To be a sparkle queen this Christmas create this glittery crown which can double up as a pretty garland too…

what you need…

  • glitter
  • sequins
  • pre cut stars
  • ribbon
  • sticky dots
  • scissors
  • glue

what to do…

  • cut ribbon to required length
  • attach the stars to the ribbon using the sticky dots
  • spread glue onto the stars and sprinkle glitter and sequins all over
  • leave to dry
  • once dry tie around your child’s head and wear as a crown

into a little dream adventure…

  • how many stars can you put onto your crown, count them as you go…
  • go out side on a clear night and look up at the stars, can you recognise any of the star constellations?
  • did you know the nearest star to earth is the sun?
  • Real stars are actually made of very hot gas of mostly hydrogen and helium
  • can your child hear the letter sounds in star and write it down? can they draw their own interpretation of a star in the night sky
  • do you know any nursery rhymes about stars?