What You will Need.

  • Template’s (If you received a pack from us these will be provided) Otherwise download templates here
  • Scissors
  • Craft Knife
  • Double Sided Tape (or regular tap, or strong glue)
  • Paper in various bright shades (size A4) and black,
  • Twine,
  • Ruler,
  • Numbered Flags Template,
  • Hole punch


You can download the printed instructions here and or watch the attached video.

  1. Cut out the two templates (the black topper and the colored bottom)
  2. Score the lines indicated with the dotted lines gently with the craft knife, failing this score with a pen instead.
  3. Bring the sides together and glue the tab to the inside. Sticky tap works too.
  4. Cut a piece of twine 6″ long and string through the holes at the top and bring all the sides together and tie.
  5. Bend the top tabs outward.
  6. Glue the black paper together and glue to the top of the tabs.
  7. Cut the twine pieces off.
  8. Cut out the numbered flags and punch
  9. String the bulbs together, inserting a numbered flag before the bulb.

Syllabus Links

  • Code:ACMMG088
  • Learning Area:Mathematics
  • Strand:Measurement and Geometry
  • Substrand:Shape
  • Year Level:4
  • Description:Compare and describe two dimensional shapes that result from combining and splitting common shapes, with and without the use of digital technologies
  • Code:ACMMG111
  • Learning Area:Mathematics
  • Strand:Measurement and Geometry
  • Substrand:Shape
  • Year Level:5
  • Description:Connect three-dimensional objects with their nets and other two-dimensional representations

Woolston Printing supply their exclusive brand of paper, Cobek to schools across Australia. You can read more about Cobek Card and Paper here… or purchase Cobek online here in our shop. Delivery is at a fat rate of $11 throughout Australia, and free for order over $100.

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