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Age range: 5-7 | 7-11
Duration: 60 or more mins
  • D & T
  • Maths

How to make Christmas crackers

Use design and technology skills to use a 2D net to make a 3D Christmas cracker and hat for friends and family

In this Christmas STEM activity for kids, students will learn how to make Christmas crackers from 2D nets.

This free IET resource will teach students to understand how 2D nets can be assembled into 3D objects, structures and products.

A free maths worksheet and 2D template net is provided below.

Oh ho ho, and please do share your experiment highlights with us @IETeducation! #SantaLovesSTEM

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