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Newspaper Bag Making

Lots of children have been transforming old newspapers into bags! The finished bag provides an environmentally friendly alternative to a plastic bag and the process is fun and creative. When the bag is worn out it can be composted so nothing is wasted!
Picture 1 1. A box (of any size) is wrapped in newspaper.
Picture 2 2. The box is removed, leaving a bag shape.
Picture 3 3. Gift tags made from old birthday cards
Picture 4 4. The gift tag can be threaded onto handles
Picture 5 A finished bag.