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Paper Cut Tiger Template - Lunar New Year

Teach Starter Publishing
PDF | 1 page | Grades: 1 - 2

Hone fine motor skills with this tiger-themed cutting activity for Lunar New Year.

Celebrate 2022: The Year of the Tiger

This fun cutting activity will be a hit in your Lunar New Year lessons!

Students will fold the tiger along the centerline. The tiger face includes natural lines they’ll cut along with their scissors.

When your students are done, you’ll have a jungle full of feisty felines that make a striking ‘Year of the Tiger’ classroom display!

Create More Curriculum Connections

Extend this activity far beyond Lunar New Year with additional lessons like these.

🐯 Open a lesson on symmetry by talking about the stripes’ pattern.

🐯 The tiger has many stripes…why? Discuss the tiger’s amazing ability to camouflage itself in a science lesson on animal adaptations.

🐯 Create some abstract art—What other shapes can you make by cutting?

Easily Prepare This Resource for Your Students

Print on colored paper or cardboard. To turn this into a group activity, place all pieces in a folder or large envelope for easy access.

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