubes.
  • Arrange tubes into the shape of a 'matchstick' person.
  • Secure arms and legs to body with rubber bands.
  • Children can make features, hair from wool/wood shavings/curled paper. 
  • Provide lengths of material in variety of colours, textures and patterns & some glue. The children can then 'dress' their own doll.