Materials needed: Paper, Coloring Utensils, Scissors
Paper fortune tellers have been a classroom favorite for years. In this craftivity, you also get to make a game to take home! These paper fortunes tell people’s future and give you a chance to show some creativity with your match. These are fun and give you something to take home and show your families.
Step 1: Make your paper a perfect square
Step 2: Fold all 4 corners to the center of the paper.
Step 3: Flip the paper square over
Step 4: Flip all 4 corners to the center of the paper (again).
Step 5: Fold your new (smaller) square in half
Step 6: Slide your fingers under all 4 flaps using both thumbs and pointer fingers
Step 7: Pinch pointer finger and thumb together and push both toward the center
Step 8: Assign each small square on the outside a color and decorate the outside of your fortune teller
Step 9: Number the outside of each triangle on the other side of your fortune teller
Step 10: Make up your own fun fortunes and write them on the inside of each triangle
For more detailed instructions and rules for the fortune teller game, check out this blog.