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How to Make a Star of David

Early Years and Primary Craft Project

By Susie Busby

 
Star of David made from craft sticks and glitter

 

You will need:

 

6 craft sticks per star
PVA glue
Glitter

 

Other equipment:

 

Glue pot and spreaders
Aprons
Splashmat
Tidy Tray

 

Instructions

 

Make two equilateral triangles by gluing the tips of the craft sticks together – leave to dry

 

Once dry glue one triangle on top of the other to form the star– leave to dry.

 

Cover your star in glue and sprinkle liberally with glitter.
 

Make sure when glitter is sprinkled that you do it over a suitable surface to capture the excess glitter so it can be reused. e.g over newspaper or a tidy tray.

 

This project gives children opportunity to practise:

 

Controlling glue
Making shapes
Controlling glitter

 

And learn about:



Cultural symbols