Age Group: 7 Year Old
Origami for 7 Year Olds
Origami is a great activity for 7 year old kids where parents can interact and be creative at the same time. Once you find out how to do easy origami, your kids will spend many hours mastering simple designs like a boat, a butterfly, a hat, a plane or a hopping frog. When the kids have mastered these ones, they can then try one of the most difficult being the origami Dragon. With plenty of origami videos available on the internet, you and your kids can become very good at origami in just a few hours.
How to make an Origami Dog
Below is a great video with instruction on how to make a basic origami dog. Making easy origami animals is a great way to get started and keep the kids entertained.
How to make an Origami Crane
The second video below is of a paper origami crane. This requires a few more folds but is impressive once completed.
How to make an Origami Butterfly
This next video is 7 minutes long but you will learn through simple instructions how to make an Origami Butterfly.
How to Make an Origami Gift Box
Once you have made an origami dog, crane and butterfly, you might like to make an origami gift box to store your creations. This next video runs through the key steps in about 5 minutes.