Vegetable Scherenschnitte

Second Grade Arts & crafts Activities: Vegetable Scherenschnitte

What You Need:

  • Construction paper (various colors)
  • Pencil
  • Scissors
  • Stick glue
  • Cutting mat

What You Do:

  1. Select the colour you would like for your background and then set the construction paper aside.
  2. Pick your vegetables. Root vegetables, carrots and onions work best for this project. Use a pencil to draw out the different parts of each of your selected vegetables on the colored sheets of construction paper. Each vegetable should contain roots, a stem and leaves.
  3. Use scissors to cut out each plant part.
  4. Assemble all of the plant parts onto the background and glue them into place. What other things could you display using scherenschnitte?

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