DOUBLE SIDED FLYING, PRAYING WOOD ANGEL


This flying Christmas angel make a great ornament.

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Flying, Praying Wood Angel Ornament


This is a reminder about the angels in the Christmas story.

Easy when you follow the cutting instructions. - Remember to show the class how to cut as shown below before they go ahead.

1-8
Advent and/or Christmas

Copy of the page for each student

Crayons or colored pencils would work best to show the "Wood grain" but light color markers are ok too. Offer only light color markers - put the darak colors aside.

Scissors
Glue - tacky glue or white glue
check Yarn or string - 8 to 10 inches per child
check Optional: Glitter


Glittering the wings would add sparkle.
Use Q-tips with white glue.

Bible Reference

 

 

 

Talk about angels in the Christmas story. Do you remember the angel giving Mary the surprising message? What did the angel say?

Luke 1:26-38

Do you remember the shepherd's surprise at hearing the angels' message?What did the angels say?


The angels say this in Luke: 2:14 (KJV)
Glory to God in the highest, and on earth PEACE, good will toward men.

Talk about the angels while you color.

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1. Get an angel for each student. 2. Color the angel. Or not color it- Just color the face, feet and hands and hair. . OR color any parts that you want the same on both sides.
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3. Cutout the angel as one piece following the instruction on the sheet. Fold temporarily on the special fold line. 4. Get the string or yarn and matach the ends.
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5. Tie the loop 6. The done loop
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7. Unfold. Tape the unknotted end of theloop inside the wing about where the x is shown on the outside of the wing. Glue dot the yarn between the tape and the edge of the wing.
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8. Add glue dots on one hand, one side of the head, one wing tip and one foot. REFOLD on the line. Match the head, wing, the hands, and feet and press the glue dots together. Wipe off excess. Hold for a moment if the glue is runny. recheck often to be sure it does not separate.

all done

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This is provided as both a PDF to minimize printing issues And a web page if you rely on your browser to print it to size. It is approximately 7.5 inches wide. Click the button below the one you want .

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