Make Patterned Shamrock Art



  1. Have your child draw several shamrocks on the white and green paper. She can either draw free hand or use a template or stencil. To make the template, draw a shamrock onto the cardboard and cut it out. Trace around it to use.
  2. Have our child cut out the shamrocks from the construction paper.
  3. Ask your child to arrange the shamrock cut-outs in a pattern on the light colored piece of paper.
  4. Help your child glue the shamrock cut-outs in place. Set aside to dry completely.

Discuss: Collect different types of compound leaves around your neighbourhood.

Quiz: What function do leaves perform in a plant?