Simple Pleasures: Making Paper Chains

Paper ChainsOne day on a whim, I bought a pack of metallic paper strips from our local craft store. It sat untouched in our craft closet for a couple of weeks.  On a recent rainy day, I pulled them out, left them on the table and voila!—they turned out to be the source of a fun-filled afternoon…Fine Motor SkillsThe process of making the paper chains was great for strengthening the girls’ fine-motor skills and their hand-eye coordination.

When they were finished the girls…

Measuringmeasured themselves… Counting Ringscounted the rings…

Measuring Ringsmeasured the whole chain…

Room Decorations…and enjoyed decorating their room!