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Easy Paper Origami for Kids – Paper Folding Crafts

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Looking for easy paper origami for kids? These easy instructions will help your kids fold fun origami in just a few simple steps!

Have you ever tried Origami craft? Origami art is just so magical, one loves the way how a sheet of paper can be turned into something so splendid. You can make a toy or a decorative piece for your homes. You just have to use your hands and paper without any scissors and glue. It is just so fascinating. It is so much fun to make origami craft.

Any age group can learn the art of origami, so you and your kids can make this together. It also provides many educational values to children as it uses the concept of maths, geometry, etc. Kids also develop mental concentration and fine motor skills with these easy paper origami crafts.

Easy Paper Origami for Kids

1. The Origami Butterflies

Origami Butterflies - Easy Paper Origami for Kids

Make these absolutely amazing, colorful origami butterflies by folding papers in different patterns. It is also very safe and you need not worry about your kid using scissors and glue. The children will enjoy making these and also learn about the shapes and patterns such as pentagons and hexagons. It will help to develop your child’s math and reasoning ability.

2. The Origami Fish

Origami Fish

Make this lovely origami fish, just by folding the paper into triangles of different sizes as shown below in the picture. Teach your kids about triangles and measurements. Tell students about the different types of triangles such as scalene, isosceles, and equilateral triangles. You hang the fish near your aquarium, it will give a beautiful background.

3. Origami Zackiger Stern Craft

Origami Zackiger Stern Craft- Easy Paper Origami for Kids

Make this amazing 9-zackiger stern craft by following the steps shown below. Not only this but also you can make a 5 or a 7-zackiger stern using origami. It will teach your kids patience, sequencing, and spatial skills as it will help to broaden their memory regarding shapes, sizes, and locations. You can use this to decorate your Christmas tree or also put them on your door.

4. The Origami Flower

Origami Flower

Make this pretty origami flower by folding square sheets and making a petal of it. Then combine the petals to make a flower. Teach your kids and students through this craft and they can use these as toys and play and learn. This way they will be more interested to learn about things.

5. The Origami Fox

Origami Fox - Easy Paper Origami for Kids

Make this magnificent fox using a sheet of paper and your creativity. Make this craft following the steps shown in the picture. When children make such new things, they take pride in their own work. They will help their peers and develop a sense of working together. You can make many such animals and make an origami zoo for your kids and your classroom.

6. The Origami Heart

Origami Heart - Easy Paper Origami for Kids

Make this gorgeous craft and teach students the same. This one is very easy to make and you can make many of these and decorate your homes on Christmas. You can also paste these in hand made greeting cards and gift it to your loved ones. People always love such beautiful gestures that you do out of love and care.

7. The Origami Bunny

Origami Bunny

Create this cute origami bunny by folding paper in the way as shown below. By making this, you can teach children about symmetry along with shapes and also tell them that how learning these things have not only educational and scientific importance, but are also important for the craft. Teach them the uses of symmetry in our day to day lives. This way they will have more realistic learning.

8. The Origami 3D Stars

Origami 3D Stars

Make these bright and lovely stars using a strip of paper and by making a knot like structure in the picture shown below. Use these to decorate your balconies and your kid’s room. You can motivate your kids to work harder and perform better and give them a star for every good work that they do. This is a beautiful incentive.

9. The Paper Star

Paper Star - Easy Paper Origami for Kids

Make this stunning and intricate origami star following the steps show below and gift it to your loved ones. It is Japanese culture to gift origami stars to their loved ones as it represents best wishes and good luck. These origami stars represent the continuous light of the heavenly stars. This way the children learn about different cultures more enthusiastically.

10. The Origami Pyramid

Origami Pyramid - Easy Paper Origami for Kids

Create this origami pyramid following the picture tutorial shown below. Children will learn about the 3D figures and its dimensions by making these on their own and get a more clear understanding by making these for examples.

11. The Origami Butterflies

Origami Butterflies- Easy Paper Origami for Kids

As described above, you can make these origami butterflies by following the below steps and use them to decorate your room and classrooms. Origami can be learned at any age group and thus, it will also act as therapy, it helps to destress and als0 makes you creative.

12. The Origami Puppy

Origami Puppy - Easy Paper Origami for Kids

You can make this cute origami puppy following the below instructions. You can make several animals and their younger ones similarly, write what they are called and put it in your child’s room, this way children and students will memorize the names through a very enjoyable lesson and will always remember them just by looking at them if it is put in the classes or their rooms.

13. The three-dimensional figures

three-dimensional figures - Easy Paper Origami for Kids

Need an interesting way to teach boring geometry and math classes? You can use origami to make these 3D figures such as cube, cuboid, sphere, pyramid, hexagon, pentagon, octagon, etc. Teach children about the number of sides and the angles of polygons using these. Due to more realistic learning, they will have such things stored in their minds and will not forget them easily.

14. The origami zoo

origami zoo

As mentioned above, make various origami animals or faces of animals and teach your kids about the same. You can tell stories to your students and your kids using these origami animals and help them enhance their imaginative skills. Demonstrate a few and then ask children to make a few on their own and tell their own stories using these.

15. The Origami Cartoons

Origami Cartoons

 Who does not love cartoons? Be it, kids or adults, everyone watches or has watched cartoons. Why not try to connect with your kids more. Make these wonderful origami cartoons of angry birds and minions. Enhance your and your kids’ abilities through this fun learning process and decorate them in your art and craft area.

A number of technological advances have come from insights obtained through this paper folding technique. The small number of basic origami folds can be combined in a variety of ways to make intricate designs. It does not involve the use of cuts, glues, or markings of paper and thus, is a very detailed and creative art.

Go on and try some of these easy paper origami for kids. Connect to us in the comments section and also tell us what you like and if there is something you want us to post about. Do visit our website and other posts as well to find more amazing ideas and works.

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